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  1. In Search of Half-Skulls

    Wanted to Buy
    Hello! Anyone know a decent source for a bunch of half skulls. You know, the sort missing their lower jaw? They always convey that sense that the skull has sat around for a while. An online source I'm fond of ordering from had some for under $5-a-pop, but ran out. Attached is a pic to give...
  2. Static: NBC yard

    Halloween Props
    After I moved here and produced my first Halloween yard my neighbors asked what I was going to do for Christmas. I had no idea that I moved onto a road where everyone did Christmas displays. So I slowly transitioned into a Nightmare Before Christmas theme. Each year I just make or add one...
  3. Lets see your clearance hauls!!

    General Halloween
    So far I have only hit two Spirits-went later in the morning but got a few "essentials." Posable Dummy Ghost Swing Rotating Mechanism Freddy Tote Bag Lighted Halloween Garland Pumpkin Stencils Freddy vs Jason Two bags of webs...one regular, one Glow in the Dark. Lets see pics of everyones Hauls :)
  4. 2018 Trick or Treators count

    General Halloween
    So for us its done. Its 9:30 here we had SO many kids. We ran out of candy! Over 40 Also went to a neighbors and hung out there for an hour which was fun. I think this was the best Halloween i have has in years! How many ToTs came to your home this year? What was the kids favorite? For...
  5. Static: Lighting stained glass windows?

    Halloween Props
    I made these 4 windows a couple of years ago and plan to use them again this year in our community haunted house. They will be hanging against a dark wall and I am trying to figure out a way to make them appear like there is light coming from inside the window. Everything I've tried isn't...
  6. Other: UV water dyes

    Halloween Props
    Has anyone tried UV dyes in water fountains to make the water glow? If so, is it worth while? If not UV dyes, what other items get the best bloody results? My asylum doctor is going to have a sink nearby that will be pumping water. (might have gone over board with the 1/2HP pump - it was...
  7. Resurrection Vale celebrating 10 years!

    General Halloween
    Last week I realized that Ghouliet & I have been doing this for a decade now!! I only have 1 photo from that first (very store bought) year and I thought it would be really cool to take a photo of what our cemetery looks like this year from the same angle. It's a glow up for sure. 2008...
  8. Halloween (+ glow in the dark!) nails!

    For Sale By Merchants
    Hi all, I sell 100% nail polish strips (no heat, tools, or dry time needed!) that last up to 2 weeks, and just released a Halloween collection that includes two glow in the dark sets! All are buy 3 get 1 free. You can shop here: http://bit.ly/pluckypolishhalloween Bloody Gorgeous...
  9. Halloween/Samhain-themed Dungeons & Dragons Suggestions?

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Salutations and greetings all! This year, instead of hosting a traditional party, I will be doing a handful of Halloween/Samhain-themed one-shot Dungeons & Dragons games. Some will be far spookier and creepier than others, but all will be fun and will have a LOT of silly and fun props and loot...
  10. Atmosphere Effects: HELP!!! Need some advice on UV Paint, Please and Thank You

    Halloween Props
    I am currently building a prop made from plastic, much of which will be made from that 7mil clear drop cloth plastic that so many of us use to corpse our skeletons. I need a GOOD UV reactive spray paint, preferably in Matte White, but it needs to glow brightly under florescent UV black lights. I...
  11. Other: Look at this glow in the dark epoxy!

    Halloween Props
    I am going to have to get some to test out but, oh, the possibilities! https://maverickcomposites.com/product/glopoxy/
  12. Static: The Green Fairy

    Halloween Props
    I bought one of the Lowes Green Glow Skellies and after buckling her into my passenger seat I asked myself, "self, what the heck are you going to do with this? Too green to be near other glow skellies. Hrm..." The answer? The green fairy. Not sure where she will go in the yard yet, but that...
  13. Other: how to get glowing webs

    Halloween Props
    i am adding a giant spider web to my outdoor decor this season. i have a black light and wonder what's the best thing to use to get the web to glow... spray paint (florescent or glow in the dark) or paint? thanks
  14. Static: Putting together alien insect theme for the front yard. HELP

    Halloween Props
    I am needing a medium to make insect larva out of. I am putting it into an sculpted egg with glow in the dark slime. If any one could share some ideas it would be awesome.
  15. Friday the 13th & Halloween Enamel Pins, T-Shirts, Prints & More

    For Sale By Merchants
    Hey everyone, over the last several months, I've started and have been slowly building my own brand called Pixel Elixir (http://www.pixelelixir.com). I create and sell pins, t-shirts, giclee art prints and other stuff. It's not exclusively horror or Halloween-focused, but it does lean heavily in...
  16. Atmosphere Effects: Ghost Prop Help

    Halloween Props
    Soul (Ghost) Prop Backstory - For my 2017 display I'm making a Reaper who is Summoning Souls (ghosts) from a graveyard. I have been experimenting with different mache, paint and lighting techniques to explore the best way to display the souls. I want them to appear solid, whitish-gray and...
  17. Zombie Lights Glow Sticks 50% off while supplies last

    Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    Zombie Light Glow Sticks on Amazon. Discount code: 50ZLight https://www.amazon.com/Zombie-Lights-Glow-Sticks-pack/dp/B01L24TW3S/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1477168289&sr=8-1&keywords=zombie+lights+glow+sticks
  18. Lighting: Creeping out a baby carriage

    Halloween Props
    Would love some advice on how to get a green glow coming from this baby carriage. I need something to entice guests to peer beneath the sheer black shroud that will cover it to see the "baby" inside. I am worried that just tossing some green glow stick in there would create lighting that is...
  19. When are you "Too Old" for Trick of Treat?

    General Halloween
    Our daughter is faced with this dilemma. She's a legitimate 6' tall, 210 lbs., on the Canadian U18 Rugby Team. Not a small girl. She's going to walk the streets this year, in Costume, (Harley Quinn.) and pass out Nite Glow Bracelets to TOT's. But that makes me think... How old is "too old"? Im...
  20. Atmosphere Effects: Witch's Caldron glow in the dark goo

    Halloween Props
    For my birthday, my Mom bought me a huge antique cast iron caldron. VERY cool! But I need some suggestions... We want to make the pot "boil" and the "goo" glow in the dark. The caldron has 3 holes in the bottom--it was used for a planter at some point I am sure. So we are going to run tubes...