- What We Do
- Maniac Pumpkin Carvers is a full creative art studio that specializes in elaborate pumpkin art. Maniac takes pumpkin carving to new levels of creativity and skill, providing unique and stunning carved pumpkins for parties, events, and occasions of all kinds. Available for live events and demonstrations, Maniac Pumpkin Carvers bring the magic of pumpkin carving to your party, festival, office, or wherever you celebrate the season.
Maniac Pumpkins are made from locally grown, REAL pumpkins. Throughout each step of the creation process, our carvers take the utmost care to ensure the highest quality product. From selecting the perfect pumpkins for carving, to the level of skill and expertise that goes into each sculpture, your pumpkin is sure to be a one of a kind hit. We pretreat each pumpkin with an all natural solution, and carve within 24 hours of delivery to ensure that your pumpkin arrives fresh--giving you more time to display your masterpiece. Maniac Pumpkins are perishable, but with proper care, can last two weeks or longer.
Maniac focuses on advancing the art of pumpkin carving by exploring this exciting new medium and taking the classic pastime to a whole new level. The nature of pumpkin carving brings you into the moment by captivating your senses. It is ephemeral and temporary and all about the NOW.
Maniac Pumpkin Carvers can be scheduled for press and media requests.For all orders and inquiries please contact ManiacPumpkinCarvers@gmail.com
- Who We AreManiac Pumpkin Carvers started out as a labor of love but quickly spiraled into something that is so much more. Founders, Marc Maniac and Chris Maniac, have been collaborating creatively for over 20 years, creating all manner of artistic wonders. They both maintain somewhat mild mannered alter egos to protect their secret identities.Under the guise of his civilian identity, Chris is a prolific muralist, creating amazing public displays of art. He often works with the help of community based volunteers, sharing his knowledge and cultivating new skills in his students. Chris has also developed and completed three unbelievable murals at Rykers Island, with the assistance of small groups of inmates. www.chrissoria.comMarc's alter ego is that of a commercial illustrator and designer. His artwork has been used in music videos for some of the biggest names in the industry. Marc's concept art and production illustrations have been utilized by a wide range of clients in theater, film, and television. Looking at each project as a unique creative challenge, he takes pride in bringing a clients ideas to life. www.marcevan.com