Melon Swans can be used as beautiful decorations and fruit salad containers for weddings, anniversaries, summer engagement parties and more. They are perfect because swans are recognized as a symbol of love, grace and fidelity. And, many, many styles of melon swans are super easy to make. In this article, you’ll see a variety of melon swans that you can make for your next party.
Melon Swans – Fruit Bowls
Carved melon swans can be used as centerpieces for fruit displays and can be used to hold fruit. Or both!
Notice the radish flowers in the cheese kabobs. You can learn how to make a variety of radish flowers in our Vegetable and Fruit Carving 101 Course for Beginners. These kinds of decorative radish flowers can be made with our U-V cutter tools. And, you can lean how to carve the cantaloupe flower that is between the 2 swans in our video lessons, Melon Carving – Smooth and Jagged Petals.
The daisy that you see in the watermelon swan/peacock bowl is taught in our video lessons, Amazing Carving with Jimmy Zhang.
One of the reasons that swans are great for weddings, engagements and anniversaries is because Swans mate for life. Therefore, they serve as a symbol for long, loyal, faithful romantic relationships. The following images will show a few ways to make pairs of swans with one melon.
You can learn how to carve roses into watermelon in our video lessons, Carving Watermelons, Roses, buds and Leaves.
Apparently, this double swan design caught the fancy of two other of our student/ customers who submitted the following photos.
Multi-Feathered Swan Fruit Carvings
See the vegetable roses on the tray with the swan? You can learn to make vegetable roses like these in our video lessons, Hearts and Roses.
You can learn to make these multi-feathered swan in our Hearts and Roses video lessons.
By now, I hope that you gotten some good ideas for making your own melon swans. If you want to see more photos of different style swans carved from fruits and vegetables, you see them throughout these posts on our blog.