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Halloween

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Iodine-Aged Jars

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Specimen Jars

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Spook up your home for Halloween with easy-to-make specimen jars, a creepy craft sure to bring out the mad scientist in you.
Materials
  • Glass cylinder vase or jar
  • Encapso K
  • Plastic paint bucket
  • Mixing tool
  • Halloween teeth and eyes
  • Sil-Poxy Silicone Rubber Adhesive
  • Chopsticks (optional)
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Head-Waiter Tray

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Doggie Dino Tank

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Fashion Fido this no-sew costume from a shirt and felt. We used a child-size tank top, but you can use any T-shirt or a pet-specific one that fits your canine.
Materials
  • Doggie Dino Tank template
  • Scissors
  • Disappearing-ink pen
  • One 18-by-18-inch square wool felt
  • T-shirt or tank top
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Toadstool Pumpkins

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Nestle the toadstools among rocks and trees, and add a jack-o'-lantern and snail. Your yard will be set for Halloween visitors.
Materials
  • Keyhole saw (lowes.com)
  • Variety of pumpkins and winter squashes, both tall and round (available at farmers' markets and Whole Foods)
  • Fleshing tool (7ceramic.com)
  • Wooden skewers
  • Linoleum cutter (speedballart.com)
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Fanged Pumpkins

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Grouped together on the mantel, Drac-o'-lantern and tiny winged pals create a Transylvanian scene. Run-of-the-mill pushpins turn into devilish red eyes.
Materials
  • For vampire pumpkin: Thumbtack or pin
  • Small white pumpkin (For a big bite, choose a small pumpkin so the plastic vampire teeth seem huge)
  • Plastic vampire teeth
  • Mouth template
  • For bat: Black construction paper
  • Small white pumpkin
  • Hot-glue gun
  • Wing template
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Celtic Knot Pumpkins

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Felt Pumpkin People

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Musty Wreath Relic

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No one will dare darken your doorstep while this aging, spider-infested wreath hangs over it. The secret is reindeer moss, actually a lichen, available at crafts stores and garden centers.
Materials
  • Hot-glue
  • Moss
  • Styrofoam wreath form
  • Monofilament
  • Craft glue
  • Plastic spiders
  • Black glitter
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