Gather all supplies.
Place the pumpkin outside on a towel then cover the stem.
Spray black paint on the pumpkin from 1-2 feet away and apply 3-4 layers. Wait 4+ hours for paint to dry completely.
After the paint has dried, tape the stencil down and cover edges with paper to avoid mixing paint colors.
Spray gold/glitter from 1-2 feet away and do 3-4 layers. Wait 4+ hours for paint to dry.
After all the paint has dried overnight, take off the stencil.
Tie ribbon around the stem.