Shrinking heads and carving apples
Perhaps you would like to try carving apples before you try head shrinking.
How to Carve Shrunken Head Apples
Do you need a Granny face for a doll? Perhaps you'd like to do something ghoulish for Halloween? Or are you looking for a new carving medium? If you've got a stash of apples in your pantry, you can use them for all of the above. Folk dolls made from carved apples have been around at least since the settlers of early ruralAmerica made dolls from whatever was plentiful at the time. Carved appleheads can last for years if dried properly and painted or sprayed with sealant. Here's an interesting way to preserve your apples...