1. Cut an opening on top or bottom of the pumpkin. (We have cut off the bottom. This allows the pumpkin to sit up straight.)
2. Hollow out the pumpkin with a spoon or knife.
3. Examine your pumpkin to determine the best place for carving.
4. Draw a face onto the pumpkin.
5. Carefully cut out the face.
6. Place a candle inside the pumpkin.
7. Display your Jack O'Lantern in a dark spot to attract ghosts and witches from the neighbourhood.