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Another Halloween Creepy Decor Tutorial & Printables: Ghost Portraits

Another Halloween Creepy Decor Tutorial & Printables: Ghost Portraits

For my guest post on Fed Ex’s Out of Office blog this month, I originally was going to do yesterday’s Creepy Portrait tutorial.  But, apparently that was a little tooooo creepy for them, so I did another idea:  Creepy Ghost Photos.

It’s a little simpler too, if you’re just starting with your photoshop skills, it’s a great one to start with.  The principle is the same, take old vintage photos and in this case, combine two to make one creepy photo which contains a ghost!… [ KEEP READING ]

Halloween Decor: How to make Super Creepy Photos (Photoshop Tutorial & Printables)

Halloween Decor: How to make Super Creepy Photos (Photoshop Tutorial & Printables)

Update: Related technique and more downloads: Ghost Portraits!

Did you know Great Aunt Gertrude was a zombie?  Or Ancient Uncle Elrod was a tad undead?  Unfortunately for my Halloween décor, I don’t really have ghouls in the family.  But we can fake it with a little photo manipulation.

These creepy portraits will look great hung on a wall, or in small frames on your serving table, at any scary Halloween party. … [ KEEP READING ]

Scary Halloween Cocktail Ideas

Scary Halloween Cocktail Ideas

Time to start thinking Halloween!  Sorry I’ve been slow off the start, but I’m already getting a ton of traffic from last years posts, so I’d better get a move on with a quick set of beverage ideas…

To start things off… Awesome color changing creepy martini (Full how-to at Instructables!) (via the always awesome Mental Floss, who was kind enough to link to Dabbled’s creepy cocktails!)

Also via Mental Floss: Show Me Vegan’s Eyeball Martini

Here’s an adorable Jack-o-lantern Cocktail, made with OJ and Cognac at Creepy Cupcakes

Bloody Brain Shooter via Craftzine

And they are still good, so go check out Last Years Halloween Cocktail Roundup

Including the world famous Instructable Winner:

Creepy Bubble Cocktails – the secret ingredient to these adds a delightfully eerie look! [ KEEP READING ]

The Hotdog Creature experiments

The Hotdog Creature experiments

For Halloween this year, I tried a new idea, that I had gotten from the most excellent blog, Filth Wizardry. She did this as a fun project with the kids, and I thought it looked like a lovely and disgusting item for the Halloween buffet, especially for the kiddos. Now those of you who follow me on Twitter may remember this for the Dot Cooks “Live Tweet”, where I documented all my Halloween food prep (if not, you can see the summary here!).… [ KEEP READING ]