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  1. Concessions Booth

    Concessions Booth

    Skeleton with thrifted clothes and wig, DIY "Rotten Candy" made from pillow stuffing and poster board, popcorn with bugs, "Pickled Eyes" made from dollar eyes coated in green dyed gelatin, blood bags.
  2. Devil horns skeletal hand plaque

    Devil horns skeletal hand plaque

  3. Corpsing and painting

    Halloween Props
    I made this prop today, tried to go for the old mummy corpse look using the plastic method. Any tips to make it better?
  4. My Take on “Dearly Beloved” Crypt

    Halloween Props
    This is my take on Hawthorne Mannor’s “Dearly Beloved“ prop. I built the crypt last year and got the Skeleton moving this year. I used a monster mud coated sheet over a form made from newspaper-stuffed clothes and a mannequin head. Faux granite, weathered patina brass, and white marble paint...
  5. New spooky video - The Ballad of Bones

    Halloween Music
    Check out a new spooky video for free on Youtube.
  6. Cheap and easy corpsing of skeleton

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I watched a video on youtube on corpsing a skeleton... Sundrops: EASY HALLOWEEN DIY PROP although I did not follow her way of doing it, I think mine came out great. You will need: Dollar Tree cheap garbage bags (Kitchen Tall size) Tan/Red/Dark Brown/Black spray paint Skeleton Heat...
  7. First time trying to corpse - which skeleton to buy ?

    Halloween Props
    This is my first year I am going to try corpsing a skeleton. Is there a difference in any of these ? Or can I go for the cheapest one (from Lowes or Home Depot since I am corpsing it anyway?)...
  8. Bending PVC

    Bending PVC

    You can bend PVC with a heat gun
  9. Mechanical: Skeleton on Trapeze

    Halloween Props
    I've decided to try a circus theme this year and--inspired by J-Man's animated skeleton swing ( https://www.halloweenforum.com/tutorials-and-step-by-step/166034-animated-skelly-swing.html ) tried to make a skeleton swinging on a trapeze. As J-Man predicted, his set-up didn't work well for a...
  10. Static: evil dead worrior

    Halloween Props
    this is the fifth warrior skeleton in my evil dead army
  11. Mechanical: Dave's Grave Digging Skeleton - Re-Engineered.

    Halloween Props
    VIDEO: https://youtu.be/fTJSfBQC-WI This a project I actually completed for Halloween 2017, but have been lax in finding the time to take some decent pics and shoot a video of it in action. I always loved the Grave-Digging Skeleton, but always wondered if I could re-engineer it in a new way...
  12. 5ft wide Animated Shaking Skeleton Spider

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I have a giant Home Depot Halloween 2017 5ft wide Animated Shaking Skeleton Spider that I am looking to sell. The spider's entire body glows white and the all of his eyes illuminate red. The spider shakes and thrashes and makes spider noises amongst other spooky sound effects. The spring-loaded...
  13. Wanted: Spirit Halloween Zombie Cowboy Static Prop

    Wanted to Buy
    Hi everyone, I am searching for the 6-foot Zombie Cowboy prop sold at Spirit Halloween in 2007. He is a life-size static prop with red light-up eyes, and he is a latex skeletal zombie dressed like a cowboy (See picture below). If you are selling this prop and it still has the original box (Or...
  14. Mechanical: Looking for a thread for life size music box dancer.

    Halloween Props
    I saw where someone made a life size skeleton couple that danced as if they were on a music box. This was either last year or the year before and for the life of me I cant find the thread anywhere. Any help would be appreciated. The wife has wanted me to make one for the past ten years. We...
  15. FREE - Bottom half of broken life-size skeleton (Tempe, Arizona)

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    This very unfortunate thing happened to my 60-inch skeleton companion, Vlad, last night. As I was loading things into a van to move, I picked him up by his spine, and the poor guy's spine just snapped in two. He was in a storage unit without air conditioning for quite some time a few years ago...
  16. Halloween Funeral Hearse and Skeleton Horse For Sale

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    It my breaks my heart, but due to health issues and relocation, it is time for me to sell my vintage Halloween funeral hearse and skeleton horse. Handcrafted by a superior carpenter, the carriage comes apart for easy storage. The lights work! Skeleton horse makes a scary noise and eyes light up...
  17. Other: Snake Skins/Props

    Halloween Props
    Hello all! On good old Marketplace, I was able to buy two 60" poseable skeletons for a combined $10. Couldn't pass that up! They're the good ones too. Anyhow! Got me to thinking about All Hallows Eve this year. I've always done spiders, as it's what I hate, and wanted to share the fear...
  18. Do you have any limits regarding taste and decency when creating your yard haunts?

    General Halloween
    As with any decorating, certain judgement calls come up when creatively expressing ourselves through our Halloween haunts. I bring this up because I've only been having fun with this for a handful of years, yet I've already run into quandaries. Just in the first and second years in this...
  19. Custom Halloween T-Shirt

    General Halloween
    I'm thinking about creating a custom t-shirt to wear year round. I'm thinking it would show skeleton ribs and a Jack-O-Lantern instead of a heart. What do you guys think and do you have any ideas to add to it.
  20. HELP me find this decoration

    General Halloween
    I am trying to locate LARGE skeleton masks for my outdoor decorations. Just plain skull fronts, like you would wear as a face mask. Except much bigger, around 3 or so feet. Something like this: Color doesn't matter, as it will be painted. I was really hoping to find this in a thin...
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