Power Carving

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

Power Carving

The banner ad for Dremel up there at the top of Curbly got me longing to pull out my underused Dremel. Now there's a tool that's full of all sorts of DIY design potential, but not fired up very often. Pumpkin carving came right to mind, and before I knew it, I was face to face with the Dremel Pumpkin Carving Kit.

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Carve a Pumpkin For Your Pooch!

by DIY Maven

Pug

Wouldn't Rover love a pumpkin carved in his image this Halloween? Of course he would!! And it's easy too with free stencils from BHG. Choose from these favorite dog breeds: Beagle, Boxer Bulldog, Chihuahua, Dachshund, German Shepherd, Golden Retriever, Jack Russell Terrier,

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Free Campaign-o-Lantern Templates

by DIY Maven

created on: 10/15/08

The Associated Press is getting into the spirit of things with 11 downloadable pumpkin carving templates all with a campaign bent. Choose the visage of your favorite candidate or candidate’s wife (sorry, no first dude here) or the symbol of your favorite party. OR keep things apolitical with a simple get-out-the-vote pumpkin, which is the least toilet-papering provoking of the bunch.

created on: 10/15/08

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Extreeeeeeme Pumpkin Carving

by DIY Maven

Okay, I tried to wait for October 1st to roll around, really, I did. But it was torture as Halloween is my favorite holiday. Why? I’m not sure. Maybe the free candy. Maybe it was one holiday that didn’t have hours and hours of church services associated with it. Anyway, I love Halloween, so when the plastic pumpkins, black and orange M & M’s and miniature haunted houses hit the shelves, I’m all over them like Augustus Gloop on a Wonka Bar.

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Carve a Life-Size Skeleton Pumpkin

by DIY Maven

Carve a Life-Size Skeleton Pumpkin

Want something different than the same old Jack-o-Lantern this Halloween? How about an entire skeleton carved out of pumpkins? The ambitious how-to posted on Instructables by mcraghead will surely impress every trick-or-treater that sees it. 

Of course such a project will produce a bunch of pumpkin guts and seeds. Here's a how-to from canida on turning said seeds into a tasty treat.

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