Minion:

1. A loyal follower or obedient underling of a powerful being.
2. One who is highly esteemed or favored; a darling and fawning favorite.
Origin: Middle French, 15th century

Since 2008, it has also been the affectionate designation for fans of Zombie Pumpkins! They are the Groupies of the Gourd. Followers of the Fruit. Servants of the Squash.

You can demonstrate your allegiance by spreading the word about the Zombie Pumpkins! Specifically, the Patch Master wants to see visual or audio proof that you spread knowledge of Zombie Pumpkins to the masses.

Your goal is to make the uninitiated remember the Zombie Pumpkins name and artwork. If you can prove you've done this, you'll have a chance to be rewarded with one of the items pictured below.

So... are you a Zombie Pumpkins Minion? Contact me and show me what ya got!

Here are some creative and ambitious ways that others have earned their official Minion rank. Remember, pics to prove it!

In the News

Is your carving work getting recognition in the press? Get Zombie Pumpkins a plug on TV, radio, newspaper, or magazine.

Public Displays and Demonstrations

Create an impressive Zombie Pumpkins display in a high traffic spot. Or hold a public carving demo (using Zombie Pumpkins patterns) for a crowd.

Tattoos

Marking your flesh for life is a serious decision not to be taken lightly. And yet some brave and amazing souls out there sport Zombie Pumpkins ink.

Musicians and Storytellers

Composers and poets have written rhyme and lore about the Zombie Pumpkins. Can you craft a song, story or poem that gets published for major distribution?

Celebrity Encounters

There are many pumpkin patterns based on celebrities. Capture a photo of that star with their pumpkin likeness, and tell 'em Zombie Pumpkins sent ya!