75 FREE Pumpkin Carving Stencils and Most Creative Pumpkin Patterns

Free Pumpkin Carving Stencils

 

I love how a good pumpkin can really light up a porch and give everyone a little bit of Fall spirit. Use this huge list of free pumpkin carving patterns to help you create an amazing pumpkin for Halloween this year! Certainly, with so many pumpkin patterns and stencils to choose from, you’ll find the inspiration you need!

 

75 Fun and Easy Pumpkin Carving Patterns

 

This list hits all the major categories you want in pumpkin carving stencils! Below you will find…

 

 

All of the stencils and pumpkin patterns print for FREE. Some pumpkin patterns are simple, and some are more complex. Click the link of a pumpkin below, print the template, poke holes in your pumpkin along the guidelines, and then carve out the design! It’s as easy as (pumpkin) pie!

 

Pumpkin Carving Stencils Just for Kids

These free pumpkin stencils are great for inspiring your own pumpkin carving ideas!

 

1.  Amazing Spider-Man

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Spider-Man Pumpkin Carving Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All kids love Spider-Man, so help their dreams come true with this great pumpkin carving pattern.

 

2. Superman

Super Man pumpkin stencils for free. | The Dating Divas

Super Man Pumpkin Stencils

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Superman is a classic when it comes to Halloween!

 

3. Rocket

Easy rocket stencil for kids. | The Dating Divas

Rocket Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Create this great rocket for your child’s pumpkin carving (if you don’t want to look at the whole slideshow, click here to just print the rocket).

 

4. Mickey Mouse

Disney pumpkin stencils for kids. | The Dating Divas

Mickey Mouse Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mickey Mouse is a favorite for any kid. Carve this awesome pumpkin for your child!

 

5. Phineas (and Ferb)

Phineas and Ferb Disney printable pumpkin stencils. | The Dating Divas

Phineas and Ferb Pumpkin Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Create this kid icon for your pumpkin carving party this year.

 

6. Kermit the Frog

Kermit the front free printable pumpkin pattern. | The Dating Divas

Kermit the Frog Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Make this great Kermit the Frog pumpkin to help your Halloween be perfect.

 

7. Goofy

Free Goofy printable pumpkin stencil. | The Dating Divas

Goofy Punkin Carving Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This list wouldn’t be complete without Goofy! He’ll make your Halloween carvings complete!

 

8. Olaf

Olaf printable pumpkin pattern stencils. | The Dating Divas

Olaf Free Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Isn’t this Olaf Halloween carving design just amazing? Forget the kids, I want to carve this one!

 

9. Lightning McQueen

Cars pumpkin carving free stencil. | The Dating Divas

Cars Pumpkin Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Go as fast as lightning with this great pumpkin carving pattern!

 

10. Tinkerbell

Tinkerbell Free Printable Pumpkin Carving Stencil. | The Dating Divas

Tinkerbell Free Printable Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Everyone loves Tinkerbell! Turn your Halloween pumpkin into her great character!

 

11. Ferb

Ferb pumpkin pattern and stencil. | The Dating Divas

Ferb Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can’t have Phineas without Ferb! Use this creative pumpkin carving pattern to make this great character come to life!

 

12. Minnie Mouse

Minnie Mouse printable pumpkin pattern. | The Dating Divas

Minnie Mouse Pumpkin Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Help Minnie come to life with this great carving pattern. You could even pair her with Mickey, up above, for a true match made in heaven.

 

13. Mike Wazowski

Monsters Inc. pumpkin stencil ideas. | The Dating Divas

Monsters Inc. Pumpkin Carving Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bring a friendly monster to life with this awesome pumpkin carving pattern!

 

14. Ariel

Little Mermaid pumpkin patterns for kids. | The Dating Divas

Little Mermaid Pumpkin Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Halloween wouldn’t be complete without adding a princess to the mix!

 

15. Toy Story Alien

Carve a Toy Story alien into a pumpkin for Halloween. | The Dating Divas

Toy Story Alien Pumpkin Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bring this funny and silly creature to life for Halloween with this amazing pumpkin carving pattern.

 

 

Classic Halloween Pumpkin Carving Patterns

You can’t have Halloween without some of the classics! Whether you are looking for spiders or witches, we have the free pumpkin patterns you need.

 

16. Spider

Spider pumpkin carving ideas. | The Dating Divas

Spider Pumpkin Carving Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our list just wouldn’t be complete without including a great, spider carving pattern ideas!

