Don’t Throw Away Your Watermelon Rinds! When you cut up a watermelon to serve, why not make something fun and decorative with the watermelon rind? The watermelon rind can be easily carved into a serving plate for fruit salad. In an earlier blog article I showed how to make a watermelon bowl. Why not make […]
Have you ever seen how pretty Armenian cucumbers are? Do you know when is a cucumber really a melon? Find out in the short video below. (more…)
Spring is here. And with it, the blooming of spring flowers. Easy Vegetable Carving Calla Lilies are perfect for spring celebrations Calla Lilies, also known as Easter Lilies are beautiful and elegant springtime flowers. Did you know that you can easily create your own Easter Lilies with vegetable carving? And it’s pretty easy. (more…)
I love vegetable and fruit carving for Spring. Probably because Spring is my favorite time of the year. It comes with lovely spring flowers blooming everywhere, bright happy colors, days that are warm and sunny, butterflies, birds nesting, and new life everywhere. Even if spring is not yet warm and sunny in your part of […]
How long can your melon carvings last? Melon carvings can often look good for about a week. They look best the first day. When stored properly they can still look pretty darn good after 1 week. How good your melon carvings will look after a week depends on a few factors. (more…)
Looking for buffet food presentation ideas? Take a look at this butterfly platter of salmon, tomatoes, lemon and more. Great food display idea!
Quick and easy strawberry garnishes. Short video shows how to make 2 easy garnishes with strawberries including a strawberry fan.
When viewing carved watermelons, so many people say that they are just too pretty to eat. Sometimes after carving watermelons, I slice them up and we eat them. But other times I put them in the refrigerator in our garage intending to serve them later, or take photos for my website. But, once out of […]
Here is a quick video showing a little about roses carved from beets and some different things you can do with them.
Halloween will be here in just a few more days. If you are planning to carve any pumpkins – whether it be a detailed carving or a simple jack o lantern face take a look at this 2 minute video. It will show you a quick easy way to hold your pumpkin in place securely […]