Its no secret that each year for our annual Pumpkin Carving Party that I try to up the ante on my invites that I hand out. This year is by far my biggest undertaking! I created mini Graveyard terrariums out of small craft pumpkins complete with a battery powered LED to light the scene in … Continue reading
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Pandora’s Monster Box Version 2
I have finally finished my Pandora’s Monster Box! This was my first attempt at doing crackle paint and I am thrilled with how it turned out! Very simple to create! I also added a surprise inside the box as well! Check it out!!
Animated Grave Digger Prop!
Finished my latest prop! Its an animated grave digger that I can’t wait to put out in the yard this year! I built it using an old shovel, a Walgreens skeleton, and a wiper motor from Fright props! The whole project only took about an hour to finish and I am really happy with the … Continue reading
Haunted Urn Animated Prop Finished!!
I finally finished my haunted urn prop! I got the headstone built and finally got a prop controller! I bought the budget Houdini prop controller from Halloweenfx and programmed my animation into so its now motion activated!
Haunted Urn Animated Halloween Prop
I am juggling props here and started working on my Haunted Urn Animated prop as well. This is far from finished I have plans to have this sitting on top of a headstone in the cemetery this year but here is a quick look at what I have done so far. Check out the video … Continue reading
Haunted Grandfather Clock Prop WIP
I scored this awesome grandfather clock over the weekend for a great price and quickly got to work on making it into a new Haunted Grandfather clock prop for the yardhaunt this year!! Its far from finished but check out the video below to see how its coming along so far!
Easy Electric 2 Bar Lift! Very Budget Friendly!
I always wanted a 2 bar lift but didnt want to dive into pneumatics just yet since I really dont have the space for a compressor at this time. I came up with this instead, let me know what you think! I also was really looking for a good prop make out of these … Continue reading
2014 Walk Through Video And Photos!
Here is a quick walk through video of the yard right now. Of course we have lots of things that wont go out until the big night itself (more animatronics and props) so be sure to keep an eye out for a video of that when it happens! In the meantime check out the video … Continue reading
A quick before and after shot of the yard for this year!
Its still FAR from finished as I have tons of things left to put out and rearrange but we are getting close! I will have new photos and videos coming up very soon so stay tuned!!
Graveyard Dog Animated Halloween Prop
Here is a look at my latest Halloween prop for this year the Graveyard Dog. I was originally just going to set a shaking pair of eyes in the dog house, those ones you put in the bushes, but luckily my wife challenged me to do something more so this is what I … Continue reading