LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

HOUSTON It s late October, which means it s pumpkin carving time, but do your jack-o-lanterns end up just scary, and not in a good way?

Alfred Paredes is a cut above, and he stopped by KHOU 11 News This Morning to show off his creations and offer a few tips. (Watch the video above).

He says one secret to coming out with a great jack-o-lantern is really simple: pick only pumpkins that are narrow, like that of a human head. This way carving a face is a lot easier!

On the web: http://villafanestudios.com/

Read or Share this story: http://www.khou.com/story/news/local/outreach/2014/07/22/11854030/