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  1. Halloween Props
    Greetings! I am looking for a full-size skeleton that is a little bit closer to 6' tall, to replace me in a performance that I am going to be premiering at a Haunters convention and will probably keep in my repertoire. The basic gist is that I will climb into an empty coffin, and it will then...
  2. Halloween Props
    My DIY crafted cauldron for this years Halloween
  3. Halloween Props
    (get it? get it? :) ) What worked: 1) new LED-based JoL lights and Swamp Lamps (hat tip to Pumpkinrot) were excellent 2) new gravestone bases for the repaired ones worked 3) lauan-backed foam stones did not melt in the reflected window death rays What failed: 1) lauan-backed stones were not...
  4. General Halloween
    Hi I want to share our Dark Ride with everyone, that we built in our warehouse. After our business went under from Covid, we took what was left and made a Muppet inspired ride! Thank you for taking a look. Disney Parks DIY on TikTok Muppetland dark ride walkthrough
  5. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    This post got lost a couple years ago when the blogs were removed: I was inspired by Kristie's blog post here: Halloween Count Down Clock Prop and decided to try my hand at making my own NBC countdown clock. Inspiration: Clock at the Haunted Mansion Things bought: 18" grape vine wreath...
  6. Halloween Costume Ideas
    Hi there! Super new to both this forum and DIY, but I've had my heart set on this project for a bit and finally decided to go through with it. So my friends and I are planning a Wasteland Party for when it's safe to gather again, and we're all planning on dressing for different apocalypse...
  7. Halloween Props
    200' 3/8" marine anchor line and most of my white zipties. Replaced the old web I made 11 years ago with 1/4" clothesline. The old web was a big neighborhood hit but was starting to smell very odd. Not sure if it's moldy or what. More decorations to follow once we hit October. In the process...
  8. Halloween Props
    Hi everyone, First post (sorry if I inadvertently break any forum rules). Just wanted to share something I'm working on. I created a rudimentary 'Reaper' for my porch last year, but I wasn't happy with the look, especially those stumpy little plastic dollar store skeleton arms I used. Image...
  9. Halloween Props
    I am going to be building a large spider this year. Yes i know that I am really late getting started. I plan to use 1in pvc for the legs but i want to make the legs thicker. i was going to use pool noodles but when i cut the noodle to put on the pvc it is not big enough to go all the way around...
  10. Halloween Props
    This year i decided to make my first animated prop I chose upon the monster in a box.
  11. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I watched a video on youtube on corpsing a skeleton... Sundrops: EASY HALLOWEEN DIY PROP although I did not follow her way of doing it, I think mine came out great. You will need: Dollar Tree cheap garbage bags (Kitchen Tall size) Tan/Red/Dark Brown/Black spray paint Skeleton Heat...
  12. Halloween Props
    I got this neat mermaid skeleton to practice corpsing on! My first ever corpsing project, so bare with me. This is her so far. Used heat gun + plastic sheets method. In the future I want to try the latex machè method, especially with a smaller project like this. I haven't painted her...
  13. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hey everyone!! I just wanted to share my method for making lightweight haunt panels. Each panel is made of 4 2x3s and 1-2 foam insulation boards. The reason I use 1/2” foam insulation boards is 1. They are lightweight 2. They are strong and easy to pain 3. And they are rather inexpensive (1 4x8...
  14. General Halloween
    This thread is about a halloween dark ride I am making. I will be posting our progress on this site so everyone can know what we did to make it. I know dark rides can be very expensive to build, but this is the most budget friendly dark ride I have ever seen built. Each ride car costs $300-500...
  15. Halloween Props
    I came across this video when looking for shattered glass window clings (didn't find what I really wanted) and was wondering if anyone has made Rubber Glass before? Looks really easy but curious how bad the fumes are? assume you would do this outside. I have a small amount of some rubber glass I...
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    One of my favorite creations! DIY pirate cannon made of styrofoam board and a concrete tube.
  17. Halloween Props
    Im creating a haunted house and want to board up windows and walls etc but i can only do temporary adjustments so no nails, glue etc.
  18. Halloween Props
    Zombie Arms for HALLOWEEN! Learn HOW-TO here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6EVkO_AEwg
  19. Halloween Props
    Here is our latest DIY Halloween Prop and the link where you can view the How-To video on our YouTube channel. Please don't forget to subscribe, like and post a comment. Thanks for watching.
  20. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I took an cheap plastic trophy and turn it into something that hopefully doesn't look like a cheap plastic trophy and make you more proud to give away.