To use a pumpkin-carving stencil, scoop out the seeds, tape the pattern to the pumpkin, and transfer the pattern onto the pumpkin. Transfer methods include drawing with marker, poking holes or using a graphite-transfer m... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Crafts for Kids

Embossing a piece of metal from a stencil requires a purchased stencil or a homemade one printed on paper from clip art and embossing aluminum or silver; make sure you use embossing aluminum, not aluminum foil. Place the... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting

A person can use large letter stencils for decorating a wall, according to Royal Design Studio. They can also use them to make personalized signs or banners. More » Business & Finance Business Resources Office Supplies

Cute patterns for pumpkin carving include funny faces, animals, phrases and food items. These range stylistically from simple cartoons to detailed outline drawings. For Disney fans, cute patterns for famous characters, i... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Crafts for Kids

Choosing a pumpkin that is large enough to fit the chosen pattern, using a jigsaw to easily carve out big chunks, and using a rotary tool to remove the pumpkin's skin are some helpful pumpkin carving tips. Many more pump... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Crafts for Kids

To make homemade pumpkin puree for baking, cut the pumpkin in half and scoop out the seeds. Roast the pumpkin halves for 45 to 60 minutes at 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Allow the pumpkin to cool, scoop out the flesh and pure... More » Food Cooking Desserts

Some tips for soap carving for kids include having an adult present at all times, using child-safe pumpkin carving or sculpting tools, drawing the design on the soap first and carving only on dry soap. Start with a basic... More » Hobbies & Games Crafting Crafts for Kids