Happy Halloween!

Carving a pumpkin is a fun traditional craft that the whole family can enjoy. With the right tools, like Pumpkin Masters' carving kits, more intricate designs are possible than ever before. Whether your pattern is of a creepy ghoul or a modern day celebrity, a carefully selected pattern can make your house the hit of the neighborhood. Here are some fun ideas to get you started and some helpful links to find the perfect pattern for your holiday pumpkins:

Traditional Halloween Themes

There's no way you can go wrong with a traditional pumpkin pattern. Maybe you can put a new spin on an old classic!
  • Haunted Houses
  • Witches
  • Skeletons
  • Ghosts
  • Goblins

Universal Monsters

These classic monsters have become a scary part of the American Halloween mythology.
  • Dracula
  • Frankenstein
  • The Bride of Frankenstein
  • The Mummy
  • The Wolf Man

Your Favorite Movie Stars
and Celebreties

Impress your friends with an unbelievable likeness of your favorite celebrity.
  • Justin Bieber
  • Hannah Montana
  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Charlie Chaplin
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Angelina Jolie
  • Elvis Presley


Whether you love them or hate them, a politician's portrait on a pumpkin is a great conversation starter.
  • Barack Obama
  • Sarah Palin
  • Hillary Clinton
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Ronald Regan
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • George Washington

Cartoon Characters

Children and adults will enjoy seeing the glowing image of their favorite cartoon character whether it's a modern character or a classic one.
  • Mickey Mouse
  • Bart Simpson
  • Sponge Bob Square Pants
  • Japanese Anime Characters
  • Dora the Explorer

Sports Teams

Create a pumpkin centerpiece for your next big sporting event. Turn your football party into a carving party by having guests bring pumpkins to carve during halftime.
  • Team Logos
  • Team Mascots
  • Your Favorite Player's Jersey Number
  • A Poker Night Winning Hand
  • Nascar


From traditional "creatures of the night" to animals of the African safari, animals make engaging pumpkin designs.
  • Bats
  • Spiders
  • Cats
  • Dogs
  • Zebras
  • Monkeys

Famous Works of Art

What would Van Gogh have carved? Capture the essence of a famous artist with your own pumpkin design or adapt a classic piece to fit a pumpkin canvas.
  • Da Vinci's Mona Lisa
  • Munch's Scream
  • Michelangelo's David
  • Dali's Melting Clocks
  • Van Gogh's Starry Night
  • Warhol's Campbell's Soup