A new creation,
Inspired from the video game:
The Legend of Zelda 'Majora's Mask'.
I sculpted the mask in WED, molded it and cast it up in acrylic resin with polyfoam backing, then hand painted it.
Aww, thanks :) Gesso is an artist's term for a special kind of paint that is designed to prep canvas for painting. It sucks into the canvas and the surface of it is very 'toothy' allowing the subsequent real paint to attach easily. Gesso was perfect for priming the landscape fabric when painting the fluorescent murals. You can get it at any paint store but it is a bit pricy. I've always wondered if Glidden Gripper (gotten at Home Depot/Lowe's) would work just as well though so that may be a...
Oh yes, landscape fabric is great for haunt panels. I even paint them :) Be sure to get the stuff the pro's use though - it's thicker than what Home Depot/Lowe's sells. It's called Dewitt Weed Barrier Pro.
Here's a video of how to make those wall panels:
I didn't ask the question about if the donations were for a charity or not. The best thing is to ask your insurance agent. He also mentioned that no homemade food is to be served either. I thought that was a weird one - but I guess some people give out popcorn and such.
Even though we had confirmation that we were insured - never felt comfortable that if the crap hit the fan, they'd be there for me. Year to year It was always a stress but glad that we never had an incident in the 6 years we...