Pumpkin Carving, Watermelon Carving, Graphic Design in Vancouver – Sparksfly Design

Panda Pumpkin Carving by Clive Cooper

Clive creates his 2nd Pumpkin Carving of a Panda.  Little bigger than the first Panda Pumpkin, but every bit as cute! Panda Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carvings – Panda and Lion Cub!

Clive has been carving an array of pumpkins for a very special client, soon to be revealed!  Check out the cute little Panda Pumpkin Carving.  You might even catch these little guys on Global TV late show between Oct 26th to 30th. Will keep you posted!

Panda Pumpkin

Panda Pumpkin by Clive Cooper

Also his adorable Lion Cub Pumpkin Carving.
Lion Cub

Lion Cub Pumpkin by Clive Cooper

Fruit Carver, Watermelon Carver – Clive Cooper on Global BC TV Video

Thought Clive looked so good on Global BC TV's 6:00 news on July 27th, 2014. I'm glad we filmed it in the garden, as looked so nice.  It all started with his "Viral Alligator Watermelon Carving" and now will see if we have a "Viral Video" from his "Triceratops Watermelon Carving" on our hands! In case you missed it, here's the link: Clive Cooper Watermelon Video - Fruit Carver: Also added a new Youtube Video to our channel:  Clive Cooper Carvings This is his "Triceratops Watermelon Carving" semi-instructional video:  

Triceratops Watermelon Carving on Global BC TV

Spent a lovely day with Miguel and John from Global BC TV.  Super nice guys.  Clive had a prepared a Triceratops watermelon carving for their interview. Here's the final result!  We are also preparing a "How To" video on our Youtube Channel.  Just type in Clive Cooper Carvings when in Youtube and you'll see it soon!
Triceratops Watermelon Carving

Triceratops Watermelon Carving

Alligator Watermelon Carving Goes Viral!

Clive's recent alligator watermelon carving continues to spread across the web and social media sites.  In my last blog, I think I mentioned that we created a very quick video on how it was carved, since we were getting so many questions regarding that.  Global BC TV is supposedly coming to film him this Monday, so will be sure to keep you updated on that too!

Here's the link and below that, the carving that started it all off!   Go to Youtube and type in:  Clive Cooper Carvings You are welcome to use our images and video on your site, as long as you provide a "clickable link" to: www.sparksflydesign.com You are welcome to use our images and video on your site, as long as you provide a "clickable link" to: www.sparksflydesign.com Read more

Clive Cooper Carvings – “Viral” Alligator Watermelon Carving Video?

Well, we've just started a Youtube Channel to feature Clive's carvings - called Clive Cooper Carvings, naturally. Let's see if his video goes viral like the image did! Special thanks to our dear friend Domenico Cutrupi! You can view the alligator watermelon carving video and more videos in the future at this link: Clive Cooper Carvings                      

East Vancouver vegetable and fruit sculptor a master of his ghoulish craft – The Province

The Alligator Watermelon Carving trend, continues to grow.  We are receiving many hits today from Voice.fi (Voice Finland) and from the article featured in The Province newpaper (Sunday, June 15, 2014)!  Article was very well written, by reporter Sam Cooper (not related). Also, we were advised by a relation in England, that last week Clive's carvings were featured in The Sunday Times.  Not sure if it was in their online edition or not - if you find it, please send me the link. Go Clive! The Province (http://www.theprovince.com/life/East+Vancouver+vegetable+fruit+sculptor+master+ghoulish+craft/9940498/story.html)

Viral Alligator Images 2014?

Interest in Clive's recent Alligator watermelon carving is growing like wildfire on the web I see.  Check out more of his images under the watermelon and pumpkin sections of the site.

**You are free to add images to your site or blog, but only if you credit them to Clive Cooper and put our website link beside them:  www.sparksflydesign.com**

How to Carve a Watermelon Part II – Goes Viral!

Wow, Clive has certainly received more accolades and web hits for his watermelon carving of an alligator, than just about anything else he's ever sculpted! The Food Network will be featuring his designs on their website shortly, so keep an eye out for that:  www.foodnetwork.ca Also, Wenn News agencies contacted us today about running a feature.  WENN provides new and traditional media worldwide with celebrity news and photos, representing numerous: newspapers, magazines, websites, blogs, book publishers, tv companies and many others  - in over 35 countries. Their subscribers and clients include some of the worlds biggest media names including: the BBC, Bloomberg, Microsoft, Yahoo, AOL, HBO and thousands more newspapers, magazines, TV, websites etc…. so that's pretty exciting. June 4, Rock 101FM has listed it on their website, and websites and bloggers world-wide it seems.  This one might just go viral! He also recently carved the funny little character below, kind of a Google eyed froggie character I guess?  What do you think? You are free to add images to your site, but kindly credit to Clive Cooper put a link to our site beside it of:  www.sparksflydesign.com
Google Eyed Froggie Watermelon

Google Eyed Froggie Watermelon

 
Alligator Watermelon Carving

Alligator Watermelon Carving

 

Demon Pumpkin and The Weather Network

Clive also was featured on the Weather Network several times on October 30th and 31st.   Oga Nwobosi of the Weather Network had called us and send Camera man, Caaleb Trott to our house to film the segment.
The Weather Network

Caaleb Trott from The Weather Network films Clive

Clive carves a "Demon Pumpkin" on October 16th. Love the horns and ears!  On the 18th, Dickson Tong, a reporter from the Ming Pao Daily News interviewed Clive - so you'll see an article and some of his carvings in their paper on October 21st.  It will be a full page spread. Click on the image below for more pics!
Demon Pumpkin

Pumpkin Demon

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