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!

Professional Pumpkin Carving Tools - The Green Head

Professional Pumpkin Carving Tools

These deluxe pumpkin carving tools are crafted from steel with ergonomic riveted wood handles to last countless Halloweens and give you professional results on your terrifying jack-o-lantern masterpieces!

More Amazing Pumpkin Carvings by Ray Villafane - and I thought my pumpkin carving skills were good.  I guess not!

More Amazing Pumpkin Carvings by Ray Villafane

Dakota Products PG001 Pumpkin Gutter & Carving Tool

Dakota Products Pumpkin Gutter & Carving Tool (attaches to a drill and makes quick work of getting the goo out of the pumpkin).

Grampa Bardeen’s pumpkin carving kit contains easy-to-use tools designed for safer and more accurate carving. With enough tools to share, and many templates for inspiration, carve your best-ever pumpkins with the entire family.

These pumpkin carving tools, discovered by The Grommet, are made to last and come in a 10 piece kit so the whole family can work at once.