10 Life-like Images Of Pumpkin By Artist “Ray Villafane” That Will Make You Go Wow

It was during his teaching tenure that Ray began “dabbling” in pumpkin sculpting.

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Ray villafane is declared as “Best Pumpkin Carver in the World” and “The Picasso of Pumpkin Carving” by Wall Street Journal! Villafane has really emerged as the master of pumpkin creations; he creates ultra life-like faces and carves out pumpkins like a sculptor! So today Reacho brings you 10 pumpkin creations of villafane that will surely awestruck you!

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Ray was born in Queens, New York and graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York City in 1991. It was during his teaching tenure that Ray began “dabbling” in pumpkin sculpting, initially as projects with his students and later realized that he can do so much more with pumpkins!

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Villafane competed as one of four professional pumpkin sculptors and impressed the judges enough to sweep all three rounds and was awarded the Grand Prize in the show called “Outrageous Pumpkins” not once, but twice!

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In 2011, he carved the world's biggest pumpkin to resemble zombies and took his hobby of pumpkin sculpting to a whole new level and expanded his career to other mediums such as sand, snow and other fruits and vegetables. Here’s a video of Villafane sculpting pumpkins:

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