 

17. Spider Web

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Spider Web Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For those that are more adventurous, try this fantastic spider web carving pattern.

 

18. Black Cat

Black cat classic Halloween pumpkin patterns. | The Dating Divas

Black Cat Pumpkin Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Halloween carving just wouldn’t be the same without this great cat-themed pumpkin pattern.

 

19. Bat

Bat halloween pumpkin carving stencils. | The Dating Divas

Bat Pumpkin Carving Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bats are one of the most common Halloween themed creatures, so we had to include one in this great pumpkin carving patterns list!

 

20. Skull

Skeleton pumpkin carving patterns for Halloween. | The Dating Divas

Skeleton Pumpkin Carving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This pirate skull pumpkin is a perfect Halloween theme!

 

21. Witch Text

Witch pumpkin carving ideas for Halloween pumpkin carving pattern. | The Dating Divas

Witch Text Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Instead of carving an actual witch, use this awesome, scary, text, carving pattern as a great alternative.

 

22. Witch’s Brew

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Witches Brew Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is a fantastic carving pattern if you are looking for a spooky witch!

 

23. Owl and Falling Leaves

Creative, beautiful, pumpkin carving ideas and decor. | The Dating Divas

Creative Decor Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is a super creative, owl carving pattern to use this Halloween!

 

24. Pumpkin

Jack-O-Lantern Carving Ideas for Halloween Party | The Dating Divas

Jack-O-Lantern Face Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Halloween is not Halloween without pumpkins! So use this great pumpkin carving stencil to transform your Halloween pumpkin into something amazing. (If you don’t want to look at the whole slideshow, click here to just print the pumpkin pattern.)

 

25. Jack-o-Lantern

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Jack-O-Lantern Carving Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

These fantastic jack-o-lantern patterns are perfect to spice up your porch this Halloween.

 

26. Skeleton

Skeleton pumpkin carving inspiration and free pumpkin stencil ideas. | The Dating Divas

Skeleton Pumpkin Carving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Skeleton’s are an iconic symbol of Halloween which makes it an ideal, pumpkin carving pattern!

 

27. Haunted House

Haunted house pumpkin carving inspiration. | The Dating Divas

Haunted House Free Pumpkin Stencils

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ooooooo! A scary haunted house is just what you need for a great pumpkin carving party!

 

28. Graveyard

Graveyard pumpkin pattern for Halloween carving ideas. | The Dating Divas

Graveyard Pumpkin Carving Pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This graveyard carving stencil is perfect for your Halloween pumpkin this year!

 

29. Howling Wolf

Wolf and werewolf pumpkin pattern for pumpkin carving. | The Dating Divas

Howling Wolf Pumpkin Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Channel your inner animal with this amazing pumpkin carving pattern.

 

30. R.I.P.

Gravestone RIP easy pumpkin carving ideas | The Dating Divas

RIP Gravestone Simple Carving Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What represents Halloween better than a gravestone? Nothing! So use this amazing pumpkin carving pattern in your Halloween plans this year.

 

 

Scary Pumpkin Carving Patterns

If you want a super spooky Halloween theme for your house this year, this is the list for you! These scary, free pumpkin stencils sure are people pleasers.

 

31. Ghostly Figure

Creepy pumpkin carving inspiration and ideas. | The Dating Divas

Spooky Spirit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is the perfect picture if you are looking for a creepy pumpkin.

 

32. Medusa

Medusa pumpkin carving ideas. | The Dating Divas

Medusa Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is a super, scary, pumpkin face that will make your pumpkin carving a hit!

 

33. Skull

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Skull Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scare your neighbors with this great skull carving pattern.

 

34. The Grim Reaper

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Grim Reaper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seriously, this is a super scary, carving pattern…which I LOVE!

 

35. Scary Gargoyle

Gargoyle spooky pumpkin stencil ideas. | The Dating Divas

Gargoyle in the Window

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It doesn’t get much scarier than this scary gargoyle carving pattern.

 

36. Skull with Flames

Skull, cross bones, flames ideas for carving pumpkins. | The Dating Divas

Flaming Skull and Cross Bones

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Take the normal skull to the next ‘scary’ level with these flames coming out of the skull in this pumpkin carving stencil.

