Quick and Spooky: Improving Dollar Store Skeleton Hands With a Heat Gun for Halloween

My son requested skeleton hands coming out of the ground for Halloween decorations. I wanted some that were inexpensive, looked relatively realistic, and didn’t take hours of cutting and sculpting. This project cost about $ 2 and took less than an hour.The dollar store had a selection of blow molded …By: Abschroeder Continue Reading »(…)


Animated Spooky Pumpkin Eyes

A couple of years ago while looking for inspiration for a new animated Halloween prop we stumbled upon a video from YouTube contributor 68percentwater called Arduino Servo Pumpkin. This video was exactly what we were looking for, however, some of the details seemed to be missing. So, we decided we…By: SpecialRobotBuilders Continue Reading » Instructables:(…)


Spooky ESP8266 Halloween Hack, With Motion Sensor and Light / Sound / Animation

For Halloween, I wanted to have a spooky decoration, of course, but with a bit of electronics !I have imagined a motion sensor, which triggers various candle leds, an animated crawling spider, and a spooky witch sound when someone arrives. That should be nice!All that is operated by a NodeMCU v3 mod…By: kptainkirk Continue Reading(…)


Spooky Lantern

In this intractable you will learn how to make a super spooky lantern, hope you enjoy! The supplies and tools that you need in order to make this are: 5 4" by 4" pieces of wood Your choice of fabric Hot-glue gun Scissors Something to make the design in the wood Pick a spooky image(…)


How to Make a Spooky Pumpkin.

Here is a step by step Instructable to make a spooky pumpkin. Find a pumpkin. Find a pumpkin with lots of room to draw and carve on. Cut off the stem. Cut off the stem with whatever tools you have available and save it for later. Gut the pumpkin. Now cut a hole as small(…)