Happy New Year to all the Halloween loving pumpkin growers. Ooojen mentioned it was time for a new thread, and what ooojen wants, she gets. :D Yes, I am in full seed buying mode. I am following the Giant Pumpkin seed auctions closely. Here is a link to the auction list...
On my daily commute, I've seen one yard completely decorated, one house hedge-row with spider webs, and one yard with that cool full sized horse and rider skeleton and accompanying skellie dog. I only have fall decor so far- corn stalks Autumn leaves garland on the mailbox, and a few happy...
I know that most of us pick up things out of other peoples garbage to use in our haunts. Its natural...were haunters! lol. unfortunately my yard does not have any trees in it. this makes it bad for halloween because NOTHING has the astedic of fall. I have not old leaves or branches, no...
Last year I set out to make a pumpkin tree a la Disney's The Haunted Mansion. The tweak was to make it more swamp-like, necessitating large vines, leaves, fungus, and, naturally, pumpkins.
I used pipe insulation around some scrap PVC, shaped by a heating gun, to be the vine. The vine wraps...
First off amazing you've been around for so long congrats!
This time of the year is so great I love pumpkin pies and seeing the fall leaves but most of all Halloween the only time I come out of hiding. ;)
btw Awesome this Halloween radio
A few years back, someone on the forum gave me an .mp3 of a Halloween song we used to sing in elementary school. It was adapted from a poem by Harry Behn that I've always loved:
Tonight is the night
When dead leaves fly
Like witches on switches
Across the sky,
When elf and sprite
As much as I love Halloween and the fall, I'm not quite ready for the leaves to change color and fall off the trees! This summer has been unusually cool here in the Hoosier state. I need some more good weather to get stuff done. :( Anybody else experiencing what appears to be an early fall?