October 16, 2012

painting pumpkins

It's Pumpkin Painting Time here in the Bishop house!!
Last year we painted some BIG pumpkins! {Click here} to see those beauties.
This year, we opted for the adorable "little jack pumpkins" from Trader Joes ($0.99 each!).
Here we are, getting everything ready...

Miss Ava painted her pumpkin like a pro!...

E's technique was to paint each section of the pumpkin a different color.
It is amazing to see his growth in just one year, both physically and artistically!
Such a big 5yr old!!!

My precious little Owen had a blast painting his pumpkin blue.
Mostly blue :)
I know this picture shows other colors but then he covers it all up with blue.
When I asked him if he wanted to use another color, 
his response was "yes, more blue Mommy."
I love him.

And here are the finished pumpkins, all in a row...

Happy Harvest to you all!!!


2 comments:

  1. They look beautiful all sitting on your mantle. What a lovely family tradition!

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  2. What a great creative moment with your adorable children. You have budding artists on your hands. And...how brilliant that you put the paint in an egg carton. You are one smart momma!

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Thanks for the comment!! :)