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  1. Atmosphere Effects: Large garage door rear projection material

    Halloween Props
    I know this has been asked tons of times but no one ever comes back and say what worked the best for them. I have a opening of 7'x14' to cover. I was thinking of using this Carl's Gray Rear Projection Film - Rear Projector Screen Material (Low Light, Rear Projection) I could make a frame and use...
  2. Other Nightmare before Christmas my version of disneyland list

    Halloween Crafts
    ok so here is my intensive pic from Disney land i was like i want one of these but it has to be water proof so I took grey weed barrier cut it into length and shape i wanted. then i used black spray paint to dark up the edges note do not set anything in middle to hold it down use edges...
  3. Static: Drylok color?

    Halloween Props
    Trying to find the Drylok color people use for a more cement look. Is is the premixed beige? I picked up the UGL grey and it is to grey/light and not the tan look I see some have achieved.
  4. Sirius Black escaped convict

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Hey there, I've searched several websites and local shops over the past month and haven't found anything that I'm looking for, and it's incredibly frustrating :p. This year I'm looking to run with a Sirius Black costume since I already have the beard and hair. The only things I've been able to...
  5. DIY Hollusion screen Casa Collection Platinum is now called Grey Velvet

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    For the past few weeks I’ve been trying to find the Platinum chiffon at Joanne’s. Today I finally found a store that had it, and a person working there who knew what it was. It turns out that although the website calls it Platinum, it’s now called Grey Velvet. Lucky for me, one worker at one...
  6. Static: Garage mausoleum with AtmosFX in 42" TVs

    Halloween Props
    Hi all! I've been meaning to get back on here, but I've been so busy building stuff. Anyway, now that I'm finished with my latest idea, I thought I'd post some pics and videos. Since I already have two 42' TVs with media players that I use in my outdoor Christmas decorations, I knew I needed to...
  7. Prop Showcase: Electric Chair

    Halloween Props
    Will post pics of the chair as I make progress with it. Here are a couple of tea canister transformers, one for each side. It's amazing how a little grey paint pulls it all together. Just need to add wires and an amber beacon light to the underside of both of them.
  8. Just Joined

    Member Introduction
    Hello, My name is Kim. I enjoy being outdoors and sports. I am a single mom. I am currently trying to go to school for phlebotomy. I love October and Fall. Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. I AM TRYING TO THINK OF GOOD HALLOWEEN NAMES FOR MY 2 KITTENS. I have an orange one and a grey...
  9. Static: Halloween Down Under 2017

    Halloween Props
    Hi all, Just wanted to start this thread to share some of the props I've been making this year. Apart from the "spooky trees" and foam boards for my windows from 2016, this is the first time I've really had a go at making my own props so I'm always looking for advice or tips on what/how to do...
  10. Static: Grey 3 Inch Foam!!

    Halloween Props
    Check out this stuff! 3 inches thick and grey! picked it off a construction site in Indiana its for masonry made by Dow
  11. Grey Alien

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I'm planning to do several "grey" type aliens for my yard next year, inspired by a thread here from a few years ago. The first one is underway. The basis of the head is a paper mached balloon. There's about 7 layers of paper mache strip I formed the basic shape of the eyes and nose with...
  12. Static: Foot Tall Grey Creepy Morbid Industries Dude - What's his name???

    Halloween Props
    Anyone remember what this little dude's name is??
  13. Static: Devil's Cage

    Halloween Props
    Added a new Devils Cage prop for 2014. Used plastic hot water heater drip pans for top an bottom and grey plastic electrical condit for bars. Glued screw fittings on the bars so it can be disassembled for storage. Used some 1x2s to reinforce the top and bottom & allowed for 3 eye bolts for...
  14. Tombstone lessons

    General Halloween
    So, I learned some tombstone lessons yesterday and today.... I had the epitaths on my stones done and started painting the lettering black on some last weekend. Then, this weekend was a three day weekend for me due to Columbus day. So, I thought I'd get out and start painting the stones. I...
  15. Static: Haunted Mansion-esque Door Knocker

    Halloween Props
    So part of Halloween decorations this year is to do interior decorations to the parlor of our house, so I saw these cheapy door knockers at Dollar Tree. I pulled the knocker ring off and drybrushed Gold onto it to give an antiqued look. I then painted the entire headpiece a semi gloss black...