Instructables: exploring - living - halloween - popular http://www.instructables.com Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:17:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Zombie / Serial Killer Corset http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Serial-Killer-Corset/
Zombie / Serial Killer Corset - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/6GW0/I0LCLDOU/FEL6GW0I0LCLDOU.SMALL.jpg Tye Rannosaurus This Instructable will show you how to make your own meat corset (or corpse-t as I like to call it!) by building on top of a pre-made corset. You can do this from scratch if you're feeling particularly crafty, but I prefer using pre-made corsets as they're cheap, easy to buy, and I can destroy it w...
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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:45:47 PDT
Easy Witch's Cauldron from a Yoga Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Witchs-Cauldron-from-a-Yoga-Ball/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:10:38 PDT
Transform cheap Dollar Store plastic skulls into high quality, realistic looking Halloween props http://www.instructables.com/id/Vastly-increase-the-level-of-realism-quality-and-d/
Transform cheap Dollar Store plastic skulls into high quality, realistic looking Halloween props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2V/545N/HWHZJLES/F2V545NHWHZJLES.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how to transform low quality Dollar store skulls into high quality, expensive looking halloween props.I will detail two methods you can use to achieve these effects. Gather Materials Materials Needed:As many $1 halloween skulls as you wish from the dollar stor...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:29:33 PDT
Life-Size Jack Skellington http://www.instructables.com/id/Life-Size-Jack-Skellington/
Life-Size Jack Skellington - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/344X/I0HYQG2C/FKX344XI0HYQG2C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/344X/I0HYQG2C/FKX344XI0HYQG2C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKX/344X/I0HYQG2C/FKX344XI0HYQG2C.SMALL.jpg hauntedhousewife Meet Jack Skellington. He may look familiar, and that's because he's the star of Disney's Nightmare Before Christmas. I'm going to show you how to make a life-sized Jack made out of PVC and other materials. This took me a couple of months to complete, and even longer to write this tutorial. If you w...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:52:18 PDT
Halloween Project: Add Realism to a Store-Bought Werewolf Mask! http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Project-Add-Realism-to-a-Store-Bought-We/
Halloween Project: Add Realism to a Store-Bought Werewolf Mask! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/SMRX/I0HYONSX/FHSSMRXI0HYONSX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/SMRX/I0HYONSX/FHSSMRXI0HYONSX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHS/SMRX/I0HYONSX/FHSSMRXI0HYONSX.SMALL.jpg TrapperEllie Most low-budget Halloween masks and costumes purchased direct from a store tend to have a plastic, artificial look to them. However, you don't need to spend a fortune to add an extra touch of realism to an existing product. This werewolf outfit I put together last year is a prime example! Materials...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:48:39 PDT
Singing Pumpkins Illusion DIY guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Singing-Pumpkins-Illusion-your-complete-DIY-guide/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:20:21 PDT
Shrunken Head! http://www.instructables.com/id/Shrunken-Head/
Shrunken Head! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/1C98/I0C8YPLB/F7E1C98I0C8YPLB.SMALL.jpg kaymess I don't know what it is about shrunken heads I find so interesting. Maybe it stems from a love of the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland, and the head hunter at the end of the ride. Or maybe it was trips to Ye Olde Curiosity Shop in Seattle as a kid. EIther way, at some point something romanticized in my m...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:42:28 PDT
Halloween spiderweb eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-spiderweb-eggs/
Halloween spiderweb eggs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/0C4K/I0A532RJ/FNQ0C4KI0A532RJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/0C4K/I0A532RJ/FNQ0C4KI0A532RJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/0C4K/I0A532RJ/FNQ0C4KI0A532RJ.SMALL.jpg babybayrs For a wicked, artistic and nutritious Halloween food/treat, nothing beats this spider-inspired charm: spiderweb eggs. Webs are "spun" with the help of blueberries added to the water as the eggs cook. The berries impart their color, but magically leave no flavor to the eggs. This treat is one of m...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:38:14 PDT
Making custom latex halloween masks on a budget http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-custom-latex-halloween-masks-on-a-budget/
Making custom latex halloween masks on a budget - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/VSOV/I0A57UNV/F82VSOVI0A57UNV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/VSOV/I0A57UNV/F82VSOVI0A57UNV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F82/VSOV/I0A57UNV/F82VSOVI0A57UNV.SMALL.jpg egreer1 Like every geeky Halloween loving dork out there I like the show Faceoff, and I was like i can sooo do that. Bad part is their supplies can run into the thousands of dollars. I going to show you an economical way to start into the hobby. Lets get sculpting I use an armature to sculpt on. These ar...
