There it sits, staring you in the face -- a lumpy pumpkin you're supposed to turn into a work of art. You carve the usual triangle-shaped eyes and nose, slit for a mouth, dangling teeth. But isn't it time to get out of your jack-o'-lantern rut?
Well, you'll be carving up more faces than Freddie Krueger after watching a new 30-minute video, "How to Carve Great Faces for Halloween," available at area Waldenbook stores and select video and Woolworth stores.
Master carver Gordy Falk gives step-by-step instructions, with hints on how to "de-top" and clean your pumpkin, give it personality, repair mistakes and even place your candle properly.