You’ve spent the summer growing the biggest and best Halloween pumpkin. Or, you’ve searched the your local commercial pumpkin patch to find the perfect pumpkin. Either way, the time is rapidly approaching when you will carve your beautiful, orange pumpkin into a masterpiece Jack O Lantern, that will be the envy of the neighborhood.
It’s time to drag out your stash of pumpkin carving patterns and pumpkin carving tools from the basement or attic. Are your favorite pumpkin carving knives in the box? Perhaps most importantly, do you have a good selection of pumpkin carving patterns and stencils? Or, did you use up the best ones last year?
Each year, there are new pumpkin carving patterns to choose from….Kewl!!!
There is a technical difference between carving patterns and stencils. In reality, almost all are pumpkin carving patterns.
… And, we will not bore you with the difference.
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Pumpkin Nook’s Halloween Central– From how to carve pumpkins to pumpkins facts, myth and lore.
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Party Games – for fun, fun, fun
More on Pumpkin Carving – The “how to” along with pumpkin carving tools and kits.
Pumpkin Picking Tips – How to pick the perfect pumpkin- – in the patch, at the roadside stand, or at the store.
TGN’s Pumpkin and Garden Recipes
Holiday Recipes – recipes aplenty for your favorite holidays