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:20:28 PDT
Make A Frankencooler Pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Frankencooler-Pumpkin/
Make A Frankencooler Pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/BJTN/I09LSVBW/FZ7BJTNI09LSVBW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/BJTN/I09LSVBW/FZ7BJTNI09LSVBW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/BJTN/I09LSVBW/FZ7BJTNI09LSVBW.SMALL.jpg Graphicjack This instructable will show you the basics for turning any pumpkin into a fun, spooky festive Halloween cooler. I've provided lots of details in my past instructables on specific carving techniques so If I move to fast in this one check out some of my others Instructables for more detailed info. ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:27:20 PDT
Flayed Human Flesh table cloth (or how to ensure your Mother-In-Law never eats at your house again) http://www.instructables.com/id/Flayed-Human-Flesh-table-cloth-or-how-to-ensure-yo/
Flayed Human Flesh table cloth (or how to ensure your Mother-In-Law never eats at your house again) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KHAR/I08OUECV/FSQKHARI08OUECV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KHAR/I08OUECV/FSQKHARI08OUECV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/KHAR/I08OUECV/FSQKHARI08OUECV.SMALL.jpg Tye Rannosaurus Okay, so this is by far my favorite Halloween project so far. It started out as a special commission for a feature horror film called "A House is not a Home" and I had such a fun time doing it and was so happy with the results, I had to make one for myself...and now I'm sharing it with you too. P...
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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:26:36 PDT
Superhero Cut-Out Shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Cut-Out-Shirt/
Superhero Cut-Out Shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/8GL7/I05EU9K3/FNY8GL7I05EU9K3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/8GL7/I05EU9K3/FNY8GL7I05EU9K3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/8GL7/I05EU9K3/FNY8GL7I05EU9K3.SMALL.jpg LD_P I decided that my old Batman shirt needed a revamp, since I hadn't worn it in ages and wanted to do something fun with it. I thought that this might be a great way to make a boxy t-shirt slightly more feminine, while keeping the superhero charm.Supplies:Superhero t-shirtIron-on interfacingLace Cut...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:45:41 PDT
Corpsing 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Corpsing-101/
Corpsing 101 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/QXCH/I028YXCZ/FNYQXCHI028YXCZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/QXCH/I028YXCZ/FNYQXCHI028YXCZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/QXCH/I028YXCZ/FNYQXCHI028YXCZ.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl Very cheap and easy Halloween prop skull What you need I got a skull from my area Dollar store. Very basic, plastic, and cheesy! One plastic bag and either paint or wood stain.You just need a heat gun and a razor or scissors. Make people curious or furious Cut out the black from the eyes, nose...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:55:06 PDT
Sculpt custom Halloween masks http://www.instructables.com/id/Sculpt-custom-Halloween-masks/
Sculpt custom Halloween masks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZK7L/HZGTDKXT/F6QZK7LHZGTDKXT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZK7L/HZGTDKXT/F6QZK7LHZGTDKXT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/ZK7L/HZGTDKXT/F6QZK7LHZGTDKXT.SMALL.jpg bwebby After extensive research into how to create a personalized Halloween mask with little expense or fuss, I came up with this method which seems to work well. It requires few materials and little skill (I know, this was the first time I had tried sculpting). Hopefully you'll find this useful. Please be...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:05:13 PDT
