Fun Melon Gecko

Melon Gecko

There seem to be lots of melons around at the moment. Great as the boys love to eat them and good for me as they are so easy to design with!!

He’s my fun food gecko.

Creative food ideas for kids gecko Melon Gecko - Finished (1 of 1)

Recipe

– Honeydew melon

– Grapes

Method

1. Cut the melon into slices and then it’s easy to carve from there. Start with the head.

Melon Gecko - 1 head (1 of 1)

2. Add some segments for the body.

Melon Gecko - 2 body (1 of 1)

3. And more for the back. Then add a big, curving bit for the actual tail.

Melon Gecko - 3 tail (1 of 1)

4. I made some large feet.

Melon Gecko - 4 feet (1 of 1)

5. Then joined them to the body.

Melon Gecko - 5 legs (1 of 1)

6. I used dark grapes to give him eyes.

Melon Gecko - 6 eyes (1 of 1)

7. Then more grapes sliced in half for toes.

Melon Gecko - 7 toes (1 of 1)

8. A few half green grapes for the back and it’s all finished.

Melon Gecko food art for kids

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I love to present good, hearty, healthy food beautifully.
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