How to Carve a Watermelon Swan

By Contributor ; Updated September 15, 2017

Things Needed

  • Watermelon
  • Sharp knife or pumpkin-carving kit
  • Paring knife or vegetable peeler

How to Carve a Watermelon Swan. Special occasions call for special decorations, not just streamers and balloons. Many people know about carving pumpkins but haven't given much thought to carving watermelons. A watermelon swan is a classic design that makes a perfect centerpiece for a shower or luncheon.


Use caution when using a sharp knife for carving.