 

37. Glare Stare

Classic, spooky pumpkin faces for carving. | The Dating Divas

Spooky Faces

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This super, scary stare is just what you need to make your Halloween extra intimidating.

 

38. Hand Reaching

Hand reaching out for Halloween. | The Dating Divas

Halloween Reaching Hand

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Easy enough for a beginner, but creepy enough to make it perfect for your Halloween pumpkin carving party!

 

39. Vampire

Dracula in a cape pumpkin carving techniques. | The Dating Divas

Dracula Vampire Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What’s Halloween without a vampire? Complete your Halloween with this wonderfully spooky vampire carving stencil.

 

40. Scary Clown

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Pennywise Creepy Clown Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This Pennywise stencil is the perfect scary pumpkin carving pattern!

 

41. Freddy Krueger

Freddy Krueger scary pumpkin decorating ideas. | The Dating Divas

Freddy Krueger Pumpkin Carving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This creepy classic is great for a scary pumpkin carving.

 

42. Scary Face

Spooky, creepy, scary Jack-O-Lantern ideas. | The Dating Divas

Spooky Jack-O-Lantern Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ooooo…this creepy face carving pattern is super spooky and awesome!

 

43. Green Witch

Witch pumpkin decorations for Halloween pumpkin carving. | The Dating Divas

Witch Pumpkin Decor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

There is just something super creepy about witches. This great pumpkin carving pattern is no exception!

 

44. Monster Lady

Lady monster creative pumpkin stencils and carving ideas. | The Dating Divas

Lady Monster Face

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This pumpkin pattern of a lady monster is cool and creepy!

 

45. Frankenstein Screaming

Frankenstein screaming pumpkin and craving pattern ideas. | The Dating Divas

Frankenstein Screaming Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Use this super scary Frankenstein carving pattern on your Halloween pumpkin this year to get into the scaring spirit!

 

 

TV and Movie Themed Pumpkin Carving Patterns

 

If you love movies and want your favorite characters turned into pumpkin patterns, we have all the free pumpkin stencils you’ll need! If you or your kiddos are dressing up as characters, it’s also super fun to carve a pumpkin to match their costumes!

 

46. Chewbacca

 Chewbacca Star Wars pumpkin carving ideas. | The Dating Divas

Chewbacca Star Wars Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Talk about free pumpkin stencils that are sure to please! A Chewbacca pumpkin is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

 

47. C3PO

C3PO Star Wars pumpkin patterns for free. | The Dating Divas

C3PO Star Wars Pumpkin Patterns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is the type of Star Wars pumpkin carving pattern that is simple enough to complete, but hard enough that it will impress anyone who walks by!

 

48. Avengers

Simple, easy pumpkin carving ideas of the Avengers. | The Dating Divas

Simply Avengers Pumpkin Carving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pumpkin carving ideas are perfect for keeping it simple, while still pleasing your kids with something they love!

 

49. Harry Potter

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Harry Potter Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harry Potter is a classic movie character that is perfect for your carving pattern needs!

 

50. Darth Vader

 Darth Vader pumpkin stencil pattern for carving. | The Dating Divas

Darth Vader Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Darth Vader is the most well-known character of the most popular movie series ever created! Have fun carving him into your pumpkin this year!

 

51. Harry Potter Text

Harry Potter, HP initials to carve into a pumpkin when you don't know what to carve. | The Dating Divas

HP Initial Pumpkin Idea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

So if carving a Harry Potter face in a pumpkin is sounding a little too hard, give this simple pumpkin pattern a try!

 

52. Jaws

JAWS shark pumpkin patterns and stencils for creative pumpkins. | The Dating Divas

JAWS Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Du-duh, du-duh, du-duh… Come on, you have to go along with me and hear the Jaws theme song when you read this opening. This Jaws pumpkin carving pattern is a great classic movie and had to be a part of this list!

 

53. Batman

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Batman Pumpkin Carving Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Batman is an absolute classic. So it makes for the perfect free pumpkin carving stencil.

 

54. Joker

Joker from the Batman movie, carving stencil for a pumpkin. | The Dating Divas

Joker Carving Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The perfect amount of creepy and cool. This is what free pumpkin stencils are all about!

 

55. Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman Halloween pumpkin ideas. | The Dating Divas

Wonder Woman Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Looking for the perfect pumpkin patterns for your girls to carve? Wonder woman is always a good choice.

