Sunday, September 29, 2013

The Pumpkin Graveyard ...

Getting everything ready! now we have a pirate ship!!!

This is the pumpkin patch ..where we pick our pumpkins :o)

And just behind the patch? Oh get ready for... THE PUMPKIN GRAVEYARD >>>> muuuuhha haha haaaa!

Isn't this the most disgusting loveliness you have ever seen in your life? 

When does anyone get to see a 200lb pumpkin rotted to the core??? filled with soupy rotty goop that is just fly heaven.... ahhhh YUK!!!

Oh yes... we hope that no more pumpkins visit the graveyard... pumpkin prayers please!!

Pumpkin Freckles!!!

I never knew that pumpkins have freckles!! Its been a while since my last update. We have been really busy and its about to get crazy! 

This is the facebook pumpkin for JOLS! The first one I have ever carved. It was so much fun and WOW do they glow!!

3 little pumpkins smiling at me.. what will you be?

snoopy and woodstock

Minions RULE!!! ahhhh

Venus the goddess...

The passion for pumpkins logo!

Indian princess ...

This is a beautiful egyptian goddess by Katie! Didn't she do a great job?? its lovely!!! I can't wait to see this carved and glowing!!

Sunday, September 22, 2013

JackOLantern Spectacular UPDATE

Me painting Japanese calligraphy "year of the snake 2013" and cherry blossoms with bamboo, silk screen style for the Asia display

Here it is completed...I can't wait to carve

I TINK I CAN!! Of course I had to add Tinkerbell !! And Liz is adding the Disney Princesses! Thats GIRL POWER for you :0) !!!

sports... I am set to do some basketball stuff too! lets see how it goes

Notice I had to make the wine PUMPKIN wine! JOLS "JackOLanternSpectacular" the company putting on this show !!

Charlotte painted this cuckoo clock for Germany... she did an awesome job!! 

Thursday, September 19, 2013

My Pumpkin project update!!

I really love this one... this will be for India's section... a goddess...

In memory of Jane Henson... she passed this year and thought this picture of her and Kermie fit right in. 


need I say more. 

Mickey and Minnie! but I added a heart between them later after I took this picture 

The show pamplet! The tv commercials will be out soon!

This is the grasshopper that held on to the hood of my car after I left the park for lunch. He is now a downtown grasshopper.

He held on pretty well.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Jack O Lantern update!!!

Here are some more pics of the pumpkins I have made so far for the Jackolantern show!!!

The eyes on this one were last minute idea - thanks to Matty for the great eyes!!!

Spider in the mouth OH NO!!!

This was amazing, I did this drawing..went to lunch and when I came back everyone was amazed that the likeness was of one of the other artists little girls! she didn't even show up until AFTER I drew this... and the weirdest thing is that her name is Celeste

Well isnt that just celestially angelic? she really does look just like my angel.. her eyes are exact!!

All the other artists think I am psychic now lol! maybe artistically??? 

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Sneak Peek of JackoLantern Spectacular 2013 Louisville!

Sneak Peek inside the pumpkin show! I will post more photos tomorrow! I don't want to give too much away but we have some cool images already! My first one was a Panda bear ;o)

They are letting me put my own work in the show! I am so excited an honored! I am not sure how I can fit others in.. but I will try. The theme of the show is Trip around the world! Here is Hogbin!! My hob goblin....

There is also talk of a documentary that is going to be made and interviews! There are some really awesome artists working with us! Everyone is going to be amazed when they see what we are doing!!

This is Nefertiti for the Egyptian display! We will have a HUGE pyramid too!!!

Here are some of the sets.. they go through the trail... 5000 pumpkins!! Its just amazing to see in person... we will even have them suspended from the trees.. a canopy of pumpkins!!