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Use your Tombow art supplies for a darling Halloween decoration! Make a pumpkin tea light jar for the perfect accent on the table or porch for the holiday. This fun craft is easy to do and doesn't take long at all.

Make a Pumpkin Tea Light for Halloween

Hi Tombow crafters, Natalie from Doodlecraft here. Use your Tombow art supplies for a darling Halloween decoration! Make a pumpkin tea light jar for the perfect accent on the table or porch for the holiday. This fun craft is easy to do and doesn’t take long at all.

Supplies Needed for Pumpkin Tea Light: Glass Jar Tea Light Tombow Dual Brush Pen (Orange 905) Tombow MONO Aqua Liquid Glue Blending Palette Tombow MONO Twin Permanent Marker Paintbrush

Supplies Needed for Pumpkin Tea Light:

Upcycle a glass jar using the Tombow Dual Brush Pen and MONO Aqua Liquid Glue.

Step 1: Mix the Liquid Color

Begin by coloring a hefty amount of ink on the Blending Palette with the Dual Brush Pen 905.

Step 1: Mix the Liquid Color Begin by coloring a hefty amount of ink on the Blending Palette with the orange Dual Brush Pen.

Then, squeeze out some of the MONO Aqua Liquid Glue on the blending palette.

Then squeeze out some of the MONO Aqua Liquid Glue on the blending palette.

Step 2: Paint Color on Jar

Now, use the paintbrush to blend the glue with the ink. Then, paint the orange glue all over the inside of the jar.

Step 2: Paint Color on Jar Now use the paintbrush to blend the glue with the ink. Then paint the orange glue all over the inside of the jar.

Let the jar dry and then repeat the process for a darker orange finish.

Let the jar dry and then repeat the process for a darker orange finish.

The liquid glue dries completely clear, so the touch of color from the Dual Brush Pen gives it a ghostly and watery finish. Let the glue dry for at least four hours.

The liquid glue dries completely clear, so the touch of color from the Dual Brush Pen gives it a ghostly, watery finish. Let the glue dry for at least 4 hours.

Step 3: Jack-O-Lantern Face

Finally, use the Tombow MONO Twin Permanent Marker to draw a little jack-o-lantern face on the front of the jar. Triangle eyes are my favorite! What will your pumpkin face look like?

Step 3: Jack-O-Lantern Face Finally use the Tombow MONO Twin Permanent Marker to draw a little jack-o-lantern face on the front of the jar. Triangle eyes are my favorite! What will your pumpkin face look like?

This is a great way to upcycle old jars. Create a little pumpkin patch of cute character tea lights. Take it a step further with some gold leaf. Check out this post.

This is a great way to upcycle old jars--baby food jars, mason jars, all those glass jars piling up! Create a little pumpkin patch of cute character tea lights. Take it a step further with some gold leaf--check out this post.

Add a tea light inside and shut off the lights. Perfect as an alternative to the mess of carving pumpkins.

Add a tea light inside and shut off the lights. Perfect as an alternative to the mess of carving pumpkins.

Make your own and share them on social media! Don’t forget to tag @tombowusa and @doodlecraft so we can cheer you along!

Use your Tombow art supplies for a darling Halloween decoration! Make a pumpkin tea light jar for the perfect accent on the table or porch for the holiday. This fun craft is easy to do and doesn't take long at all.


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