 

56. Dory

Dory pumpkin party ideas for Halloween pumpkin carving. | The Dating Divas

Dory Pumpkin Patterns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Simple, sweet, and your kids will love how this pumpkin carving pattern turns out!

 

57. Back to the Future

Back to the Future Halloween ideas and free pumpkin carving stencils. | The Dating Divas

Back to the Future Stencil for Pumpkins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

So here’s a throwback I know you can get behind! Use this cool design for some serious nostalgia.

 

58. Olaf

Olaf from Frozen Halloween free pumpkin carving stencils. | The Dating Divas

Olaf Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tell me your kids and neighbors wouldn’t love this free pumpkin pattern!

 

59. Dumbo

Dumbo pumpkin patterns. | The Dating Divas

Dumbo Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Dumbo pumpkin would certainly be a cute addition to your doorstep!

 

60. Ghost Busters

Ghost Busters pumpkin stencil for free. | The Dating Divas

Ghost Busters Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This Ghost Busters pumpkin stencil is certainly on my pumpkin patterns to-do list!

 

 

Artistic, Free Pumpkin Stencils

 

If you like some gorgeous and super creative, free pumpkin patterns, then this is the list for you! These pumpkins are literally works of art. I would put them on a tablescape!

 

61. Fairy House

Fairy House easy pumpkin carving ideas. | The Dating Divas

Fairy House Pattern for Carving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transform your Halloween pumpkin into an amazing fairy house with this great design!

 

62. Night Owl

Beautiful owl pumpkin carving patterns. | The Dating Divas

Owl Pumpkin Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is a super, creatively designed pattern that would be beautiful when completed.

 

63. Galaxy Pumpkins

Creative pumpkin carving pattern ideas of space. | The Dating Divas

Constellations of Space Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wow! These are gorgeous and super creative carving pumpkin patterns!

 

64. Where the Wild Things are

Where the Wild Things are monster advanced pumpkin carving pattern. | The Dating Divas

Monster Book Themed Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This iconic book comes to life with an amazing pumpkin carving stencil!

 

65. Nightmare Before Christmas

Jack Skellington Nightmare Before Christmas Pumpkin Stencil Template | The Dating Divas

Nightmare Before Christmas Pumpkin Template

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you don’t want to scroll through all the awesome patterns, click here for this specific free pumpkin stencil.

 

66. Gourd Owls

Owls made out of pumpkins. | The Dating Divas

Pumpkin Owls

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

So these pumpkin owls are super unique!

 

67. Dog- O-Lantern

Pet dog pumpkin patterns and templates for pumpkin carving. | The Dating Divas

Pet Dog Pumpkin Template

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Use a good silhouette picture to help create these fun, pet carving stencils.

 

68. Haunted House

Haunted House pumpkin carving template. | The Dating Divas

Haunted House Stencils

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Choose from 1 of 3 free pumpkin patterns. The list of templates is on the side of the page.

 

69. Snake Pumpkins

Snake pumpkins and reptile stencils for pumpkin carving patterns. | The Dating Divas

Snake Pumpkin Patterns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Use these unique templates to create reptile pumpkins.

 

70. Fox and Bunny

Beautiful pumpkin carving pattern templates. | The Dating Divas

Whimsical Pumpkin Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gorgeous, whimsical pumpkins with free carving templates!

 

71. Etched Silhouettes

Pretty pumpkin patterns and ideas for decoration during Halloween. | The Dating Divas

Pretty Pumpkin Patterns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

These different Victorian styled Halloween pumpkin carving patterns are the perfect inspiration as Halloween pumpkin carving ideas.

 

72. Cat

Spooky cat free pumpkin stencils. | The Dating Divas

Spooky Cat Stencil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Turn your pumpkin carvings into masterful art pieces this Halloween.

 

73. Mouse House

Mouse house, creative pumpkin ideas for Halloween. | The Dating Divas

Mouse House Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This strange mouse house is what you need to make your Halloween carving super unique!

 

74. Lace Patterned

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Creative Lace Pumpkin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

These lace pumpkin patterns are so creative and just awesome!

 

75. Pattern Pumpkin

Full pumpkin pattern with stencil that covers the whole pumpkin. | The Dating Divas

Cool Pumpkin Patterns

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Make a pumpkin pattern that wraps around the whole pumpkin.

 

We hope you got all of the pumpkin patterns and inspiration you could dream of! For more ways to make this the best fall ever, click over to our:

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