This pumpkin was the most creative concept winner in the 2nd Annual Build Me A Pumpkin contest held on the STOLLOWEEN Facebook page. Introducing Sir Rip D. Fleshkin designed by Breck Torres and Dustin Obermeyer. Fun concept to turn the stem into arms and hands, during the build I decided to remove one […]
This pumpkin was the random drawing winner in the 2nd Annual Build Me A Pumpkin contest held on the STOLLOWEEN Facebook page. Introducing Charles McScardeylantern designed by Jasper Anderson. Charles mcScardeylantern was a very fun build, especially the rotted side which was achieved by soaking blue shop towels in papier mache paste. […]
Twelve creative pumpkin designs so far in the “Build Me A Pumpkin” contest…who will be number 13? Visit www.torturedpumpkins.com for contest rules and entries.
The Undead Pumpkin is now finished and he has a name. Meet Gourdon Rotsworth. A new tutorial has been posting showing the steps involved in making this evil pumpkin that will be lurking in his new home at The Never Moor. Here are the instructions.
All the pieces of the undead pumpkin are now completed and drying. The pumpkin dude consists of eight pieces that when joined together can be posed in a variety of positions. Thin strips of newspaper were rolled into vines and papier mached to the arms and chest but in order to make the whole piece […]
Here are some photos of the “Undead” pumpkin during the construction phase. The design was drawn onto the papier mache shell then the eyes were cut out. Lately I’ve been leaving the stuffing (newspaper or in this case polyfill) inside the pumpkin until all the work is completed, this prevents any sagging or collapse issues. […]
Congratulations go out to Scott Alan Dimmick, the winner of the “Build Me A Pumpkin” contest on the STOLLOWEEN Facebook page. Scott’s name was randomly drawn from over 90 entries scoring him a custom built pumpkin of his liking. Scott’s concept was a “ground breaking, undead pumpkin, pushing itself out of the ground with its […]
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