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    10-29-2014, 06:51 PM
    Terra replied to a thread Electronic/Software: hallowindow effects in Halloween Props
    Hallowindow looks terrific blasted onto the side of the house. Those bouncing skele's are always a favorite :) You embed the video bu copying the URL in the box that opens up when you select the Filmstrip icon in the dialog box.
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    10-29-2014, 06:45 PM
    Terra replied to a thread Prop Showcase: My 2nd Tombstone in Halloween Props
    Looks great already so I'd say, take a deep breath and throw in the graveyard :)
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    10-29-2014, 06:35 PM
    Oh my do I remember your coffin bar and so many of your props. You are one of the many hearts of this forum. Nice to see you back again :)
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    10-29-2014, 06:31 PM
    Do we have to say it? "Video or it didn't..."
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    10-29-2014, 04:24 AM
    What a great idea... Oh, and where's the video??? ;)
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    10-29-2014, 04:21 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Static: My newest stone in Halloween Props
    The brown is a great color for a tombstone. Your cracks are the best I've seen - I just can't quite get the knack for those, heh.
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    10-28-2014, 07:12 PM
    You may want to explore the music genre called Epic Music. It's the songs used in movie trailers. They are heart-pounding and some can be just a bit scary enough for Halloween but not overly so. Here's a couple of examples:
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    10-27-2014, 06:52 AM
    Terra posted a visitor message on djcriswar's profile
    Hello and welcome to the forum :)
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    10-26-2014, 05:25 PM
    Terra replied to a thread Other: I need help ( expanding foam) in Halloween Props
    Ugly Joe has a great point. To add to that - what brand of fake blood are you using? I used PermaBlood from Pale Night Productions and it was thick enough not to get soaked into the expanding foam.
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    10-26-2014, 08:51 AM
    That looks very cool and the idea of using spray adhesive is brilliant.
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    10-26-2014, 07:14 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Mechanical: Filling out a PVC Body in Halloween Props
    Wow, Diabolik! What great ideas to quickly (and lightly) bulk out a zombie. Hope you don't mind but I'd like to toss into this that you can go to Level: Bananas! by further manipulating hardware cloth. It really is a prop maker's go-to cloth. It's a supreme medium to fold, bend and pinch into exactly what you want. When making Terra I took many of the following ideas from LaurieBeast's, The Vampiress tutorial. A dress form is a helpful start to form the top of the torso. Here you can see...
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    10-26-2014, 06:53 AM
    Terra added 3 photo(s) to album Terra's Build
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    10-26-2014, 06:41 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Fog: Fog Faux Fire in Halloween Props
    Before I set this up - I have an LED Par light but what should be in front of it? I don't have a vaporizer but do have a small fog machine.
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    10-25-2014, 06:03 PM
    Terra replied to a thread Fog: Fog Faux Fire in Halloween Props
    Oh, heck. With the move I had completely forgotten about this. Hmmmm, need to dig out the light....
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    10-25-2014, 05:29 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Electronic/Software: Lighting, Extention cord tripping hazards ??? in Halloween Props
    That's a really good idea!
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    10-24-2014, 06:37 AM
    Terra replied to a thread Electronic/Software: Lighting, Extention cord tripping hazards ??? in Halloween Props
    I second that :)
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    10-24-2014, 06:36 AM
    Sounds like you are looking for more modern Halloween songs. Here's a few you may like: Cry Little Sister (Lost Boys) - Aiden Them Bones - Alice in Chains Down in a Hole - Alice in Chains Man in the Box - Alice in Chains This Blood - Black Lab A Stone's Throw - Black Lab So Cold - Breaking Benjamin The Final Test (Saw) - Charlie Clouser
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    10-22-2014, 07:15 PM
    Alright! The link is all fixed now: http://www.halloweenforum.com/special/TerrasHalloweenEyes.jpg
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    10-22-2014, 07:04 PM
    Hopefully we can find why you aren't getting a lot of sand residue using Drylok. Before use it's thoroughly stirred to get the silica distributed top to bottom in the can. I do not thin it all. It is applied with a 1 1/2 angled brush and I make sure that the final brush strokes are always downward so you start to see the grain of the sand start to develop. The first coat will give you an essence of the stone-look but it's imperative that two coats are applied. The second coat's silica starts...
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    10-22-2014, 06:19 PM
    I will try to get that fixed ASAP for you. Another idea is to pm me your email address and I'll zip that off to you.
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    10-21-2014, 06:44 PM
    Terra replied to a thread Static: Fake metal box in Halloween Props
    I've used Monster Mud to help change up the texture of plywood: A link to that tutorial: http://www.halloweenforum.com/blogs/terra/892-painting-faux-metal-tutorial.html Also have made some sturdy metal-like items using cardboard:
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