Dead Fairies http://www.instructables.com/id/Dead-Fairies/
Dead Fairies - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/3S77/HZFDUPV8/F5Z3S77HZFDUPV8.SMALL.jpg wikkedspindl A good prop for a witch's kitchen Needed supplies (Basic build) I used a few paint brushes, titanium white acrylic paint, a mason jar, some small skeletons and some craft butterflies. I just used hot glue to put stuff together. Tedious stuff, then fun stuff... I took the butterfly wings off t...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:57:25 PDT
Harry Potter Broomstick http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Broomstick/
Harry Potter Broomstick - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/Z9I4/HZ2J131N/FN5Z9I4HZ2J131N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/Z9I4/HZ2J131N/FN5Z9I4HZ2J131N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/Z9I4/HZ2J131N/FN5Z9I4HZ2J131N.SMALL.jpg wramey Last year my son asked for a Hogwarts-themed birthday party, complete with Quidditch practice. So we made this Nimbus 2000 broomstick for the kids to fly around in our back yard. Turns out it was a blast for parents and grandparents too! We kinda figured it out as we went, so these instructions are ...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:44:21 PDT
DOUBLE SIDED HALLOWEEN TIE DYE http://www.instructables.com/id/DOUBLE-SIDED-HALLOWEEN-TIE-DYE/
DOUBLE SIDED HALLOWEEN TIE DYE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/IW41/HYY8LFF2/F8CIW41HYY8LFF2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/IW41/HYY8LFF2/F8CIW41HYY8LFF2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8C/IW41/HYY8LFF2/F8CIW41HYY8LFF2.SMALL.jpg cdawisconsin Many years ago now I was out rock climbing with my husband and our three daughters. We were at Devil's Lake, which is a really beautiful state park in Wisconsin. Believe me, there's more than cows and beer in this State. I'm on belay and my husband is a good distance up when this kid comes walk...
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 14:46:35 PDT
Burning Embers Halloween prop http://www.instructables.com/id/Burning-Embers-Halloween-prop/
Burning Embers Halloween prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/OT14/HWRZ882F/F78OT14HWRZ882F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/OT14/HWRZ882F/F78OT14HWRZ882F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F78/OT14/HWRZ882F/F78OT14HWRZ882F.SMALL.jpg jzuwala motts In this instructable I will show you how to build a smoldering pile of embers prop. Use it under a cauldron, burnt corpse etc. Materials Used Materials used:1 or more cans of spray foam insulation1 or more orange string lightsplastic bottles plastic floor liner1 roll clear packing tape1 can of Gr...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 01:00:30 PDT
Making An Animal Mascot Head (Fursuit) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-An-Animal-Mascot-Head-Fursuit/
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Sat, 1 Aug 2009 13:44:18 PDT
Shiatsu Zombie Grave Escape http://www.instructables.com/id/Shiatsu-Zombie-Grave-Escape/
Shiatsu Zombie Grave Escape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/026T/HV64AX42/FR7026THV64AX42.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/026T/HV64AX42/FR7026THV64AX42.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/026T/HV64AX42/FR7026THV64AX42.SMALL.jpg ironick This is a Halloween prop I originally made several years back, however, the original site with the instruction seems to have disappeared. The base for this prop is a shiatsu kneading massager which has two nubs/arms allowing motion for both an arm and head. The project itself is pretty simple, but m...
