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  1. Harry Potter Party Decorations

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Will not seperate. Will ship, buyer pays shipping. I accept cash, Paypal, and Venmo. Asking $200. Includes: Harry Potter Wand Sorting Hat 2 Griffendor Robes with Scarves Dementor Costume 2 Quidditch Costumes Nimbus 2000 All 4 House Banners Hogwarts Wax Seal Kit (Gold wax half used) Hedwig...
  2. Prop Showcase: Pirate ship and treasure chest out of stuff laying around

    Halloween Props
    I looked at my hammock stand and saw a Pirate ship - I had PVC laying around as well as old canvas paint "tarps" . I used torn bed sheets for the sails. I will be adding a fog machine, audio soundtrack for ocean waves, creaky sounds and Pirates as well as torches inside the ship for extra...
  3. Other: Gold bars - Pirate treasure

    Halloween Props
    I did a Pirates of the Caribbean theme last year and it was a big hit so I will be adding to it this year.. This thread will be a tutorial on creating some Gold bars for the treasure scene.. I started with a 2x4 that was 8' long. I set my table saw to around 12* mitre and ripped the 2x4 long...
  4. Static: I need ideas for a gold mound

    Halloween Props
    I would like to do a gold mound. Preferably an easy to store one. I can't find a tutorial on glueing coins to fabric. I googled it with not much help. Any suggestions or a link to making one. Thanks in advance.
  5. Other Help! I can't decide...

    Halloween Crafts
    Help! I found this amazing mirror recently and am starting its transformation. I can't decide though... Do I leave some of the original antige gold peeking thru or go all black? Here are pics of it original and so far (with the gold still showing some.) What do you all think??? Help me...
  6. Two full sized Celtic knotwork witch brooms

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I have two handmade witch brooms for sale. One is red and gold. The other is green and gold with a pentacle on the end. $300 each, or $500 for the set. Shipping to the US included, international is extra. http://thestorydragon.com/?product_cat=brooms
  7. Lighting: Silhouette Shadow Help

    Halloween Props
    So for Halloween I wanted to add some static silhouettes to our windows so it looks like its the shadow of someone inside. Pretty much recreating the effect from Disney's Gold Dust Saloon (shown below). I plan on using cutouts on posterboard. Any help on how to stage this? Would it be as simple...
  8. Other: Where to buy (cheap) paint?

    Halloween Props
    I have some pretty big things in the works this year and realized I need some colors in larger quantities - like a gallon each - of colors like red, blue, and metallic gold. I am building props like a ticket booth and a carousel and circus fencing and I need way more paint than usual. (I do have...
  9. ZGalleries -- Halloween 2015

    General Halloween
    ZGalleries always has some interesting halloween related items, mostly decor. The silver hand looks very much like the gold one I saw at ROSS last year, wonder if ZGalleries overstock last year was picked up by them. I like the Bicycle Skull playing cards and the Morton Skulls (6 x 8 inches...
  10. Static: Mine Cart - Fake Coal/Gold

    Halloween Props
    I've got a PVC/foam mine cart with a skeleton head, arms, and legs sticking out of it. I've been putting a tarp in it to cover up the emptiness in the middle, but would like to make it look full of rock. Any ideas on how I could make rock with maybe some shiny (led-lit, perhaps) gold? I've...