Process Art & Picture Books: PUMPKIN Complete Materials List

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Books we paired with Process Art…

  1. “The Itsy Bitsy Pumpkin” by Sonali Fry
  2. “Stumpkin” by Lucy Ruth Cummins
  3. “Pick a Pumpkin” by Patricia Toht
  4. “How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?” by Margaret McNamara

Materials We Used…

  1. A Mini Pumpkin for each person
  2. At least 1 large pumpkin for carving
  3. Cardstock paper – You could use watercolor paper but it’s more expensive, or regular copy paper but doesn’t hold up as well.
  4. Paint (Orange, Green, & any other colors you desire) – Any kind can work, we used tempera paint but in the past acrylic has worked just fine too. 
  5. A paintbrush
  6. Tray
  7. Washable Markers
  8. Water
  9. Baby wipes or Damp Cloth
  10. Squeeze Bottles or Plastic Shot glasses (optional)
  11. Paper cups (optional)
  12. Wax paper (optional)
  13. Hole puncher (optional)
  14. Ribbon (optional)
  15. Small bowls
  16. Sponge
  17. Laundry detergent (optional)
  18. Blacklight (optional)
  19. Pencil
  20. Knife
  21. Spoon
  22. Newspaper (optional)
  23. Food Coloring
  24. Scissors
  25. Glue