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More Cool Jack-o-lanterns

In case you hadn’t noticed from some of my recent posts, the falling leaves have put me in a Halloween sort of mood. Here’s another one for you.

The Pumpkin Gutter is one fun artist.

His creations cover everything from movie characters

Lebowskisuch as The Dude


Terminatorthe Terminator

to just creepy stuff like

an eyeball

Pumpkin eyeballHere it is lit up.

Pumpkin eyeball litHe even creates your not-so-basic creepy faces.

Old YellerThere are tons more cool jackolanterns of animals, historical and political figures and just the unusual weirdness in the galleries on his site.

For more creepy pumpkin links, here’s a pumpkin carving post from last year.

Best Pumpkin Carvings of 2008

These are my three favorite pumpkins from the Best of 2008 at extremepumpkins.com.

The site also has some info on preserving your carvings and how to roast your pumpkin guts seeds.

For links to a creepy pumpkin carving tutorial, check out this earlier post.

Super Creepy Pumpkin Carving Tutorial

Enough with the politics. It’s OCTOBER!

Time to celebrate spooky Halloween.

If you want the most stunningly scary pumpkin in your neighborhood, artist Ray Villafane has an entire photo tutorial on how to carve the monstrous pumpkin you see above. He shows you the tools you’ll need and a step-by-step photo shoot of the process from giant orange gourd as nature created it to the misshapen, eerily pale freak perfect to frighten the brats next door.

He’s also got tons of other creepy pumpkin carvings for you to check out on the tutorial page.