Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Wordless Wednesday


Inspired by Rixa. As soon as I saw her pumpkin, I knew we needed to make a breastfeeding one. McKay insisted on the "scary" border.


ETA: Carving in action pics found here.

6 comments:

  1. Okay, you are officially awesome.

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  2. Sweet! That's the other design I was thinking of doing, but the pregnant carving won out.

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  3. So was this an etching--taking out the outer rind, but not going all the way through? I assume you didn't carve all the way through the pumpkin, since otherwise the baby parts wouldn't be able to stay up!

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  4. Yes it was. I searched the house for a toothpick to do the floating head thing, but McKay thought that etching would be easier. So we kind of cheated.

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  5. This is soooo cute! Love it!

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  6. How sweet is this idea! Did you make any breastfeeding pumpkins this year? Also, just to let you know how I got here, I found your photo above when googling nursing pumpkins to share on my Halloween post. I hope you don't mind if I share your photo. Here is my blog on it - http://doublethink.us.com/paala/2012/10/27/breastfeeding-pumpkins-nursing-in-costume/

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