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Thu, 15 May 2014 23:40:09 PDT
Corpsing a Bucky http://www.instructables.com/id/Corpsing-a-Bucky/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:46:35 PDT
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 2 applying mask and colouring http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-face-prosthetic-mask-Part-2-applying-mask-and/
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 2 applying mask and colouring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/H8ZC/HRPBL09T/F6YH8ZCHRPBL09T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/H8ZC/HRPBL09T/F6YH8ZCHRPBL09T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/H8ZC/HRPBL09T/F6YH8ZCHRPBL09T.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to give you an insight into how to colour and accessorise a basic one piece full face latex mask. There are many different techniques to colour masks and prosthetics using a large variety of flexible paint and airbrushing, however they can often be very ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 14:54:26 PST
Make your own devil or elf rubber latex ears http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-devil-or-elf-rubber-latex-ears/
Make your own devil or elf rubber latex ears - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/CJKX/HRPBJURY/FE7CJKXHRPBJURY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/CJKX/HRPBJURY/FE7CJKXHRPBJURY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE7/CJKX/HRPBJURY/FE7CJKXHRPBJURY.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to give you an insight into how to sculpt and cast a a set of wearable rubber latex ears to your own design. There are many different techniques to make ear prosthetics, however this Instructable gives you an insight into a simple,cheap and effective li...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 13:34:44 PST
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 1 Sculpting, mould and casting http://www.instructables.com/id/Full-face-prosthetic-mask-mould-and-casting/
Full face prosthetic mask - Part 1 Sculpting, mould and casting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/Z5G1/HRCK1XWW/F2GZ5G1HRCK1XWW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/Z5G1/HRCK1XWW/F2GZ5G1HRCK1XWW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2G/Z5G1/HRCK1XWW/F2GZ5G1HRCK1XWW.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to give you an insight into how to sculpt and cast a basic one piece full face latex mask. There are many different techniques to make masks and prosthetics using two half casts, injection, paper mache and so on and so on, however, this Instructable ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 21:39:34 PST
Gelatine alien prosthetic application http://www.instructables.com/id/Gelatine-prosthetic-application/
Gelatine alien prosthetic application - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/G00I/HQVPXU3D/FJ4G00IHQVPXU3D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/G00I/HQVPXU3D/FJ4G00IHQVPXU3D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/G00I/HQVPXU3D/FJ4G00IHQVPXU3D.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, This instructable is based on the two links below and was put together to test the durability of the gelatine prosthetic, how to glue the prosthetic in place and also to test how make-up adhered to the gelatine. It enabled me to learn by making a few mistakes which I have shown and also re...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 06:37:01 PST
Chargrilled make-up effect http://www.instructables.com/id/Chargrilled-make-up-effect/
Chargrilled make-up effect - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J8OY/HR0AWJBO/FAOJ8OYHR0AWJBO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J8OY/HR0AWJBO/FAOJ8OYHR0AWJBO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/J8OY/HR0AWJBO/FAOJ8OYHR0AWJBO.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi all, The purpose of this instructable is to demonstrate extensive burn makeup using latex layering and make-up techniques with products that are reasonably cheap and easily attainable.  There are four types of burn that can be re-created using the following process which are chemical, solar, el...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 09:07:07 PST
Swollen infected gelatine zombie bite http://www.instructables.com/id/Infected-gelatine-zombie-bite/
Swollen infected gelatine zombie bite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/0E94/HQJZSDFT/FGK0E94HQJZSDFT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/0E94/HQJZSDFT/FGK0E94HQJZSDFT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/0E94/HQJZSDFT/FGK0E94HQJZSDFT.SMALL.jpg The Animator Hi everyone, Here is a very low cost gelatine infected zombie bit prosthetic. It is less likely to cause any skin irritation if you are allergic to rubber latex but still do all the usual tests with the materials to check for allergies prior to application explained in the next step. The whole pr...
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:48:28 PST
Blood, the chemical way! http://www.instructables.com/id/Blood-the-chemical-way!/
Blood, the chemical way! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VJUI/F7PCS0RM/FQHVJUIF7PCS0RM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VJUI/F7PCS0RM/FQHVJUIF7PCS0RM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQH/VJUI/F7PCS0RM/FQHVJUIF7PCS0RM.SMALL.jpg thecheatscalc Well well, well. It's Halloween. What would Halloween be like without blood effects? As much as I may despise this "holiday" it is Always fun to MAKE something awesome for a costume or just something to scare the crap out of anyone. I mean, that's what it's all about right? (or is it massive sugar r...
