How to Carve a Pumpkin

By: Tracy V. Wilson  | 

Jack-o'-Lantern Image Gallery

This Jack the Pumpkin King jack-o'-lantern uses a white pumpkin.
Image courtesy S. Corey Adams

The most impressive jack-o'-lanterns can be very simple designs or elaborate, intricate patterns. Here are some of our favorites.

A Napoleon Dynamite pumpkin.
Image courtesy Leila Jackson
A werewolf
Image courtesy Karen Lykke
A "murdered" pumpkin
Image courtesy S. Corey Adams
A scary clown
Image courtesy Robert Gusick
An image of Mad-eye Moody from the "Harry Potter" series
Image courtesy Robert Gusick
A three-dimensional face carved into a pumpkin at the North Carolina State Fair.
Image courtesy Katherine Neer


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