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  1. Lighting: Edgar Allan Poe Projection

    Halloween Props
    Last Halloween I created this animation of a bust of Poe reciting "The Raven" I never used it. I was going to project it into a graveyard and have Poe appear and talk, a-la the Haunted Mansion Singing Busts. If anyone here wants to use it, please be my guest. you can copy and use it free from...
  2. A Midnight Dreary : 2019 Gothic Lit / Funeral Home Party Theme Progress

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    I decided to post a thread of my progress pictures this year! I had so much fun last year with my 2018 "Voodoo Island Hulaween" theme, but I did not post pictures as I went along here on HF. I did post some pictures and lots of video on Facebook and here is the link to that public album...
  3. HAUNTED RADIO: lost boys, queen mary, morbius, life of poe, resident evil, and more!!

    Announcements / Press Releases
    This week on Haunted Radio, we are featuring news on Trick Or Treat Studios, Stan Against Evil, The Lost Boys, Resident Evil, Alone: The Life Of Poe, Queen Mary, Ghostbusters, Morbius, and more!! Then, we review the John Carpenter film 'In The Mouth Of Madness' and then the Freak bring you the...
  4. Desperately seeking raven

    Wanted to Buy
    My haunt this year is inspired by the master, Edgar Allan Poe. Big surprise - I need a realistic raven, wings spread. I've searched all the online sites I can find including Ebay, Spirit Halloween, Party City....but I can't find one. I can't have a Poe Haunt without a nice, big, scary raven!
  5. Edgar Alan Poe Documentary - Youtube

    Horror Discussion
    Since I ditched cable I've been finding some interesting things on Youtube(along with Netflix and some other online sources). Today I watched a short documentary on the life of Edgar Alan Poe. I've been a fan of his writing for years and had heard some things about his life but this was pretty...
  6. 'Quoth the Raven' music room (lots of pics)

    General Halloween
    This is my second year turning my foyer/music room into a tribute to Poe. It's my favorite part of my Halloween decorating :D The wall art of the entire Raven poem is a DIY project found here. It turns out GORGEOUS and shows up so beautifully in blacklight (trust me when I say pictures can't...
  7. Halloween / Poe Wedding Music

    Halloween Music
    Hello, We're having a Halloween- / Edgar Allan Poe-themed wedding on October 1st and I'm having some trouble finding suitable music for when the guests are being seated, which is around thirty minutes of music. I'm using music from Edward Scissorhands and Casper for the actual ceremony and a...
  8. Nelson Olmsted "Sleep No More! Famous Ghost and Horror Stories" (Vanguard, 9008, 1956

    Halloween Music
    Nelson Olmsted "Sleep No More! Famous Ghost and Horror Stories" (Vanguard, 9008, 1956 Nelson Olmsted "Sleep No More! Famous Ghost and Horror Stories" (Vanguard, 9008, 1956), "Edgar Allan Poe: Tales of Terror" (Vanguard, 1956) DOWNLOAD LINK HERE (BOTH RECORDINGS IN ONE FOLDER)...
  9. Other: Questions; are there any uses for CAT5 POE?

    Halloween Props
    Hello all, I recently purchased a 48 port POE switch to complete a home security project in my home. In the spirit of "go big or go home" I purchased a 48 port model along with a 48 port breakout box that a corporate IT department would use. I realize I'm never going to wire up 47 security...
  10. Party Game - the last days of Edgar Allan Poe

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Our party was Poe themed this year, and my wife and I brainstormed about a theme inspired game to play. She mentioned a game she's played at showers where something is passed around in a circle and the last person holding the item wins the prize. I took that as inspiration and came up with the...
  11. Static: My Edgar Allan Poe theme/tribute tombstone -- finished

    Halloween Props
    As most of us here are, I am a big Poe fan. Crows/Ravens are my thing this year so when I saw those ravens at Ross, I knew it was time for me to make a stone like this.
  12. Static: Poe Tombstone

    Halloween Props
    I need a creepy raven to op it off. Anyone know where I can get one?
  13. Static: Edgar Allan Poe theme party props

    Halloween Props
    At last! I just finished my Edgar Allan Poe tombstone. It is a replica of the real tombstone in Baltimore. Mine is about 4.5 feet tall. The frame is pink foam. Trim pieces are different sizes and shapes of insulation, foam and actual trim. The "bronze" face is model magic as are the leaves...
  14. 2010 Costumes: Nevermore & Lady Reaper In Progress

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Greetings, all! I’m about to finally get back into working on my two costumes for Halloween 2010, and I figured I would start a thread not only to offer ideas to others about my techniques but also as a way to hopefully get advice as I go along, encountering plenty of projects that I have never...
  15. Edgar Allen Poe Papercut Original

    For Sale By Merchants
    A papercut silhouette of Edgar Allen Poe. A one-of-a kind, hand made piece. It is approximately 2 3/4 inches wide and 3 1/2 inches tall, cut out of acid-free, archival quality silhouette paper, black on one side, white on the reverse. Unmounted, it will be shipped in a protective sleeve. Keep...