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Tue, 16 Oct 2007 18:06:00 PDT
Creepy Halloween Skull Decoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Creepy-Halloween-Skull-Decoration/
Creepy Halloween Skull Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/P38B/HMMF6RPN/F80P38BHMMF6RPN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/P38B/HMMF6RPN/F80P38BHMMF6RPN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F80/P38B/HMMF6RPN/F80P38BHMMF6RPN.SMALL.jpg ccrome Here's a creepy & cool halloween decoration you can make at the TechShop! I made this using a really interesting halftoning technique & software from Jason Dorie.   Let's jump right in! Materials 24" x 18" x 1/8" acrylic or other CNC-able, clear or translucent material.  Black paint that...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:09:16 PST
Make Your Own "Iron" Throne http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Iron-Throne/
Make Your Own "Iron" Throne - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/TAGI/HNVJ17RJ/FUCTAGIHNVJ17RJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/TAGI/HNVJ17RJ/FUCTAGIHNVJ17RJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUC/TAGI/HNVJ17RJ/FUCTAGIHNVJ17RJ.SMALL.jpg flaming_pele! Do you dream of being King of the cul-de-sac? Or how about Lord of the lawn? If so, then you're going to need a throne! We built a Game of Thrones inspired Iron Throne for our medieval-themed Halloween party. It's not, by any means, a sword by sword replica of the one on HBO, but it was a real hit. ...
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 21:21:00 PST
LED Stick Figure Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Stick-Figure-Costume/
LED Stick Figure Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/Y8W5/HNM4JHCU/F0MY8W5HNM4JHCU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/Y8W5/HNM4JHCU/F0MY8W5HNM4JHCU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/Y8W5/HNM4JHCU/F0MY8W5HNM4JHCU.SMALL.jpg hfb This Instructable will show you how to make an LED stick figure costume from LED strips and a power source. It’s a very inexpensive costume and should only take about an hour to make if you know how to solder. It’ll also keep your kid’s safe while they go out on Halloween night as they will be lit u...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 05:53:44 PST
Rainbow Tutu http://www.instructables.com/id/Rainbow-Tutu/
Rainbow Tutu - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/3O64/HNRHVY98/FPT3O64HNRHVY98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/3O64/HNRHVY98/FPT3O64HNRHVY98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/3O64/HNRHVY98/FPT3O64HNRHVY98.SMALL.jpg audreyobscura First off, I love rainbows. My roommate has a saying, "my favorite color is rainbow". I often challenge myself to pull off wild color combinations, and have delved into a new medium recently - the world of tulle! This year for Halloween, I was a clown. To support my clown costume, I decided I neede...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 18:00:57 PST
Vintage Television http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Television/
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 08:46:42 PST
Mad King Thorn says... http://www.instructables.com/id/Mad-King-Thorn-says/
Mad King Thorn says... - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/QUBI/HNM4C250/FQZQUBIHNM4C250.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/QUBI/HNM4C250/FQZQUBIHNM4C250.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQZ/QUBI/HNM4C250/FQZQUBIHNM4C250.SMALL.jpg Tickle_My_Tequatl I love Halloween as it is a time to cut loose and let the imagination run wild! So once again I decided to dig deep and research into the 'original' aspects that make Halloween what it is today. Nowadays with the onset of Hollywood and Music icons being much sought after for Halloween themes, I dec...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 16:49:38 PST
Best DIY Headless Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-DIY-Headless-Costume/
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 11:39:49 PST
Mystique http://www.instructables.com/id/Mystique/
Mystique - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/47RZ/HNM4CEH5/FAM47RZHNM4CEH5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/47RZ/HNM4CEH5/FAM47RZHNM4CEH5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/47RZ/HNM4CEH5/FAM47RZHNM4CEH5.SMALL.jpg mdeppe I recently started watching the XMen movies, and am also a huge fan of Jennifer Lawrence, so I decided to attempt the Mystique look for Halloween.  It was a pretty daring costume, but I had a great time and am so glad I did it! Yellow contact lenses To me, this really makes or breaks the look! I ...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 17:41:52 PST
Grocery Bag of Muppet Fruit and Vegetables Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Grocery-Bag-of-Muppet-Fruit-and-Vegetables-Costume/
Grocery Bag of Muppet Fruit and Vegetables Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/LOFM/HNICU3A1/FUTLOFMHNICU3A1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/LOFM/HNICU3A1/FUTLOFMHNICU3A1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/LOFM/HNICU3A1/FUTLOFMHNICU3A1.SMALL.jpg kieshar This year’s Halloween costume stemmed from a very obscure desire (Muppets are cool and I wanted one).  About the time of last year’s New Years I had started watching shorts, both recent and very old, of Jim Henson’s Muppets. They are so funny. The ones I remember so fondly were the vegetable/fruit ...
