Halloween Gravestones!


Items you need:

1 can Krylon Make It Stone! textured spray paint Black Granite
1 can Krylon Spray Adhesive
1 can Krylon Glowz Glow-in-the-Dark spray paint
Foam or wood letters
Various Halloween decorations
Hot glue or super glue
Packing tape
Newspaper or drop cloth
Large nails or ground stake
Scissors or craft knife


Step one:
Set up a spray area by covering a table or other work surface with newspaper or drop cloth in a well-ventilated area.

Step two:
Assemble box leaving one end open (this will be the bottom of your gravestone).

Step three:
Tape over folded seams.

Step four:
Cut a name plaque to fit box from the cardboard of another and glue on using spray adhesive or hot glue.

Step five:
Glue on letters to name plaque.

Step six:
Embellish top of gravestone with glued on Halloween decoration: skull, bat or even a rat.

Step seven:
Paint entire gravestone with 2-3 coats of the Make It Stone color of your choice. Let dry between coats.

Step eight:
Once dry highlight areas with Krylon Glowz.

Step nine:
Place a stake in the ground and prop your boxes up, or you can nail them into the ground, using the flap.


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