Papaya Leaf Carving
- One nearly-ripe papaya
- Carving knife
- Sharp -pointed knife
- Without peeling it cut the papaya, lengthwise into slices and remove the seeds.
- Cut each slice into parallelogram-shaped pieces.
- Remove the skin, giving a curved shape.
- Trim the sides to the shape of a leaf.
- With the tip of the knife, cut two curving grooves, tapering at each end, in the face of each leaf.