The sculptors in our clan generally choose the largest squash for a jack-o'-lantern display, and save the smaller specimens to fashion heads for pumpkin people.
Neighborhood trick-or-treaters will love your finished pumpkin people!
PHOTO: JUANITA BROWN
Get creative with your Halloween decorating props. For instance, you can deck out your pumpkin people in hats and galoshes.
Stuff worn-out wearables with hay (or some other filler material) to form a bulky body.
Draw a goofy (or glaring!) grimace.