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  1. Static: Chuck the Dragon

    Halloween Props
    Hey everyone, meet Chuck! He's just a WIP right now, but I'll be documenting whatever progress pictures I take as I piece this beast together. The story here is a long one...so I'll wrap it in spoiler tags so it doesn't muck up this thread. ...and that's how Chuck came to be. He's being...
  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. Mechanical: Leering Larry 2019 progress

    Halloween Props
    Just a video showing the progress on my Leering Larry. Mechanical done. Now gotta make him look like a rotting pirate and position him in place with a lantern. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpRn2rHFUNc
  4. Prop Showcase: Haunted tree 🌲 progress

    Halloween Props
    :cool:iSo I’m am almost done with the top part of my tree. I don’t think I’m going to have time to paint it before Halloween but since I used the brown butcher paper, I don’t mind as much. I was having s difficult time getting the trunk texture and after some helpful tips and experimenting, I...
  5. Other: Yard Haunt updates

    Halloween Props
    As many of you may or not know my yard haunt name is The Ghostly Manor Holiday basically a Nightmare Before Christmas/Haunted Mansion Holiday/Phantom Manor theme all in one. So I've been working on getting it ready the last week with tons of progress still not done,have to put all the fake snow...
  6. Boo Crew on Church Street, San Jose, Calif.-- 2018 is a go!

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    Thanks to Screaming Demons who spotted an update on the Boo Crew's facebook page, those in the area can start getting excited to see what Bob and crew come up with for this year's theme. So far it's a secret but they are looking for donations of empty cereal, mac and cheese, etc type boxes...
  7. Prop Showcase: Haunted tree work in progress

    Halloween Props
    Hi there, I’m new to Halloweenforum.com I only resently started to do Halloween props. My first attempt was with the madame leota scene (you can take a look in my gallery) and I am currently working on a scary haunted tree. It is still a work in progress but the wanted to share it. I am a big...
  8. Mechanical: Train build...a good start.

    Halloween Props
    I've wanted to do a ghost train for a while now and this year it's happening. :) The majority of the build is 2x2's and 1/4 subfloor mahogany ply. These materials are keeping down both the weight and cost of the build. The main boiler is just 2 4' diameter circles strung together with 2x2's and...
  9. Pneumatic: Skelly Coffin Groundbreaker WIP

    Halloween Props
    This is my pneumatic version of a Skelly Coffin Groundbreaker. It's a work in progress, static portion is complete, still have to do the controls and audio. Top of the coffin is 42", the top of the skelly's head is at 3 feet. He's mounted to a 4-bar linkage that when triggered, he jumps out and...
  10. "Nightmare on the Loop" Garage Haunt 2018 Progress

    General Halloween
    Finally "breaking ground" on construction of our annual garage haunt!! Only 1 week behind schedule, not bad. Thought I would document it this year for posterity. This is our floorplan from last year. We aren't changing the layout, but we do want to jazz up some of the rooms. ROOM 1 (entry...
  11. Scarecrow Mask - Work in progress

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Very much inspired by the work at Grim Stitch Factory. This is the first phase, should have it completed in a few days.
  12. Photography Hi just some little props of this year

    Halloween Crafts
    Hi All, I just want to share you my outside decoration and props of this years. I know i am not a professional lol i need experience to progress all comments are welcome. (sorry for my bad english).
  13. Static: Halloween pillars with built-in cd player and speaks still in progress

    Halloween Props
    Haven't made anything Halloween props for years. Giving this one a try. The pillars will have doors and a lock to keep. People from trying to take the cd player or. Speakers from inside.
  14. What did you get done today?

    General Halloween
    I have always enjoyed seeing what everyone does on here so what better way than to post what you get done from day to day. Please post what you've got done today or last few days. This weekend I tested the police strobe light controller and strobe lights that I'll be using for the biohazard...
  15. Annoying Interviews

    Off-Topic Stuff
    I just watched a baseball game today on ESPN for the first time this year. They were conducting interviews during the game with kind of a split screen with about ¼ of the screen taken up with the interview & ¾ showing the game in progress. I found this rather intrusive. Is it just me or does...
  16. Other: Countess Reborn (WIP)

    Halloween Props
    I totally feel in love with the Countess prop at Lowes, and agoniozed for a month over whether to get her. I know I wouldn't be satisfied with her clothes and accessories. Yesterday I broke down and got her. I put a different wig and dress on her, and better jewellery. Not finished with her...
  17. Static: Yorick (in progress)

    Halloween Props
    I've really taken an evil turn here. I'll have to offset him with something lighter
  18. Pneumatic: witch screamer animatronic

    Halloween Props
    Hey guys I bought a big prop this year had this custom made she will move kinda like that poison props chair screamer she has a different look though, Will post a video when she is done here are some pics of the progress so far!
  19. The search for Blumke

    General Halloween
    Do any of you guys know a link to a Web page containing the work in progress photos of Steve Blumke? I've been told that he has posted in progress photos of his tissue and latex procedures but for the life of me, I can't find it.
  20. Prop Showcase: Show us your tombstones!

    Halloween Props
    Moved to: http://www.halloweenforum.com/halloween-props/91235-show-us-your-stones.html