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  1. Where to buy PUMPKIN JACK O LANTERN BLOW MOLD?

    General Halloween
    Hi, I'm looking to set a Jack O Lantern scene like the one at Haunted Mansion. Do you have recommendations on where to get them? Ebay seem a little spendy. Thanks.
  2. Blow mold weekend

    General Halloween
    All came from garage sales this weekend It was a blow moldapalooza out there and I dont generally use them in my display much. I guess I'll have to start a blow mold area now.
  3. Static: FINALLY! figured out a lazy mold making tecnique and fiberglass is awesome!!!!

    Halloween Props
    Been trying to figure out a relatively inexpensive and easy way to make molds for about 2 years now....Every time I'd look into it, the whole multiple layer then make a mother mold technique looked time consuming (and space consuming)...Not to mention the crazy expense ie: Smooth On...etc....I...
  4. Cauldron Grab, What to put in?

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Well, my wife kind of cancelled Halloween this year. She really hated the theme. We're going to take the kids trick or treating so I'm going to set up 2 cauldrons. One with candy, one with... ? That's the question, What should go in the other? I have a brain mold but I'm not sure if that will...
  5. Other: Any ideas on half a cauldron?!

    Halloween Props
    I want to try and make a big HALF-A cauldron... so a big semi circle that I can push against a wall in my house. I'm going to use it so that people can stand inside of it and use it as a photo booth area for my party this year. I'm going to go the paper mache route. Any ideas on what to use...
  6. Braaaaiiiiinnnnsss

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Downsizing. I have a large assortment of brain molds. Great for a zombie-theme party. These were all used for food (or unused) so they are all still food safe. I have two of the green I have three of these This one is silicone
  7. Qwiggle Alien Operation Gelatin Mold x 2

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Need to downsize my Halloween food stuff. I have two of these molds. One was used once (for food), one was never used (still sealed in plastic) so these are both still food safe or you can use them for molding props. They are two-part hard plastic (not silicone). You can make the brain/guts...
  8. Static: Greatstuff models - Better options available?

    Halloween Props
    I would first like to say thanks to everyone for providing such a great community! This forum has been a huge help and I really hope other new Haunters like myself learn from all the questions I've been asking. I picked up a couple of skull candle molds in the hopes of casting a bunch of...
  9. How to make fake mold

    Halloween Props
    Help, I'm looking to find out a good way to make real looking mold (all colors) for part of my haunt. Any help and or advice will be greatly appreciated.
  10. Papercraft Papermache pumpkin

    Halloween Crafts
    Hi everyone. I've been making a paper mache pumpkin. Now got to the face carving stage and I've noticed I have a bit of green mold in a couple of layers! I don't know if this is because it's the bottom of my pumpkin where lots of layers overlap. I used the same recipe as stalloween. Not sure...
  11. Other Witch prop question

    Halloween Crafts
    Hello, I am new here. I want to make a full sized witch for Halloween. I want to form her face over a styrofoam skull. Can anyone tell me what material would work best to mold over styrofoam? Would paper mache be best? Is there a type of clay that would stick to it? Thanks :)
  12. Other My first attempt at making a 2-part mold

    Halloween Crafts
    All molding and casting products can be found at smoothon.com
  13. Static: skull molds

    Halloween Props
    I have been trying to cast skull molds using great stuff for about a month. I think I may have finally found the right combination.for the first several castings I have used petroleum jelly as the mold release. I have had little success with getting a detailed imprint. The petroleum seems to...
  14. Static: latex halloween prop question?

    Halloween Props
    Hi, I got this prop in the mail yesterday it looks amazing, great detail and everything, I noticed though it had some latex pimples? They are basically bumps in the latex the sort of look like skin tags but on latex, I know this is from the mold etc. I want to know if it would be ok if I take...
  15. Static: Plaster mold Slump/Hump - no hump

    Halloween Props
    I bought what I thought was a two part (slump/hump) mold. After receiving the face mold. One piece. Blick determined that an error was made in the description and although the three other shapes were made as two part molds, my face was not. Since I still liked it, I kept it and worked on...
  16. Other: Latex Mask Creation Question

    Halloween Props
    Greetings all. I wonder if someone could share a bit of advice on latex mask production. I bought a video showing the process of making a mold of my monster clay sculpture in UtraCal/Burlap, and it suggests taking a full day to cure the latex once the mold is complete and latex poured in...
  17. Static: Witch Heads (On a Dime) [can be done with any monster)

    Halloween Props
    So I FINALLY figured out and executed a relatively cheap and easy (though slightly smelly) way to create my witches. What I was running into was that the really cool witch masks cost close to $30+ each, and I am not one to have lame looking props (which is counter intuitive to not spending...
  18. wowee wax whistle

    General Halloween
    only $600 http://www.ebay.com/itm/111722273812?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT I still cant figure out why they dont make these anymore. what parent that had one as a kid wouldnt buy some for the kids in their life? I say we chip in and buy this. carefully cut the...
  19. Other Mold Rubber Recommendation

    Halloween Crafts
    Has anyone ever tried to make the Martha Stewart severed finger invitations that is so popular on Pinterest? I've never done anything like this and my first attempt failed miserably. Any recommendation on a good, easy to use brand of mold rubber?
  20. RIP Don Featherston, Iconic Blow Mold Sculptor

    General Halloween
    http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2015/06/23/416819751/man-who-created-the-pink-plastic-lawn-flamingo-dies?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20150623
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