60+ Easy and Creative Pumpkin Painting Ideas for Halloween, Fall

It’s that time of the year when pumpkins are going to become vital for Halloween decorations and to add style and fun to fall decorating. Carving pumpkins is the biggest fad but it’s not for everyone. If you have an artistic bend, try painting pumpkins to showcase them everywhere – indoors or outdoors – as your decorating needs may demand.

You can paint pumpkins in any form or color, any theme or pattern, so involve your kids in the activity. The end result can be anything from scary to cute but the reaction you’ll get from the guests coming over will surely make your day.

We have listed a few easy pumpkin painting ideas for your inspiration that can be left alone for long after the spookiness is gone and the colors of fall invade us.

90s neon splatter pumpkins

Buffalo check painted pumpkin

Polka Dot pumpkins

Polka Dot painted pumpkins

Image: Brit

Coastal themed painted pumpkin

Easy pumpkin painting ideas 2020

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DIY boho chic painted pumpkins

Crackle paint pumpkin

Crackle paint pumpkin

Image: BHG

DIY donut pumpkins

DIY donut pumpkins

Image: Studio DIY

Bubble gum machine painted pumpkin

Farmhouse style white painted pumpkins

Painted mini pumpkins

Painted mini pumpkins

Image: Pinterest

Pastel-colored pumpkins

Easy and Creative Pumpkin Painting Ideas for Halloween

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Easy pumpkin painting ideas 2020

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Pastel pumpkins for Halloween

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Spray painted pumpkin

Whitewashed pumpkins

Metallic two-toned pumpkin

DIY emoji painted pumpkin

Tribal Inspired Pumpkins

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Boo pumpkin

No-carve little mermaid pumpkin

Pumpkin mummified

Mummy painted pumpkin

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Nightmare Before Christmas painted pumpkins

Nightmare Before Christmas painted pumpkins

Image: Ja Monkey

Minions for outdoor fun

Stitched-patched for Halloween

The subtle unicorn you’d want

Unicorn pumpkin painting

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Dripped in paint

Zombie style

Zombie pumpkin painting

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Monsters to scare kids

Painted monster pumpkin

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Poisoned apple

Captain Marvel is everyone’s favorite

Chinoiserie pumpkins

Chinoiserie Pumpkins are the Classiest Halloween Decorating Trend

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Galaxy on the pumpkin

Weathered teal pumpkin

Weathered teal pumpkins

Image: Twitchetts

Sally styled

Plum ombre display

Harry Potter pumpkin

Harry Potter pumpkin painting

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Sugar skull, light and sweet

Jack Skellington Halloween pumpkin

Bright blue cookie monster

No carve pumpkin Frankenstein

Pumpkins painted with cute faces

Marbled indigo pumpkins

Starry night pumpkin

Spider web on the pumpkin

Black cat pumpkins

Painted witch pumpkin for Halloween

Gold painted pumpkin décor

Black for beautification

Gingham painted pumpkin

Subtle and pink

Brushstroke pumpkin

Easy pumpkin painting ideas 2020

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Copper top pumpkin

Chalk painted pumpkin

Easy pumpkin painting ideas 2020

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Chalkboard pumpkins

Chalkboard pumpkins

Image: Mom Always Finds Out

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Patterns on pumpkins

Candy corn pumpkin

Candy corn painted pumpkin

Image: Mom 4 Real

Easy pumpkin painting ideas 2020

Image: Long Island Weekly

Painted floral

Hand-painted floral pumpkin

Image: Instagram @the_chabbys

Chevron & gold pumpkins

Glittered chevron pumpkins

Star Wars-themed for the force in us

Easy and Creative Pumpkin Painting Ideas for Halloween

Image: DIY Candy

Easy pumpkin painting ideas 2020

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Light-hearted and sweet

Cute painted pumpkins

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Ghosts are downright scary

Ghost painted pumpkins

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Creating a desert oasis

Glow in the dark pumpkins

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