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23 Amazing Carved Pumpkins

Artist Ray Villafane carves pumpkins like they’re a piece of clay and not a large vegetable. See photos of his best work.

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Villafane Studios

Artist Ray Villafane has garnered much acclaim for his intricate pumpkin carvings. His works of art will reportedly be on display at supermodel Heidi Klum’s Las Vegas Halloween party. Villafane’s secret is that he carves a pumpkin “like it is a piece of clay as opposed to a large vegetable.” The Daily Beast has rounded up photos of Villafane’s best pumpkin carvings in this gallery.

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Villafane Studios

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Villafane Studios

Villafane Studios

Villafane Studios

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