Posts Tagged ‘Halloween’

“Z” is for Zombie!

Now that September is nearing an end, we’re starting to move into the spookiest time of the year. We may be weeks away from Halloween, but you’ve got to keep your wits about you; zombies are everywhere. These zombie dolls with handpainted faces are by lunamadre. I swear they look like they can see into […]

Spotlight on: Dioramas

Did you ever have to build a diorama for a school project? In 5th grade we had to enter the Science Fair and my project was the Solar System. You know, back when Pluto was a planet.Those were the days, but I digress. Ever since then I have been fascinated with dioramas. Dioramas are small […]

Black Cat Halloween

With Halloween only days away, watch out for black cats! Whether you believe they are familiars for witches or just cuddly pets who are simply misunderstood, there’s no doubt they’ll be seen in abundance this Halloween season. Beware!  I love the face on this handstitched wool felt treat bag by HaughtyWench. Nothing says “trick or […]

Tricky Treats for Halloween

Whether you’re hosting a party or just want to have some spooky fun, tricky treats are a must for your Halloween festivities! Here are some delightfully spooky edibles found in the Halloween section of Craftster.  bunny1kenobi repackaged candies and gave them new names to make these tricky treats to share with friends. These blood worms, […]

Spooktacular Handmade Halloween

October crafting is filled with ghouls, goblins, pumpkins and other scary delights! Here are a few ideas to get your creative gears turning. Be sure to stop by the Halloween Decor and Parties board as well as the Halloween Costumes board, too! Candy Corn Dessert sweets4ever whipped up a fun and festive dessert for her […]

How to Make Cheescloth Ghosts

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill will teach you how to make spooktacular cheesecloth ghosts and glow-in-the-dark creepy eyes! Cheesecloth ghosts are the perfect touch for your Halloween décor. Add one to your mantle

Skeery Things

Happy October 1st. You know what that means: Halloween is near! I searched Craftster and found some scary, scary things to share with you today. Not all of them are typical Halloween type things, but I believe you’ll agree that they’re still frightening!  Look at this poor forgotten fairy imprisoned somewhere around TheMistressT‘s house. So […]

Halloween Pumpkins That Last for Years

This October, why not make a pumpkin or jack o’lantern that will never rot? Here are several, made from a variety of materials. They’ll bring you Halloween cheer year after year.  Make several pumpkins and  start up your own pumpkin patch using this fabric pumpkin tutorial by Phizzychick. This creepy little paper maché fellow was […]

Halloween Fun With Spellbinders

Sponsored Content My hands-down favorite holiday for crafting is Halloween, so when Spellbinders sent me some stickpins with corresponding dies and some new embossing plates, I immediately chose to do a Halloween themed craft. After all, ’tis the season! I made a little witchy collage for the stickpin, and then a Halloween tag to display […]

Awesome Autumn/Halloween Swap Galleries

One of my favorite things about Craftster is the many craft swaps that take place. I love to make something for my partner, and receive wonderful crafts in return. There are always lots of swaps to choose from. I’m always looking in the galleries for inspiration, and since I love Halloween, I’ve been keeping track […]

Haunt Your House For Halloween!

Halloween is nearing, and many of the houses in my neighborhood are starting to take on a bit of a creepy air. It’s time to haunt your house! Here are some great ideas for decorating the outside of your home; it’s the perfect way to welcome all the little trick or treaters that come your […]

Ghostly Entertaining, Halloween Style

Whether you’re planning on having a Halloween party or just want a fun dinner with the family, here are some great ideas to make your Halloween meal extra spook-tacular!  Have Halloween party favors for all your guests. frecklesinoureyes painted cardboard toilet paper rolls in in Halloween themes and filled them with candy. These are adorable! […]

How to Make Halloween Tombstones

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make foam tombstones to decorate your house or your yard for Halloween!

Halloween Treats

With Halloween just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to spotlight some spooky Halloween treats that are fun to make. Here are five great ideas that will thrill all your favorite boys and ghouls!  How fun are these mummy cupcakes that Jatoha made for her daughter’s classroom? With their M&M eyes and […]

Haunt Your House! Spooky Halloween Craft Ideas

  The end of September is drawing near, so that means one thing: it’s time to start planning for Halloween! There are so many great Halloween projects and ideas on Craftster, that I’m going to do a series of Halloween ideas in the upcoming weeks. This week, we’ll focus on some fun Halloween decorations to […]