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Halloween Pumpkin Balloons

A gaggle of helium-filled jack-o'-lantern balloons hovers near the refreshment table. The simple features are drawn onto the inflated balloons with permanent marker. Choose an assortment of geometric shapes that are easy to create freehand.

materials

  • Balloons (Pictured: Latex Balloons in Orange and Yellow, 24 inch, $5 for 4, partycity.com)

  • Black permanent marker

steps

  1. Inflate balloon with helium. (Tip: A helium tank is easy to use when inflating latex balloons. To use, slide a balloon onto the nozzle—specially designed to grip the balloon by the neck—fill to desired size, remove, and tie off.)

  2. Draw freehand facial features onto inflated balloons with a permanent marker.

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