A few days I announced my new Pumpkin Carving Portraits video lessons. So far, they are a big hit. Think You Can’t Make a Good Pumpkin Carving Portrait? Some people may look at the pumpkin carving portraits and think, “Oh, this is too hard. I could never do it.” You might think, “Sure, Nita can […]
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I recently learned about a fascinating Food Trade Show that takes place in Brazil, featuring amazing food sculpture. Have you ever heard of Fair Equipotel? I hadn’t either until Chef Charlie from Carving Studio Brazil sent me photos of beautiful food art from this event. Fair Equipotel in Brazil is held every year and is […]
I’m preparing to have family over for Thanksgiving dinner later today. I took a minute to check my email and found that Jim Morgan who is an Executive Chef in Pennsylvania sent me this marvelous carving of a turkey carved from pumpkin. I had to take a moment to post this photo so that you […]
I recently posted an article about carved pumpkin lanterns made to celebrate Halloween. In it, I show a bunch of carved pumpkins with movie and cartoon themes. One thing that these carved pumpkin lanterns all have in common is that they use varying thickness of the pumpkin to create varying shades of light and dark. […]
Take a look at these amazing and large pumpkin carvings of the scene of Nossa Senhora de Fatima! Chef Charlie in Brazil sent me these photos that his student and friend Milton Nisti from the city of Santos, Brazil carved. It’s a scene of the Lady of Fatima made of large pumpkin carvings. As she […]
Several of my students of my Carving Watermelons – Roses, Buds and Leaves video lessons recently sent me some photos of their rose carving. And I am impressed! These are excellent for first time carvers. Tahir Ali Butt in Sydney Australia found my site in early March. When he ordered his VegetableFruitCarving lessons and tools […]
Kabocho Squash, also known as Thai Pumpkin or Japanese Pumpkin is a beautiful fruit for Thai fruit carving. Video and photos show kabocha squash fruit carvings.