Freely Printable: ACLU Pumpkin Carving Stencils

Spending time with your family and friends this fall? Carve out a creative, civil liberties-minded message in those pumpkins!

Heading out to Family Day at the Farm with our friends from EqSD on Saturday, Sept. 30? Grab a civil liberties themed stencil for your pumpkins! See ya there from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. CT.

Pumpkin Carving Stencils

Pumpkin carving is a festive fall staple. 

Whether you’re a newbie or a regular fall girlie, you’ll love these ACLU pumpkin carving stencils. Simply resize the design to fit your pumpkin, print it, then tape the stencil to your pumpkin and get to carving. 

And if it doesn’t make it to social media, did you really celebrate fall? Post your photos and reels and make sure to tag us! We’ll repost and join the fun. 


Linked on this page, you’ll find several stencils of civil liberty classics such as a protest sign you can fill in with your own messages, a reminder to VOTE, or a picture of civil liberties watchdogs, and of course — lady liberty! 

Fear not, your porch, office, or wherever these works of art end up will be properly protected this spooky season. 

P.S. Check out these best pumpkin-carving tips and tool suggestions from HGTV before you embark on your journey. They explain the right tools to use, the best way to illuminate your pumpkin and how to make your pumpkin last all season.

Happy carving!