Have any extra milk jugs laying around? In the Halloween spirit? Well lets get cracking!


Milk style jug (no matter the size)
Hobby knife
Orange Paint (preferably pumpkin orange)
Sharpie or gel pen
Wire or String
Tea Lights

Step 1: Cleaning

First, grab your jugs and clean them good.

Be sure to take the labels off.

Then set to dry.

Be sure to keep the cap, or else your Jack-o-lantern will not have a top.
Good idea! <br>I wonder if spraying just the back with a coat of black or silver would improve the contrast and make the eyes stand out more?
&nbsp;woah this is pretty cool! ima have to try this
hard to see the eyes is it possible to add in a second suspended light to illuminate the eyes?
Hmmm, suspending? Probably not. But you can try placing something under the tea lights to raise it up. Or try votive candle. You might also want to try two tealights as well.
yeah but i can 't put something under the suspended one if it will block the grounded one
my mom made skeletons out of milk jugs this reminds me of that
What kind of paint did you use?
For the black undercoat I used a very cheap Walmart brand. For the actual painting of orange I used Krylon "Pumkin" Orange.
How handy :-)
OK, thanks.

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