Essential pumpkin carving tools - descriptions of many tools and their uses

Pumpkin Carving Tools

Pumpkin Carving Tools by marthastewart: Once you've found a smooth, symmetrical pumpkin, it becomes all about the tools. Look beyond the knife drawer to implements intended for other uses -- say, a melon baller or a keyhole saw.

Everything you need to build the ultimate pumpkin-carving tool set. |

Dremel Tools and Other Pumpkin-Carving Must Haves

Get creative this Halloween and carve something other than pumpkins. Check out these 5 Creative Alternatives To Pumpkin Carving.

5 Creative Alternatives To Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving Tools- Halloween Sculpting Kit with 11 Double Sided Pieces Tool Set) for Jack-O-Lanterns and

Pumpkin Carving Tools - Most of these designs were created with linoleum-cutting tools (find sets for less than $10 at art stores or Websites such as, which can be used to carve a motif on the surface of the pumpkin, rather than cutting all the way through.

50 Seriously Spooky Pumpkin-Carving Ideas

According to the carver at Disneyland, a pumpkin will last a month if you only scratch the surface. Use a clay-loop tool.

These Stunning Pumpkins are Made with Kitchen Tools

Sketch your design with a washable marker. Use your thumb to stabilize your hand when cutting the design with a clay-loop tool. This easy carving technique is almost mess-free -- no gutting required!