Mine was delivered on Tuesday and I had the same reaction. Holy smokes does it take up a lot of room. I had to reorganize my garage a bit but made a good spot for it. It doing so I created room for another one. I was agonizing over whether I should buy two when i got it. Still glad I only...
The Lantern of Casey Jones
In the old days lanterns were used to send signals along railroads. In 1900 on a dark and stormy night a rock slide wiped out a bridge in northern Pa. A railroad man by the name of Casey Jones tried to warn an oncoming train that the bridge was out with his lantern...
Object number 2.
Dr. Rippers Plasma Globe
In the 1940’s Dr. Ripper started doing questionable human experiments. He wanted to learn as much about the living human brain as he could. Unfortunately for him he could not find any willing test subjects for his “brain experiments”.
Orb of despair
Crystal balls have been a mainstay of fortune tellers for centuries. Fortune tellers look into the ball and tell you your future. Normally they see good things and tell you about all the happy things that are coming your way. They are a source of hope for a good future.
Quick easy and relatively cheap walls for a garage. I used zip ties to hang these 9x12 tarps from the rafters of my garage and they were perfect. Each tarp was under $12. Much cheaper than wooden walls and easier to take down adn store away...
Weeks ago. As I was making things for this year I was coming up with ideas that I was able to contemplate, but realistically did not have the anywhere near the time or money to do with all the other stuff I had going on.
I have my big addition already in mind that I will start working on...
I am done for the year and probably until next July. I have fun making stuff but get so obsessive and consumed that I need to cut myself off completely after Halloween.
I do write down any ideas I have in the note program on my phone. It gives me plenty to consider once July gets here.
Take down = 10 hours give or take
Turning the garage into a museum= 12 hours give or take
Creating stories for haunted objects= 7 hours give or take
Setting up front lawn display= 25 hours give or take.
building/refurbishing props this year.......= 150-250 hours.
Total= 204-304 hours give or take.
The weather gods were good from 3 to 10 last night, but they extracted their sacrifice later last night.
A possible tornado damaged a bunch of houses not to far away from us. Fortunately our house was fine but a few of my bigger props were knocked over out front and some were doing the limbo...
Haunted object #1 from the Museum Arcana opening tomorrow night.
The decapitated head of Agon Nee
Have you ever wondered what happens when one is decapitated? Do you die instantly or is your mind still aware...... at least for a short time?
This head belonged to a man named Agon Nee. In...