Faces of Halloween: Nikki Haley

Beginning today through Monday: Make jack-o’-lanterns of famous faces of South Carolina

October 27, 2011 

TODAY’S FACE: South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley

FRIDAY: Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin

(Copyright 2011, The State)

Result:


(Copyright 2011, The State)

Friday's face: Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin

Instructions | Watch a video demonstration

First, cut an opening into the bottom of the pumpkin and scrape out the pulp.

Place the stencil against the side of the pumpkin.

Poke holes along the lines of the pattern with a sharp tip (a punch hole or specialty carving tool will do the trick).

Once you’ve outlined the pattern, cut along the dots.

Follow the pattern to scrape the pumpkin (shaded) and cut holes in the pumpkin (black).

Place a small candle or light in the bottom and enjoy.

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