We know it's getting close to trick-or-treating time and we're here to rescue you from a boring, un-carved pumpkin. Your gourd deserves a great design and you deserve the pumpkin seeds. Click below to get some free tips and templates!
In the wet and moldy Pacific Northwest we usually save our pumpkin carving for the last minute. Not because we want to. The fact is early pumpkin carving around here usually leads to squishy, moldy pumpkins in a matter of days.
With that being said, it's not too late to carve out your designs with some handy templates. There are some great online resources for free, printable pumpkin carving patterns. Just keep in mind that the best tools will make the job easier. Here are some tool suggestions:
Small serrated knife
Carving tool such as a linoleum cutter
Drill for making holes
Need some pumpkin seed recipes? Visit 101 Cookbooks for some delicious ideas.
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