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 Angry Birds

Not many kids can resist those crazy Angry Birds and their quest to eliminate the pigs. And now you can create the next “level” with this fun Angry Birds watermelon. Check out National Watermelon Promotion Board for photos and instructions.

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

–Kristina Moy