Page Five - The Creation Of "Art" Begins!
Page Created October 23rd 2019- Last Updated: 10/15/2021 18:37:PM
...and the tradition continues. The knives are out, the patterns are ready and we off to the races. MIchele and Theo jkoined us this afternoon as we march the unsuspecting pumpkins into the operaitng room to get their guts removed.
Mitch provides "Adult Supervision"
Lilly is not afraid
Dig way down deep but be careful of the spiders
Next year Lilly will have power tools also!
"Ewwww! Pumpkin guts!"
Lilly does well with the seeds and when finished, she brings them to Great Grandpa for roasting
It looks much like the Robin pose!
No evidence of pumpkin guts, yet!
Smart, keeping her distance
The guys are enoying watching Lilly clean the punkins
The "Keeper Of The Tools" arrives
Love those matching shirts!
Dad takes a short break
Grandpa gets to supervise
Next year its Mitch and Remy time!
Oh oh... Where is Lisa going?
Bob does the dangerous work
Pete grabs the drill and goes to town!
Lilly has to collanders of seeds ready for Great Grandpa Liles
The power tools sped things along!
And then there were four
Visiting never stops!
Jan Mongell's pumpkin cookbooks made a great hit with the family
Cleaned out pumpkins arrive! Time to got to work.
Stencils are selected
The pumpkins begin to take form
A classic pumpkin is underway
Theo carefully makes his selection
The soccer coach is about to plunge the knife into the poor
...and at the kids table the energy level is high
Lisa now has her camera, the truth will come out
Bob is a patient as well as outstanding supervisor
The silly comments are flying back and forth
Meanwhile, the Boss roams the kitchen
"OK guys! Where is MY pumpkin??"
Hard at work
Did You Know? - I want to be something really scary for Halloween this year so I'm dressing up as a phone battery at 2%.
Carefully considering her next move
The supervisors take a rest
"OK Mommy! I got it!"
"Mommy, you missed a place!"
"That looks more interesting over there"
One can hear the blades moving a block away
Mommy has a lot of help!
The "Keeper Of The Tools"
Come on coach... You can do it!
Poor pumpkin does not have a chance
Beginning to take shape
Where is his teeth??
Remy gets a table-eye view of the goings-on
Connor is putting a lot of energy into the pumpkin
It's going home with Connor this afternoon for Connor's party
Time to stretch
Yes Remy, everyone is looking at you
Remy spots Great Grandma... Smiles erupt
Lilly, Chief Pumpkin Inspector!
Connor does the serious arranging
The judge gets the seat of honor
The peanut gallery forms
Did You Know? - Where do baby ghosts go during the day? Dayscare centres.
Lilly has got the candle situation under control
The serious look
"Whoa there guys! I can judge also!!"
"You wait until next year!!!"
"I already have something in mind!"
Did You Know? - What is a witch's favourite class? Spelling.
Must be just right
Lilly says everything must be just right
Lilly has the candles
Looks like a Vanna White in the making
Did You Know? - Why didn't the skeleton go to prom? He had no body to go with.
Just right, now turn on the smile
Now we have "Silly Lilly"
Connor relaxes thinking about their party tonight
What did your pumpkin look like?
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Remy was crashed! To much activity