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Wed, 6 Nov 2013 07:40:12 PST
Movable PVC joints for Halloween Props http://www.instructables.com/id/Movable-PVC-joints-for-Halloween-Props/
Movable PVC joints for Halloween Props - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/WAQ4/HLA1V2EX/F2SWAQ4HLA1V2EX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/WAQ4/HLA1V2EX/F2SWAQ4HLA1V2EX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2S/WAQ4/HLA1V2EX/F2SWAQ4HLA1V2EX.SMALL.jpg tobster9103 In this Instructable, you will learn to make movable, lockable joints for Halloween prop limbs. With this you can make your own skeletons, and with some extra work, a massive monster freak like this guy!   Tools and Materials Parts   1 inch shc 40 pvc pipe 1/2 inch sch 20 pvc pipe ...
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Sun, 8 Sep 2013 20:54:20 PDT
Colossal Pirate Ship Decor http://www.instructables.com/id/Colossal-Pirate-Ship-Decor/
Colossal Pirate Ship Decor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/EY3H/HNE42SQ6/FJHEY3HHNE42SQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/EY3H/HNE42SQ6/FJHEY3HHNE42SQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/EY3H/HNE42SQ6/FJHEY3HHNE42SQ6.SMALL.jpg Renard_Bleu It was a very rainy night, but enough kids braved the weather to make it all worth it. The pirate ship decor was huge success, we even got several parents that came out after their kids came home and convinced them to take a look. The projection caught people's attention and the Smoke-Ring-Cannon kn...
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 11:37:49 PST
Make creepy fake spider webs - fast and easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-creepy-fake-spider-webs-fast-and-easy/
Make creepy fake spider webs - fast and easy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/DESO/GS4EJ1JR/F4EDESOGS4EJ1JR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/DESO/GS4EJ1JR/F4EDESOGS4EJ1JR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4E/DESO/GS4EJ1JR/F4EDESOGS4EJ1JR.SMALL.gif damianzuch I was trying to find a way to make realistic creepy spider webs for a Halloween haunted house and I found this great website.  I haven't modified the design, just added a secondary lid without slits so that i can keep any unused spider web solution. But here's what i did and some of the things I wo...
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Sat, 3 Sep 2011 10:57:37 PDT
Zero from the Nightmare Before Christmas http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-from-the-Nightmare-Before-Christmas/
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:05:16 PDT
FREE Wound FX at Home- Last minute laceration http://www.instructables.com/id/FREE-Wound-FX-at-Home-Last-minute-arm-laceration/
FREE Wound FX at Home- Last minute laceration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/AW8V/G0Y6U4F0/FI6AW8VG0Y6U4F0.SMALL.jpg Lftndbt This I'ble will show you how to create wound FX, at home on the cheap. With only a few items from around the average home, we shall try to accomplish some authentic looking last minute effects for our Halloween ensemble.This was created in under 45min, done 1 handed obviously. That includes picture ...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2009 18:13:00 PDT
"Unzipped" Zipper-face halloween makeup in under half an hour. http://www.instructables.com/id/Unzipped-Zipper-face-halloween-makeup-in-under-hal/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/MVV0/HLJUXB4K/F8JMVV0HLJUXB4K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/MVV0/HLJUXB4K/F8JMVV0HLJUXB4K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8J/MVV0/HLJUXB4K/F8JMVV0HLJUXB4K.SMALL.jpg Will_Tingle You Will need: A Zip - Close to your skin colour if possible, but always go pailer rather than  darker. Liquid Latex - Flesh or Clear Red lipstick (or other gloss finish red makeup) Foundation and Pressed Powder Fake Blood Sponges (I used kitchen sponges with the rough side cut off) Makeup brushes ...
