How to carve a Halloween pumpkin?

pumpkin halloween ideas
pumpkin halloween ideas

Inherent part of Halloween is the pumpkin, in particular, carved  pumpkins with light. It, according to ancient belief, repels evil spirits from your house on the day of All Saints. Today, therefore, learn to carve a face on a pumpkin.

You will need:

Pumpkin
Knife
Spoon
Pattern with a face
Shiloh (thick needle)
Scraper (blade)

Instruction

Step 1: Choose the most beautiful, the most proportionate, round and orange pumpkins. With a knife, cut out a hole in the pumpkin. If you do use a candle for light, cut a hole near the top of the stalk, if a jar / glass with flashlights, it is best to cut a hole in the bottom of the pumpkin.

Step 2: Use a scraper or spoon clean out the seeds and pulp from the pumpkin.

 

pumpkin halloween ideas

Step 3: Use a ready-made template, or draw his own marker on paper. Glue the pattern to the pumpkin with tape and transfer the pattern on the pumpkin by piercing awl outline of the picture.

Step 4: With  knife (or any sharp knife with a short blade) cut out the pattern on the pumpkin, following the contour of the punctured holes.

 

pumpkin halloween ideas

Step 5: When the face on the pumpkin is ready, it’s time to light it. The brightest light can be obtained using string lights – wrap it around a small jar and insert into the pumpkin.  You can also put a candle (or a candle) inside the pumpkin, put a candle in a glass cup and leave the top of the pumpkin open for ventilation. Another alternative would be a small flashlight.

 

pumpkin halloween ideas
Use for cutting smileys on pumpkins.

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