How to make pumpkin teeth white?

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How to make pumpkin teeth white?

Postby amandap80 » Thu Oct 20, 2011 5:34 pm

I found this guy on extreme pumpkins:
http://www.extremepumpkins.com/omnivore-pumpkin.html
I want to use one of my larger, evil lumpy ones to do this. What are the community thoughts on how to make the teeth white? Acrylic paint?
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Postby CombichristGirl » Thu Oct 20, 2011 8:53 pm

yep :) let the teeth dry out a little bit then apply white over it and it will help seal it some
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Postby CorpseBride » Fri Oct 21, 2011 4:55 pm

Yup! I did it last year on one of my kins (sorry no photo as my camera busted just after Halloween). I just painted the teeth with 2 coats of white glue to seal then use acrylic craft paint. Then I sealed it again with a little more white glue. Didn't budge a bit!
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Postby amandap80 » Tue Oct 25, 2011 12:44 pm

Thanks all!
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