8 Spectacular Watermelon Carving Ideas

Decorate your next party with an edible summer centerpiece that anyone can make, using these ideas from watermelon.org. It all starts with a watermelon!

By Reader's Digest Editors By Reader's Digest Editors from watermelon.org
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    Shark

    Kids and adults ought to enjoy digging into this shark’s jaws for juicy pieces of watermelon.

    How to carve the Shark watermelon.

    Dinosaur

    Little excavators will roar over this prehistoric watermelon carving.

    How to carve the Dinosaur watermelon.

    Tea Pot

    Brew up fun at a tea party with this watermelon kettle carving.

    How to carve the Tea Pot watermelon.

    Watermelon Purse

    It's always in fashion to eat fruit, especially when served in a watermelon-carving handbag.

    How to carve the Watermelon Purse.

    Treasure Chest

    Pirates and princesses alike will want to get their hands on the jewel-colored fruits and booty in this watermelon carving.

    How to carve the Treasure Chest watermelon.

    Baby Carriage

    Brimming with fresh fruit, bring out this watermelon carving at a baby shower! The expecting mom will be able to enjoy something good to look at and good to eat.

    How to carve the Baby Carriage watermelon.

    Beach Bucket

    Try a beach bucket-shaped watermelon carving for your next summer barbecue or Fourth of July celebration.

    How to carve the Beach Bucket watermelon.

    Kitty Cat

    This kitty cat watermelon carving is truly the cat’s meow—and easy to make from scratch.

    How to carve the Kitty Cat watermelon

    Your Comments

    • singh

      very very good

    • Michebach72

      Love the shark! instead of using marbles for the eyes, I would use something edible, like a black olive or purple grape.

    • Gabylovecool

      Hello I would like to have a carved watermelon at my 15th day party possibly as a center piece. Could I know where I could have someone carve a watermelons for my party?

    • Cindy Smith

      These are so cool!

      Cindy