Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Rot Style “1922” Tin Can lanterns

I made these around last December I think. They have been hanging in the backyard since then. Finally got around to lighting them. Old roots and sticks attached to soup cans that were inspired by Pumpkinrot’s “1922” Halloween Haunt. Just a fun experiment....

Monday, May 28, 2018

Shrunken Apple Head Sculpt

Made a shrunken apple head sculpt inspired by the old Vincent Price kit artwork. Instead of casting it in latex or resin, I used gelatine. You can melt gelatine,  cast, and pull a casting in under an hour. It comes out of the mold flexible but will shrink and dry out in a week or more. But still larger than real apples when they shrink ,like the two next to it. 

Thursday, May 10, 2018


Working outside I get used to many things crawling on me. Today this guy decided to base jump off the brim of my hat and dangle right in front of my eyes. He is kind of cool looking for a spider....

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Grandpa's pants scarecrow

Been wanting to do this for a while. Inspired by Pumpkinrot's work, haunt, and fascination with vintage Halloween. Building a full-size scarecrow can get cumbersome when taking out to a location. This is small scale scarecrow around 26" tall. The bucket head is a small herb container and the shirt is a thrift store baby shirt. The pants are made out of  a dog food bag. I was scrounging around when I didn't want to go back to the thrift store. I definitely want to make more...