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How to make a graveyard scary enough to make kids think about skipping trick-or-treating there, yet cool enough to make your neighbors jealous of your display.
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Step 1: Plan It Out

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 Plan what you want to do. Question yourself how you want your graveyard to look and picture it in your mind.
   In this case, I'm going to have a graveyard with a variety of different things. I'll include graves, dummies and a hearse. You don't necessarily need any dummies or cars, but it sure does make your graveyard stand out a lot more than any other one.
  - Try not to have to much of a variety.
  - Don't add too much. It can get to look sloppy.

Step 2: Add Your Graves

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 If your making graveyard, then your defiantly going to need to have graves. (Or else it would be just a yard.)
   - You might want to have a variety of graves (different shapes, different sayings).
   - It's always nice to have graves that talk, light up, ect.
   - Don't put too many graves in one spot. Spread it out.

Step 3: Add Your Dummies

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 When adding dummies, it makes your graveyard more realistic, scary, and cool. If you don't know how to make a dummy, you can view one of my tutorials explaining how.
  - Just like graves, its always nice to have a variety,
  - You don't have to put all your dummies out at once. In my case, I'm only putting the front lawn dummies up, then the dummy in the hearse up later. (No picture, sorry).
  - Old people are scarier. :)

Step 4: Decorate Your House

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 To add a better thrill, you might want to decorate your house. I only put up some spider webs, hung a sign, and hung a skeleton.

Wow! Nothing could set the scene better than a real hearse and old coffin! Where did you get them from?

WTT5 years ago
Cool yard haunt!! Where do you find a 1800's coffin?
dragon10105 years ago
dude, this is the awesomest graveyard ever!