Best Carved Pumpkins From Around The Web

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Best Carved Pumpkins From Around The Web

Pumpkin carving is a great family activity, but can also be an unusual artistic form of expression. Roast some pumpkin seeds as you carve that pumpkin!

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Car And Camper

Who says your pumpkin has to be a face? This fun one can even be converted into a train.

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Dia De Los Muertos Skull

Halloween falls right around Dia De Los Muertos or "Day of the Dead", a holiday that commemorates lost loved ones and is often represented with skulls and skeletons. An intricate skull design will fright and delight trick-or-treaters.

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Make a statement with simple letters. "Boo!" is all you need to convey the Halloween spirit and by carving in circles you create a fun lighting effect.

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Carving With A Drill

If you're looking to carve some basic patterns into your pumpkin, save yourself the hassle of a carving knife and try a drill.

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Get Artistic

If you're feeling ambitious, try your hand at a famous painting. Maybe Van Gogh's "Starry Night?"

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Witch Face

A witch is always a festive choice for Halloween. Try your hand at carving one a your pumpkin this year!

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Spooky Spider Webs

Since spiders are known to give people the heebie-jeebies, they are an essential for Halloween. If you're less experienced in the carving department a spider-web-clad pumpkin will do the trick.

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Pumpkin Coach

There's no law that Halloween decor must be exclusively scary. So, for anyone who loves a classic Disney princess, try turning your pumpkin into a coach!

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Spooky Trees

For an ominous flair, spooky, barren trees will definitely set the mood. The basic lines of the tree branches aren't terribly challenging either.

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Painted Pumpkins

If carving a pumpkin isn't in the cards this year, you can still celebrate with a festive pumpkin. Try painting it black or any other color you happen to have around.

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Haunted Mansion

Creepy mansions are standard for a Halloween theme. The candlelight pumpkin makes the gloomy house even more foreboding.

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Gloomy Figures

Carving vaguely abstract figures into your pumpkin will definitely give the trick-or-treaters goosebumps.

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Jack Skellington

Since no one loves Halloween more than Jack Skellington from The Nightmare Before Christmas, why not carve his face into a pumpkin? His features aren't too complex either, which makes the carving less of a challenge.

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What could look cooler on Halloween than a glowing mythical beast? Stand out with a fire-breathing dragon instead of another black cat.

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Meta Jack-o'-Lantern

For a meta Jack-o'-Lantern, carve a pumpkin into it. Hey, it's Halloween, can there be too many pumpkins?

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Nothing says Halloween quite like the wily smile of an illuminated Jack-o'-lantern.

Pumpkins are an essential ingredient for the Halloween festivities, acting as both and decorative accessory and tasty treat. Between toasting pumpkin seeds and sipping pumpkin spice lattes to selecting and carving the pumpkin, Halloween is truly incomplete without this wonderful fall fruit.

Since Jack-o'-lanterns can be either spooky or fun (or both!) we've rounded up some of the most unique and scary ones from around the web. There is a pumpkin for any interest or age group.

Check out the slideshow above for the 15 amazing Jack-o'-Lanterns.

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