Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Glowing Ghosts

Things needed:
·         Green glow sticks
·         White balloon
·         Black marker
  1. Crack glowstick, so it illuminates
  2. Place inside the balloon and inflate by blowing into the balloon.
  3. Tie balloon off
  4. Draw on a spooky face on the balloon.
  5. Enjoy

Monday, October 4, 2010

Salt Dough Figures

Things needed:
·         1 cup salt
·         2 cups flour
·         1 cup water
·         Black acrylic paint
·         Red acrylic paint
·         Orange acrylic paint
·         White acrylic paint
·         Toothpick
·         Marker

1.       Preheat oven to 250F
2.       Combine salt, flour, and water. (Makes a large amount, can cut recipe in half)
3.       Knead dough on a flat surface, if sticky use more flour. (Be careful, can dry out)
4.       Shape dough into figures. (ie: ghosts, spider, etc)
5.       Bake dough in oven for 2 hours.
6.       Allow to cool.
7.       Paint figures and allow to dry.


Sunday, October 3, 2010

Finger Pen

Things needed:
·         Modeling clay
·         Toothpick
·         Pens
·         Nail polish

1.       Preheat oven to 230F
2.       Pull ink tube out of pen.
3.       Mold clay onto the pen tubes. Using the toothpick add in fingers details.
4.       Place clay covered pens onto cookie sheet.
5.       Bake at 230F for 30mins.
6.       Pull out and allow to cool.
7.       Paint the fingernail in choice nail polish. Allow to dry.
8.       Put the ink tube back into the pen shell.
9.       Enjoy.

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Frankenstein Monster Illuminati

Things needed:
  • Canning jar
  • Black acrylic paint
  • Green acrylic paint
  • White acrylic paint
  • Two nuts 
  • Hot glue gun
  • Marker

  1. Paint canning jar green. Allow to dry
  2. Paint lid black. Allow to dry.
  3. Paint on two white eyes. Allow to dry.
  4. Paint on nose in a white and green mixture. Allow to dry. 
  5. Draw on the eyeballs, stitches, and whatever else in black marker.
  6. Fill drawn on eyeballs, stitches, mouth and eyebrows in black paint. Allow to dry.
  7. Glue on the two nuts to the side of the jar in hot glue. 
  8. Light candle in jar  
  9. Enjoy.

Before I went to bed last night, and today I will be making rounds of following people and spreading the word about my blog! 

I just simply want everyone to enjoy what I do as much as I do.

Also, don't be shy to tell your friends about this page.

These crafts are super simple and fun to do, so what do you have to lose?

Friday, October 1, 2010

Medusa’s Wreath
Things needed:
·         Wooden wreath
·         Black spray paint
·         Plastic snakes
·         Black acrylic paint
·         Bird or other decoration (optional)

1.       Spray paint wooden wreath. Allow to dry.
2.       Paint both sides of the snake with black paint. Allow to dry.
3.       Weave snakes into the wreath. Can hot glue if desired.
4.       Other decoration. (if desired)
5.       String and hang wreath

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