Pumpkin carving is an art. A lot of us think we’re really good at it, but we can’t even come close to competing at the highest levels of Jack-o’-lantern masterpieces. Want to feel some pumpkin envy? Take a look at some of these incredible carve-jobs:
Yep, this is playable Tetris inside a pumpkin. You use the stem as the joystick. So rad.
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Krang is made out of a watermelon here, which is damn genius.
8. Big Daddy
Look at that precision carving. It doesn’t break all the way through, but still lets the light pass. Very impressive.
When you remove all the skin and you’re basically just carving pumpkin flesh, you know you’re on another level.
6. Walter White
You knew a Breaking Bad pumpkin would be badass. You just knew it.
5. Restored Jesus
Don’t get this joke? You are missing out on one of the funniest stories of the year.
4. Iron Man
The glowing eyes are just perfect.
3. Barack Obama
Had to get some kind of political pumpkin into this list. It’s an election year, after all.
The toothpicks are a nice touch.
1. Football helmet
The expression on the face here is just insane. Tartist who made this one (and the Predator one above) has carved so many incredible pumpkins that he could fill this whole list twice over. Go check out his work. It will blow your mind to goo.