Here is a lesson for a simple watermelon bowl that is easy enough for a beginner yet is far more impressive than your ordinary watermelon basket. Although this lesson was created with the 4th of July in mind, it is great for any time of year that watermelons are available.
More Great Melon Carving Ideas
After you take a look at the Free Watermelon Pedestal Bowl Lesson, Feel free to browse my blog which contains lots of other photos, ideas and mini-lessons. Here are a couple of blog articles that you might really enjoy.
One shows photos of the first watermelon bowls made by students after watching the lesson. Many added their own touches.
Some changed the watermelon bowl idea to use for other events like a wedding.
For another watermelon carving idea, you can see rose carvings done by students who have learned from my “Carving Watermelons – Roses, Buds and Leaves” lessons. Once you know how, it’s easier than you might think.
If you would like to try making this watermelon bowl and want to get your own set of tools, as used in this lesson, you will find them in my online shop. In my shop you will also find all sorts of fun lessons and tools. Many of the lessons feature more melon carvings. Check it out.