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Vote for Your Favorite Melon Carvings

I’m working on my video of the month carving lessons. I’ll be starting with some easy beginner lessons and moving into more intermediate. As intricate as these carved melons look, they are not difficult to do if you are shown how….which is exactly what I’ll be doing in my upcoming lessons.

Which of these melon carving patterns would you be most interested in learning how to do? Please indicate with your vote below each of the photos that you would most like to learn. You can vote for as many as you like.

The carvings with the highest star ratings will be included in my upcoming lessons.

Please Vote for the carvings below that YOU would most like to learn.

(Voting ended but the photos remain here on this page. Click any of the photos to see enlarged images.)

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22 Responses to Vote for Your Favorite Melon Carvings

  1. aruna patel January 10, 2011 at 12:38 pm #

    hello, how are you I like your fruit carving it is nice and beutiful I know sum fruit carving.

    • Nita January 10, 2011 at 12:59 pm #

      Thank you. Have you voted for your favorite?

  2. Albert January 10, 2011 at 1:13 pm #

    they are all beautiful and amazing. I don’t know how to log in but I would vote for the one in the top row on the right extreme. Happy New Year to you and yours. Uncle Al

  3. Augustus E Zavrel January 10, 2011 at 1:52 pm #

    That’s not fair. How can you expect any one to pick from this Beautiful collection.Therefore I pick them all

    beautiful

  4. Chef R January 10, 2011 at 3:43 pm #

    You do wonderful work. I am trying to get to the point where I have the time to study this and add it to my skills to offer to my customers.

  5. Jerianne January 10, 2011 at 7:16 pm #

    I really loved your carving you are very talented, I hope that one day I can be as a talented as you! take care I will your your blog webpage on my favorites.

    • Nita January 11, 2011 at 12:42 pm #

      Thanks

  6. Nahed January 11, 2011 at 6:02 am #

    I really like all of them. looking for to get this class soon. Good luck and thanks for sharing.

  7. Elaine January 11, 2011 at 9:14 am #

    I know I’m computer challenged, but how do you place your vote? I clicked on the picture, and then submit, but nothing happens. By the way, they are all so incredibly beautiful, I can’t even imagine how to do one of these. I guess I choose #1

    • Nita January 11, 2011 at 12:42 pm #

      You should be able to simply click on the number of stars under each photo. And you can vote for as many as you like. I’m looking for which ones are the most popular so that I can create those lessons first.

  8. aruna patel January 11, 2011 at 1:38 pm #

    I like your fruitcarving.

  9. EdibleGlamour January 12, 2011 at 5:14 am #

    My choice is the one on the extreme right. that is a unique technique

  10. fammi January 12, 2011 at 10:21 am #

    My choice is the one on extreme right,just to vote otherwise each one is amazing.

  11. Farial Aslam January 13, 2011 at 2:41 am #

    God Bless you, you are inspiring everybody. It is very difficult to vote for one, because each n every carving is amazing.

    • Nita January 13, 2011 at 7:23 am #

      Thank you.

  12. candy June 14, 2012 at 6:45 am #

    hi I love your site I am looking for a pattern or picture of a mellon carved into a bowl shaped like the Miss America Pageant 4 point crown any suggestions

    • Nita June 14, 2012 at 5:47 pm #

      Thanks. I’m glad that you like my site.

      I don’t have any Miss America crown watermelon carving patterns or photos. The best thing I can suggest is that you search Google Images for Miss America Crown. Then use the photos as a pattern with which to carve your watermelon. I’d stand the melon vertically and cut the top of the crown design all the way through the melon so that it forms the top edges of the bowl. Then I would carve the pattern of the rest of the crown into the rind of the watermelon. Leave the part of the melon that is under the bottom of the crown complete intact. That way you will end up with a bowl that has the crown pattern at the top. I hope that helps. Have fun making your crown melon. Try carving a practice melon in advance of your event. If it turns out not as good as you would like you can always eat it and make improvements on your next attempt. If you love your results, send me a photo.

  13. jewel October 3, 2012 at 11:53 am #

    Its so refreshing, i have never seen this before and will be trying it, I love each and every one of them. I have been doing wood carving, but this will be much easier on the hand. I love the tools you use. Thank you so much for sharing this with us, I love your demonstrations, very easy to follow.

  14. Becky Rickman November 9, 2013 at 3:00 pm #

    Hi Nita, just finished working on some of the portrait pumpkin carving lessons I purchased. I just love them, and I wanted to tell you that I found something great that
    takes the carbon off the pumpkins. After you pull off your stencil and the carbon paper
    under it, use a magic eraser. The black carbon comes off with almost one swipe, it was so fast I couldn’t believe it. Just thought I’d pass that on to you. Thanks again for
    the lessons you prepare for us newbies to try to do. They’re GREAT!!
    Becky

    • Nita November 10, 2013 at 7:30 am #

      Thank you for the great tip Becky.

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