Pumpkin carving templates
Learn to carve the perfect pumpkin this Halloween with our spooky printable templates, from bats and witches to a deadly Dalek or an elaborate haunted house.
Our printable Halloween templates make pumpkin carving as easy as one, two, BOO! Get to grips with a craggy haunted house or set yourself a real challenge with our DIY Dalek. Whether you're a fan of the traditional spooky symbols like bats and broomsticks or want to try something a bit different, we've got a design for you to create at home.
Want to get stuck in? Try your hand at three cool designs with our pumpkin carving tutorial video:
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Flapping his way onto a pumpkin near you, this easy bat design is a confirmed classic. The simple designs are often the most effective, and this is definitely true for our brilliant bat. The stylized wings and eyes will really stand out once night sets in.
It wouldn't be Halloween without a witch or two flying around the house, with a bat thrown in for good measure. If you're a stickler for tradition, it doesn't get more classic than this witchy figure, complete with broom and pointy hat.
3. Haunted house
Picture this: an imposing house perched on a craggy rock with skeletal trees on either side. Sound like the perfect setting for a scary film? Carve out your own scene-setting pumpkin with our easy-to-use template.
Exterminate! For Doctor Who fans, this daring Dalek design is slightly more effort but is sure to impress everyone on your street. Take your time to work around the tricky parts – trust us, the final result is well worth it. Sci-fi aficionados will be head over heels for this marvellous mutant.
5. Classic scary face
Our scary face is another super simple design that's sure to stand out. This basic template is one to tackle if you're not overly confident in your carving skills, but still want a classic pumpkin. The glowing eyes and sinister eyebrows scream "Halloween is here!"
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