Webb Space Pumpkin!

Carve your own James Webb Space Pumpkin!

Want to carve your own James Webb Space Telescope-themed pumpkin? Here are three different patterns you can use. Simply print one (or all of them!) out, and follow the directions, which can be found on each pattern page.

Examples | Instructions & Templates | Carved Pumpkin Photo Submissions

amazing pumpkin carving by Kelly Lepo
An amazing pumpkin carving by Kelly Lepo. See more carvings by fans of Webb and Halloween.

Level 1: Webb Space Pumpkin

Level 1 Pumpkin Photo

Level 2: Webb Star Pattern

Diffraction Spikes Pumpkin Photo

Level 2: Golden Mirror

Level 2 Pumpkin Photo

Level 3: The Webb Web

Level 3 Pumpkin Photo

Level 4: Spider Webb

Level 4 Pumpkin Photo

Instructions & Template Downloads (pdfs):

Use the "English" or "French" language buttons at the bottom of each template thumbnail below to download the carving templates. Then follow the instructions on the templates . Also refer to some of the images in our Carved Pumpkins Gallery which show the use of the templates for carving.

NOTE: There is no French translation for Level 4.


Patterns created by Leah Hustak.
French translations thanks to Canadian Space Agency (CSA).

Show Off Your Work!

Send us pictures of your pumpkins! by email (GSFC-NASAWebb@mail.nasa.gov) or tag us on social media (@NASAWebb on Twitter and Instagram), and we may share them!

Carved Pumpkins Gallery

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