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Painted Acorns and a Happy Halloween Party Table

Give your home the festive feelings of fall. Painted acorns can bring the beauty of the season into any home.

  • Author: Jessica

Ingredients

  • Acorns
  • Foam brushes
  • Acrylic paint colours (autumn shades)
  • Wax paper

Instructions

  1. Find acorns in varying sizes.
  2. Preheat oven to 200 F (93 C).
  3. Place acorns on a tinfoil-covered baking sheet. Bake for 20 minutes. Set aside until cooled.
  4. Add a small amount of water to acrylic paint.
  5. Using a foam brush, paint the acorns. If you have trouble getting paint on the inside, thin paint with more water.
  6. When the acorns are painted, place them on a sheet of wax paper to dry. Within 24 hours, the acorns will be dry.
  7. Display the painted acorns.