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  1. Ballad of the Bones 5 track EP

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    :cool:It's halfway to Halloween so here's a 5 track EP for $1 to celebrate!:cool: https://drsnik.bandcamp.com/album/the-ballad-of-bones
  2. Static: ideas for this cool feature of cauldron

    Halloween Props
    I'm about to start building cauldron creep prop and have purchased this barrel to serve as the cauldron. https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2252470498414744/?ref=messenger_banner The barrel is pretty cool as-is but I may glue a few skulls or bones to it. You have any other ideas? But...
  3. Strange Things

    General Halloween
    I went on an outing yesterday too a local wilderness area so that I could collect materials for my haunt display. As I was searching for the perfectly twisted branches I came across something rather disturbing. A set of teeth protruding through the leaves. As I cleared away the debris I...
  4. Static: Just made this from a box from Kohl's...

    Halloween Props
    My husband got an order from Kohl's yesterday and I couldn't help noticing that the box seemed to be tombstone shaped so of course I made it into a tombstone to stand up in my coffin. A little black paint, a little of that stone texture spray, some clear acrylic sealant and a few styrofoam...
  5. Public Library Display

    General Halloween
    This is the display I put together for October entitled "Bone Chilling Reads". So far patrons have kept their hands off Mr. Bones :D
  6. Static: Throne of Bones V2

    Halloween Props
    So I'm revamping my Throne of Bones for this year. I do a photo op in front of my yard for the ToTs. The line actually gets pretty long, since they have time to stroll around our cul-de-sac. This year I'm adding more bones all over, and I'm debating how to paint it. I was thinking gloss black...
  7. Need bones

    Wanted to Buy
    Hello! I am the manager of a Haunted Forest in Kansas City. We are looking for a lot of bones. Specifically Full size skeletons Individual bones that are realistic and heavier and Lighter plastic bones. Is there place where I can buy these for *cheap* or make them myself?? Also looking...
  8. Static: Skull & Bones Landscape Fabric Wall Hang

    Halloween Props
    I loved the idea of a skull wall and wanted one that was flexible to wrap around things, roll up for storage or as a backdrop. I used a 6' x 7' piece of DeWitt Weed Barrier Pro (thanks Terra), 2 cans of Great Stuff Foam, plastic skulls from the Dollar Store, plastic bones from a Walmart...
  9. Skulls and Bones Chandelier

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    http://www.joann.com/skulls-and-bones-chandelier/2779514P59.html SUPPLIES & TOOLS: Large skull Small skulls (10) Large bones (8) Small bones (3) Blue Moon 24" Metal Chain (2 pkg.) Paints: white, off white. gray, tan, brown, black Paint tray & water 1" & 1/2" paintbrushes Natural sponge Craft...
  10. Skull and bones light

    REQUEST FOR TUTURIALS GO HERE
    back when I first joined there was a page that a lot list of TUTURIALS on it and one of them was for a Skull and bones light you take two long bones and make an X then put the skull in the middle I can not remember how to put the lights on does any one know were I can find the tutorial again...
  11. Static: The Importance of Disarticulation

    Halloween Props
    You spend $50 or so for a complete skeleton, since things like ribcages and other tricky bones can be difficult to make from scratch. You want it to look realistic, so perhaps you corpse it a bit, but to truly make it look right, you will need to bite the bullet and ruthlessly tear it apart. No...
  12. THRONE of BONES

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    This is Davy Jones Throne of Bones which I made for my pirate gig. Its made of PVC pipe,epoxy putty, and plastic bones. The bones and putty were purchased on E Bay, most of the bones came from the skeleton factory. The throne is in two parts for ease of transportation. The back piece slides down...
  13. Incredible mr bones

    Wanted to Buy
    Hello all! I am desperately trying to find anything from the MR bones collection (that was before Yankee candle took over) Certain pieces like the mansion, cake platter, dip chiller and candy dishes! I am willing to pay very reasonable prices if anyone has any of these or knows where I...
  14. Mr. Skeleton takes a Ride

    General Halloween
    I was doing shopping at Walmart when I wandered into the ever-shrinking Halloween section and found - to my complete surprise and absolute delight - a fully articulated posable five-foot skeleton for only 29 bucks! I've always wanted one of these, and I figured it would be perfect as the...
  15. Other Apothecary Jar Label Request - HELP!!

    Halloween Crafts
    Hi Everyone, This year we want to add more witch elements to our annual Halloween costume party. I am making a bunch of apothecary jars and am looking for a printable label for the following: Fairy Bones Pickled Mice If anyone has one or a link to one, I would really appreciate. Thanks and...
  16. Prop Showcase: Prop help/inspiration needed

    Halloween Props
    This is my first post as I just discovered this forum. :) Every year we throw a huge party but traditionally it was in our downtown apartment (1400 sqft). Now we have a 4200 sqft house and while I'm so excited about the option to actually decorate the outside of our home, but I'm feeling...
  17. Static: Bones and more bones

    Halloween Props
    There seems to be many lose poseable skeletons on the market. I want to by eight to ten of them this year. What are your favorite sources for skulls and skeletons?
  18. How to build a Creeper!

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I recently posted photos of a couple of creepers I built on a couple of Facebook Halloween forums and had a lot of people ask for tutorials. so I decided to build another one and take a lot of pictures. I figured this was a good place to post the tutorial for people who are interested. When...
  19. Rolling Bones Halloween Concert theme 2016

    General Halloween
    Our theme this year is a Halloween Concert featuring the Rolling Bones. I have done a few projects, so it is about time I start my annual thread. Today I worked on carving a craft pumpkin. It was a little more difficult than I thought it would be, and I have a new-found appreciation for those...
  20. Other: What to coat air-dry clay with?

    Halloween Props
    I sculpted a set of crossbones over a pvc frame using crayola air-dry clay, but even after drying they feel a bit squishy and fragile. Does anyone have a recommendation of what I could use to harden / make them stronger? Looking for something that can make a more solid coat on top of the clay...
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