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The autumn chill is in the air, the crunch of the burnt orange leaves is beneath your feet, and the decorative gourds, well, they're everywhere. It all points to one thing... Halloween is coming! With All Hallow's Eve quickly approaching on October 31, we here at the Museum know that choosing the perfect Jack-O-Lantern pattern can add some unneeded stress in the lead-up. We've made it easy for you so that you can focus on planning the perfect trick-or-treating route. Here are eight pumpkin carving stencils to make your Halloween truly Revolutionary.

Download the full printable PDF version of the Museum of the American Revolution's Halloween pumpkin carving stencils below. New designs added for 2022!

Be sure to share your Revolutionary pumpkin carving with the Museum at @amrevmuseum on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter with #HowRevolutionary!

General Washington Standard Flag Star
Difficulty Level: Easy

Mar Pumpkin Designs Star

Join or Die Snake
Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Mar Pumpkin Designs Snake

Stamp Act Skull
Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Mar Pumpkin Designs Skull

General Washington Standard Flag
Difficulty Level: Hard

Mar Pumpkin Designs Washingtonflag

George Washington's Tent
Difficulty Level: Hard

Image 101022 Gw Tent Pumpkin Carving Stencil

Difficulty Level: Hard

For an easier version, do not include the rope and use solid lines.

Image 101022 Anchor Pumpkin Carving Stencil

Rising Sun Chair
Difficulty Level: Expert

Image 101022 Rising Sun Chair Pumpkin Carving Stencil

George Washington Bust
Difficulty Level: Expert

Mar Pumpkin Designs Washington