6 Jack-O-Lanterns Created With Power Drills

Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso

Carving pumpkins with a knife is tiring and time-consuming. Step up your jack-o-lantern game with a drill/driver or rotary tool this year. All you have to do is pick your bit and carve away! Get inspired by the pumpkins below and make sure to share your Halloween projects by tagging @houseonesocial on Instagram and Facebook!!

Photo: Handmade Charlotte


Handmade Charlotte shows us how to carve out a simple message.



Drill your holes and plug them with marbles for a colorful glow. Get the tutorial from A Beautiful Mess.



Make an arrangement of drilled gourds like Design Love Fest did here.



Using an image printed on computer paper, H2O Bungalow traced the outline of a seahorse with assorted drill bits to create this design.



In another tutorial from Handmade Charlotte, we learn how to puncture cat shapes into a pumpkin.


Dotted Lines

Crafted Corners coated this pumpkin with metallic paint and then drilled holes in a cascading pattern. 

Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso
Dani is House One’s assistant editor. As a Norwalk, CT native, Dani graduated from UConn with a BA in Digital Media and Design. This millennial longs for the days of All That, Tamagotchis, and Dunkaroos. When she’s not working, she’s hanging outdoors, playing with her dogs, or watching makeup tutorials on YouTube.

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