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Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:42:32 PDT
Grotesque Paper Fangs http://www.instructables.com/id/Grotesque-Paper-Fangs/
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Thu, 31 Oct 2013 10:31:07 PDT
27 faced rotating pumpkin http://www.instructables.com/id/27-faced-rotating-pumpkin/
27 faced rotating pumpkin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/99OE/HNDYG557/FSD99OEHNDYG557.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/99OE/HNDYG557/FSD99OEHNDYG557.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSD/99OE/HNDYG557/FSD99OEHNDYG557.SMALL.jpg Stryker I like to carve pumpkins for Halloween(ironman, deathstar), but there are so many amazing carvings, that this year I needed something different.  I decided to make a 3 sided, 3 level, arduino controlled rotating pumpkin.  I believe that gives me 27 different pumpkin faces in one.  So that seemed dif...
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Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:46:37 PDT
Bat Crown (glow in the dark) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bat-Crown-glow-in-the-dark/
Bat Crown (glow in the dark) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/44Y2/HMVJ9TEW/FWN44Y2HMVJ9TEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/44Y2/HMVJ9TEW/FWN44Y2HMVJ9TEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/44Y2/HMVJ9TEW/FWN44Y2HMVJ9TEW.SMALL.jpg Stargazer0506 Every Queen needs a crown! Wow people with your bat guards hovering over you all evening. Add glow in the dark eyes for nighttime effect. My goal each Halloween is to only spend $20-30 for 3 costumes and yard decorations. I just don't see the point in spending $50-200 for everything when I can pu...
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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 21:36:18 PDT
Elf ears... in 5 minutes! http://www.instructables.com/id/Applying-Elf-Ears-realistically...-in-5-minutes/
Elf ears... in 5 minutes! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/R5KM/FC2BTUF7/FIJR5KMFC2BTUF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/R5KM/FC2BTUF7/FIJR5KMFC2BTUF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/R5KM/FC2BTUF7/FIJR5KMFC2BTUF7.SMALL.jpg kalessaradan Whether it is for a costume you are working on, attending a Renaissance Festival, or participating in interactive gaming, there are times when you just need to wear some pointed ears. Yes, that's right, I'm talking about elf ears.I stumbled upon another instructable, "How to Apply Elf Ears," a few m...
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Wed, 6 Feb 2008 18:08:48 PST
Gelatin wounds. http://www.instructables.com/id/Gelatin-wounds/
Gelatin wounds. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/VGSJ/GGMMR3PR/FR9VGSJGGMMR3PR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/VGSJ/GGMMR3PR/FR9VGSJGGMMR3PR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/VGSJ/GGMMR3PR/FR9VGSJGGMMR3PR.SMALL.jpg feralucce This is a basic tutorial on how to create semi-realistic wounds for film use or halloween using only things you can find at wal-mart or a similar store. This wound can be applied to any part of the body, but like any appliance may start to peel with excessive movement. It can be reapplied with duo ...
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Thu, 18 Nov 2010 20:58:30 PST
Dollar Store Skull Strobe Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Dollar-Store-Skull-Strobe-Light-The-Stroboskull/
Dollar Store Skull Strobe Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YJKU/HN82O5D2/FNBYJKUHN82O5D2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YJKU/HN82O5D2/FNBYJKUHN82O5D2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNB/YJKU/HN82O5D2/FNBYJKUHN82O5D2.SMALL.jpg M3G I was wandering around the dollar store trying to find cool last-minute decorations for Halloween when I saw a cool plastic skull. As I left the Halloween aisle I spotted a bunch of cheap LED headlamps and flashlights. Suddenly, I had an idea; I looked down at the skull and saw how well let the ligh...
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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:36:13 PDT
Menace to the Pumpkin Patch http://www.instructables.com/id/Menace-to-the-Pumpkin-Patch/
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:25:28 PDT