It’s that time of year to decorate your front porch for Halloween night. To get you ready, I’ve gathered 57 cute cat pumpkin carving patterns that you can download right now, for free.
I carved a few different Halloween pumpkins this year, and cats seem to be the theme.
And this time I wanted to carve a large pumpkin with a cute cat pumpkin carving type of design. Mostly what I’ve come across is more of the black cat drawings style like I carved on my mini pumpkin.
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So I went on a long search and after quite a bit of deep digging, I finally found a few cat carving templates. This led me to a few more, which eventually led to a goldmine!
And since I know I’m not the only cat lover out there, I thought I would share my findings. Oh by the way, did I mention these cat pumpkin patterns are free?
Here’s how the Jack O’Lantern of a cute cat face turned out. This one wasn’t a free pattern because I carved this pumpkin before I found the ones listed below.
If you’re interested, you can find the cute cat face pattern here.
Check out my quick tips below for using a downloadable pumpkin carving pattern to and carve a cat design onto a pumpkin.
Or, you can read the full tutorial of the cat Jack O’Lantern here.
Tips For Using A Pumpkin Template To Carve A Cat Design
- Check the pumpkin for soft spots. Soft spots are an early indication the pumpkin is starting to rot.
- Print the pattern download in black and white
- If you will use a real candle to light the inside of the pumpkin, make your cut at the top of the pumpkin to remove the pulp
- Cut the bottom of the pumpkin for a cleaner look, if you using a battery powered candle inside
- If you have a smaller pumpkin, be sure to resize the pattern to fit the face of your pumpkin
- Rub vegetable oil or vaseline on your carved pumpkin to preserve it longer. Put it anywhere you have carved or made cuts.
Choose From 67 Of The Most Creative And Cute Cat Pumpkin Carving Patterns That Will Satisfy Any Cat Lover.
These free cat pumpkin carving designs are available as PDF files. They are a digital download that you can resize to fit the size of your pumpkin.
Designs For Humorous Cats
If you’re looking for a fun pumpkin carving template, these designs will likely hit your funny bone.
Patterns Of Cat Faces
If you want to go big on the details, take a look at these patterns showing just the face of a cat.
Cute Cat Carving Stencils
Surely there’s a great idea for a design here that will melt your heart.
Carving Templates For Breeds Of Cats
Take it to the next level with these unique pumpkin carving ideas for a specific cat breed.
Cats With Jack O’ Lantern Faces
The ultimate in creative pumpkin carving stencils, with cats and Jack O’ Lantern faces in the design
Black Cats With Arched Back
Decorate with the well known Halloween scaredy cat design.
Scary Cat Templates
One of these might be the perfect pumpkin design to get you in the Halloween spirit.
Carving Patterns For Witchy Cats
You mean you didn’t know there was such a thing as witchy cats?