With watermelon in its peak season, it’s the perfect time to try a watermelon carving that can be the main centerpiece at your next party or something as simple as a salsa bowl for a mommy get-together. Click through the slideshow to see eight imaginative watermelon creations that are not only delicious but actually fairly simple to boot (we promise!).

Watermelon Grill

Need a fun centerpiece idea for your next BBQ? Check out this sweet watermelon grill, complete with fruit kabobs, that is not only amazing but totally edible. For step-by-step instructions, photos and a video tutorial, visit She Knows Food & Recipes.

Do you have a favorite watermelon carving? Let us know about it in the comments section below!

–Kristina Moy