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5 Easy Pumpkin Carving Patterns

        Culture | Halloween

Freehand Creativity

Why constrain kids to predesigned carving patterns when you can let their imaginations run wild on their pumpkin canvases? It's as easy as giving them a magic marker or crayon and letting them design their own jack-o'-lanterns.

Other ideas for Halloween pumpkin designs, aside from jack-o'-lanterns, include:

  • Frankenstein pumpkin head
  • Haunted house
  • Witch's hat
  • Black cat
  • Ghost
  • Bats
  • Mummies
  • Gravestones
  • Spider webs
  • Bones

Once kids finish their drawn masterpieces, it's the adults' duty to finish the job and get to carving.

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