The Pumpkin Carving Guide


lee , reporter

The Pumpkin Carving Guide

When carving a pumpkin, it is very important to follow the pumpkin carving process. The process is very easy to follow, but when not followed correctly the pumpkin can turn out awful.

The key to carving a great pumpkin is a to find a great carving design. To find ideas try using the internet and pamphlets sometimes even the newspaper has ideas that people use. Some of the greatest carving ideas came from the most out of the box ideas, so think big and know that when carving a pumpkin anything is possible.

The next step is carving the perfect pumpkin is find the right pumpkin for your design. You don’t want to get a pumpkin that is too large for your ideas, but you also don’t want to get one that is too small. It helps to have a stencil of your pumpkin design to help you pick the pumpkin of perfect per portions.

After you have your pumpkin carving design and pumpkin itself you then need to clean out the pumpkin. Start by cutting a hole in the top of the pumpkin. Then scoop all the seeds and stuff out. Leaving a hallow and clean pumpkin.

Next it is all based of your artistic skills. Because this is where the carving begins. If you are a beginner or new to carving I hope you chose a simple carving design because if not, you will so find out you are in for a trip. It helps to sketch out your ideas onto the pumpkin before you start cutting.

After you have carved your ideas into your pumpkin and you are satisfied buy your work you are complete. Get a candle and place it inside the pumpkin and your pumpkin is now carved to the best standards.