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"Class Clown Delivery" Halloween Illusion Costume

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Hello!

As Halloween approached this year, I wanted to create an "illusion costume" for the students at my school.  I took my inspiration from several posted on YouTube, specifically the "box" costumes.  Since I'm known as the class-clown, I thought it would be a great thing to do!

Items you'll need:

Clown Costume
Cardboard Box
Pants/ Jeans
Shoes or Sneakers
Long-sleeved shirt
Crew-style socks
Plastic Zip Ties
Duct Tape - Packaging Tape
Safety Pins and Fishing Line
Old Backpack
Foam Pool Noodles
Multicolored Foam or Paper Sheets
Foam Head
Clown Mask
Googly Eyes

NOTE: the hands are not seen in the pictures, but have since been modified to look like the clown is "holding" the box!
 
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Step 1: "Class Clown Delivery" Halloween Illusion Costume

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First, create the head by combining the googly eyes and mask, to the foam head. Create the "shoulders and spine" by zipping together two piece of lightweight wooden dowels.  I wrapped mine in duct tape for rigidity.  Cover with a long sleeved t-shirt.
leafrog10 months ago
This looks awesome, and Thank you!!! I've been thinking about making one of these to wear for my students, knew that I could figure out how to make it, but didn't know if I would have time. Now it feels doable! I have an Abraham Lincoln mask around here somewhere....
thats awesome, u got my vote
Sonata85 (author)  suicidal.banana1 year ago
thanks buddy!