How-To: Make Halloween tombstones

How-To: Make Halloween tombstones

Our sistren at CRAFT have been tearin’ it up with the cool Halloween projects. Here, Brookelynn shows you how to make some quick and easy tombstones using little more than cardboard and spray paint.

And don’t forget, we have our own Spooky Fun Halloween Tombstone Project and DIY Haunts contest going on here at MAKE. Perhaps you can incorporate this easier cardboard headstone design into your animatronic project.

How-To: Make Halloween Tombstones

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