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  1. 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...
  2. Pneumatic: Questions about running penumatic hose & tubing

    Halloween Props
    So I'm doing a zombie fence shaker this year and it's my first-ever pneumatic prop. I got an 18gal compressor off Craigslist and will have that 50ft away so hopefully the noise doesn't ruin the rest of my scene. Connecting with a 3/8 inch hose to this flow control connector. Controlled by a...
  3. Mechanical: Leering Skelly 2017

    Halloween Props
    Just finished up a really simple Leering Skelly. Saw these cedar half barrels at Menards for $22 with rebate and had to make something with it. I used the vinegar-water-steel wool-instant coffee mixture to weather the barrel. This is a typical Pose-N-Stay Skelly, the spine is really thin so I...
  4. Floating Candles

    Halloween Props
    I saw these Hanging Candle Sticks due to come in to BuyCostumes this week and like the idea. Nice for a witch or wizard scene. No real description so not sure exactly what this product is other than they hang on a clear line. I like that the candles look more or less illuminated down the whole...
  5. Static: Holding up your tombstones

    Halloween Props
    For those of us who finally get the tombstones out of the garage only to find we have lost or broken the cheap stakes, I have a solution. I found block mesh at Home Depot that works really well for replacement stakes. It comes in 10' sections and you can cut to whatever length you need. Plus...
  6. 'Anomalous' Google Searches

    General Halloween
    I'm building a Halloween version of Google's "Hot Trends" page to show various "anomalous" searches on one of our TVs at work. I would love to get some of your ideas for different Halloween-ified searches. Here are some that I have to get the wheels turning: Help me... oh god oh god oh god oh...