Halloween Tutorial – Monster Wreath

[7 Oct 2008 | By | 0 Comment(s) | 5,997 views ]

I’ve been promising more Halloween tutorials, so here’s another one for you! We made this halloween monster wreath for halloween in 2005… It’s pretty easy to make, and is a perennial favorite decoration, so I’ve written up a tutorial on it–since I didn’t have any pictures of the making of it, you get my fabulous hand drawings..sorry!

Click through to flickr to see bigger or download.

Related: A Dabbled Halloween – All this month! and Halloween Contest
… and if you like tutorials like this, check out Henri the Octopuppet!

Halloween Monster Wreath Tutorial
Halloween Monster Wreath Tutorial
Halloween Monster Wreath Tutorial

*note: I don’t remember where I got the idea from, but the idea of a monster wreath is not original with me, but I really like my version! Also thanks to Chica and Erika who did most of the creation of the original one, as I was trying to decorate for the party!

Updates: More, including a quick no-sew version. (On flickr)
-And thanks to the reader who pointed out the tutorial on craftster — That could have entirely been the inspiration, especially since it’s so similar to my no-sew version! I loves the crafty internets!

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  • Heather - CROQZine.com [] :

    I’m actually a huge sucker for a good hand-drawn tute. :) Well done!

  • The Juzzard [] :

    What a cool idea. Looks great. The tutorials really easy to follow as well so I might make one of these for Halloween

  • Rachel@oneprettything.com [] :

    I love how playful this is, kids would get a huge kick out of it! I’ll be linking to this.

  • Diana Evans [] :

    very neat monster wreath Nancy!!! and the tutorial illustrations are awesome…nice work!!!


  • Melissa and Emmitt [] :

    hi dot!
    i love this wreath and tutorial! how fun!
    i am going to have to try this!
    :) melissa

  • yoon see [] :

    Wow! A lovely wreath tutorial.
    Thanks for your sharing.
    I will find time to do one.

  • Emily [] :

    http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=53867.0 This is probably where you got the idea. There are more monster wreaths too if you do a search.