Have Knife, will Carve

This past Friday was pumpkin carving day. The neighbors invited us over for supper, wine, and “a go” at the big, round, orange fruit. It was a contest of who can carve better than a 5th grader. With little or no recent experience at this venture, I would say we fared pretty well. Wouldn’t you?

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The mad minion bids you hello!

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A knife and an imagination brings a frightful sight.

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The owl’s eyes glow in the night, ready to kill.

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The evil Cheshire cat welcomes you into his lair.

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The happy pumpkin wishes you a Happy Halloween.

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24 responses to Have Knife, will Carve

  1. M-R says:

    I am impressed !!!
    Mind you, it doesn’t take a lot to impress me when it comes to pumpkin carving … [grin]

      • bikerchick57 says:

        They are all sitting outside, by the front door of the building. Waiting to scare the visitors. πŸ˜‰ Unfortunately, after Halloween, they will find their way to the garbage as they are already deteriorating. 😦

      • M-R says:

        Gosh, Having their innards gouged out doesn’t seem to agree with ’em, then.
        Wonder why …?
        ;D

  2. Oh, man, you guys get all the fun. Fourth of July, Halloween, Christmas with snow. Honestly, it’s a miracle we Aussies can maintain our sunny dispositions.

  3. LB says:

    It’s been a long time since I carved a pumpkin but I know for a fact I never carved one as interesting as these! Nice job! and I love that you all gathered for food, wine, and carving! Good fun!

  4. Oooh! I love the Chessie Cat! We carved our pumpkins the weekend before last. Ours are already looking moldy with the warm weather we’ve had here! Great job!

    • bikerchick57 says:

      The cat ears have shriveled up to something that resembles dried apples and the smell is getting offensive. I didn’t realize they decompose so fast. Next year, we will have to wait until a day or two before Halloween.

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