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  1. General Halloween
    Found this adorable hollow concrete cat a while back. Today I decided to paint him black & perch him on a fence post. There are strong wooden dowels inside so he isn’t easily stolen or knocked off.
  2. Halloween Props
    Hey all, I want to try something different this year for my porch and I am not sure what I need. I know this is the place to come though because you guys are awesome. I have a porch and I want to cobweb throughout and I want to really highlight the spooky affect with black lights. In my...
  3. Halloween Props
    We're having a costume contest for the first time at our Halloween party this year. I bought wooden bases at Hobby Lobby and skeleton hands at Dollar Tree. The plan is to spray paint the bases black and the hands gold and then attach the hands to the bases. The problem is that the hands are...
  4. General Halloween
    2018 October on the East coast - Advice, please! So, I'm from Colorado and I've never spent Halloween outside of the state before. This year, I decided I'm going to spend Halloween with my boyfriend, who lives in Brooklyn. I've done some searches, but I'd like to hear from locals and people...
  5. Halloween Props
    https://www.shopdisney.com/madame-leota-tombstone-decoration-the-haunted-mansion-1481537 I haven't received this yet. I am wondering if anyone here has, to answer a question. what is the face portion made of. I know the stone is styrofoam, but it looks like the face may be plastic. I was...
  6. Halloween Crafts
    I have a ton of these vintage Halloween masks and I saw these great wreath's on Pinterest, but the pictures don't link to a website or tutorial. I'm afraid hot glue would melt/warp the thin plastic. And with the masks being hollow, I'm just not sure about how to attach them in the best way...
  7. General Halloween
    I just joined a new group on Facebook. (Not my group, not self promotion here, I'm just a member). They post stuff related to Sleepy Hollow several times a day, including stuff I've never seen before. Here is the link if anyone is interested: Washington Irving's "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow"...
  8. Halloween Props
    Ichabod Crane, Katrina Van Tassel, Hessian Soldier. Sorry for the poor image quality. I think I need to go back over the lettering in black to make it stand out.
  9. Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Hello all, this is my first post. Quick question about something I have not been able to find on here yet. I am currently build some cemetery columns. I bought a few cheap hollow skulls that I would like cut in half (so its just the face portion) and attach to the columns but I cannot figure out...
  10. Halloween Props
    Well, now that I put it out there, I guess there's no turning back now. Decided to start with wheels first. I used Jenn's method and cut them out from two sheets of plywood glued together. I thought 48" wheels were a bit too big. I'm going with 42" for the rear and 32" for the front. And, so...
  11. Halloween Music
    Hook's Drug Store was once a chain business with many of its locations in Indiana before being bought by CVS in 1997. In 1988, Hook's released this Halloween cassette with Pepsi and American Greetings as sponsors. Side #1 included various spooky sounds while Side #2 has a short rendition of...
  12. Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Okay guys! We're past halfway to Halloween so I figured it was most definitely time to move from the planning stage (first 6 months following Halloween) to the Execution stage(the 6 months leading up to Halloween). Last year our trio took a year off from our party to travel and to spend...
  13. Halloween Music
    Seen in many different versions, this particular LP was from Pickwick International in 1977. The Script is by Sid & Helen Frank. Music by Frank & Judy Stein. Arranged and produced by Ralph Stein. The sound effects were done by Myst-A-Rama / Cricketone Chorus And Orchestra. DOWNLOAD LINK HERE...
  14. General Halloween
    Looks like we are heading to Sleepy Hollow for some Autumn/Halloween activities! I got our tickets yesterday for the Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze at the Van Cortlandt Manor for the 12th of October, and tickets for the presentation of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" at the Old North Church for the...
  15. General Halloween
    http://www.nyhistory.org/sites/default/files/emuseum_real//1950_79.jpg i love this piece. I wish it were available. Why hasnt someone gotten permission to copy/ recast this.
  16. Halloween Props
    I had a big, hollow branch come down off one of the giant soft maple trees in my yard. Now I have a handful of hollow logs cut to about 24-30". I was thinking of cutting eye holes in them, putting a led light inside, and setting them in the graveyard. This is such a creative bunch I thought...
  17. Halloween Props
    Hey Guys! Just wanted to share something that I drew up quick. Its a few things from the Disney classic The Legend of Sleepy Hollow! I am a HUGE Fan of the cartoon since I was small, This is what got me into Halloween! I watch it every year! I am now sculpting some of the characters from this...
  18. Announcements / Press Releases
    Hey everybody, I posted here a few months ago to say I was considering opening an Etsy shop with handmade Halloween paper goods and decor. Well I'm pleased to say I have decided to launch for the 2014 season! I still have a lot of product to add, but wanted to start getting the word out now...
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