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Jesus watermelon carving by Feliciano Moreno

Religious and Secular Easter Carvings

Easter is often celebrated in two ways. The religious and the secular. Here are carvings that two different student/customers made to celebrate Easter. Religious Fruit Carvings Julio DiFilippo made this melon carving depicting Jesus of Nazareth as part of his lovely fruit tray. It’s certainly a reminder of the reason for Easter. Kentrina Jones carved […]

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Easter lily watermelon carving

Easter Melon Carvings

Take a look at several beautiful Easter melon carvings that were made by a student and blog reader. These may give you some ideas for your next Easter carvings that will delight your friends and family. Isn’t this Easter lily melon bowl beautiful? It was created by Rose Flores who is a past student of my lessons. She […]

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basket weave watermelon arrangement by Julio Di Filippo

Variations of Basket Weave Carvings by Students

It’s fun to see how different student/customers change up the idea a bit when making their own basket weave carvings. The result is that each person’s creations are unique. Variation on the Basket Weave Idea Customer Student Julio Di Filippo, who carves as a hobby, has had some fun experimenting with the different looks possible with […]

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napkin folding on Country Living

Napkin Folding for All Occasions

One of my creations was just published on Country Living Magazine’s website in an article about napkin folding for all occasions. The article shows 16 great ways to fold napkins. These ideas will add a festive touch to your table setting. When you go to the article, you’ll get napkin folding instructions for snowflakes, Christmas trees, roses, tuxedos, […]

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onion flower with cauliflower center

Onion Flowers Add Color to Spring Platters

Onion flowers are a beautiful addition to serving plates and centerpieces for Easter and other spring events. The white onions provide a basic backdrop for vibrant colored centers made out of other carved vegetables, such as carrots, tomatoes or yellow and purple cauliflower. Learning to create onion flowers is super easy. It’s also the first lesson […]

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cross watermelon carving

Easter Fruit Carving Lessons and Tools

Want to stun your friends and family with visual beauty at your Easter celebration? You’ve probably heard the old adage that “We eat with our eyes”. Making Easter fruit carvings to your food presentation can really raise the WOW factor of your party. We have a whole bunch of Easter Carving Ideas for you throughout […]

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vegetable arrangements

Vegetable Arrangements

I’ve received several photos of amazing vegetable arrangements from my students and I wanted to share their beautiful carvings with you. Perhaps these photos will serve as inspiration for one of your next vegetable arrangements. Smita Jaiswal created these adorable tomato basket carvings and stuffed them with a veggie mixture. Don’t they look lovely as […]

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