A jack-o'-lantern (or jack o'lantern) is a carved pumpkin, or turnip, associated
chiefly with the ... The origin of the custom of jack-o'-lantern carving is uncertain.
.... story says th...
Irish immigrants brought the tradition to America, home of the pumpkin, and it ...
The Irish began to refer to this ghostly figure as “Jack of the Lantern,” and then, ...
by carving scary faces into turnips or potatoes and placing them into windows or
Oct 20, 2015 ... A far cry from the grinning pumpkins of Halloween today, the original ... Maoris
began carving them for lanterns 700 years ago – the Maori word for ... their own
versions of Jack's lantern by carving grotesque faces into turnips, ...
Oct 29, 2014 ... We decorate our pumpkin with a spooky face, and then illuminate it with a candle.
... The History of The Jack-O-Lantern (& How It All Began With a Turnip) ... #
GOTG's Rocket Raccoon carved into a pumpkin, from a wild ...
Oct 18, 2015 ... What we know about the origin of pumpkin carving and jack-o'-lanterns ... carving
the shell into a rude representation of the human face, and placing a ... by the
hatch from escaping through the chimney, began to fill the house.
Oct 15, 2013 ... My sister has been begging me to do her face for the last several years ... Once
you've got your tools, you'll want to set up your work area. ... The title of this post
is how to carve any photograph into a pumpkin. .... You may notice that there
appear to be some sort of flames coming out of my sister's sca...
Find out how the tradition began and why people carve Halloween pumpkins
each year. ... Some had scary faces carved into them to frighten away any comers
Without a doubt the most recognizable symbol of Halloween is a pumpkin carved
into a jack-o-lantern. To understand the origins of how pumpkin carving began ...
Feb 5, 2013 ... Carving vegetables into scary faces then lighting them is an odd kind of custom
that just must have interesting roots. The Irish do not disappoint.
Oct 22, 2015 ... Around Halloween of 2007, Marc and Chris began taking photos of ... Today,
Marc and Chris have built Maniac into a robust pumpkin carving ... Plan your
design out: sketch it on paper first, then on the face of the pumpkin. 5.