These pumpkins were among the best at "The Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze" in Croton-on-Hudson.
I am LOVING these paper pumpkins! No fancy supplies are needed to make them, most of which you might even have on hand. Here's your supply list:
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.
Looking for a tasteful alternative to the old jack-o-lantern this holiday season? How about carving your house numbers in pumpkins? Very cute! Carving instructions available at sunset.com.
The Craft Ark has a quick and EASY tutorial on how to turn those mini pumpkins into darling tea lights. Three steps and you’re done.
Multiples of these would be cute as a centerpiece or mantle decoration for not only Halloween but Thanksgiving as well.
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.