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JoLo_Si 10-28-2013 4:19 PM

Wake Pumpkin
 
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I had to rock out another one this year. Complete with a G23 and a couple of my other favorite brands. Who else carved the wake for Halloween?

DenverRider 10-28-2013 4:23 PM

Did you use patterns for that or is that carved from scratch?

cwb4me 10-28-2013 8:08 PM

No but the pumpkin pie was baked from scratch.

nuckledragger 10-28-2013 9:15 PM

Sweet! Detail is crazy!

andy_nintzel 10-29-2013 7:01 AM

Daaaaaaaaaaaang gina!

mcdye 10-29-2013 10:19 AM

that is awesome!!

JoLo_Si 10-29-2013 4:36 PM

Thanks everyone. I created the pattern myself from photos and then added the Ronix and Performance logos that weren't in the photo. The G23 was harder than I thought because it is so small but I promised a buddy last year that I would put a Nautique in there.

runin90lx 10-29-2013 7:50 PM

What did you use to get such precision lines when you carved

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JoLo_Si 10-31-2013 1:38 PM

Just a small saw from a pumpkin carving kit.
In all fairness it is a synthetic pumpkin which doesn't nessisarily make it easier to carve because its not as soft but it does allow me to feel like I'm not an idiot who spent 8 hours on something just to watch it rot away in a few days.
The trick with real pumpkins is to scrape them until you have a thin outside shell. If you only scrape the guts out the thing is too thick to get any minor details.

Bonus, this one might have earned me a visit ot Lake Ronix! Totally worth the effort.

Indyxc 10-31-2013 5:51 PM

Amazing work dude.

wakerider111 11-02-2013 9:52 PM

i have not done any really detailed pumpkins really, but i found a scroll saw blade to be quite nice for a cutting tool.. thought id share.

awesome job on the carving for sure


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