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Halloween Decoration: How to Make a Lawn Skeleton (page 1 of 2)

This Halloween, build a few of these creepy, but happy skeletons to fill your front yard. It is an easy woodworking project, perfect for beginners.

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Materials

  • 2" deck screws
  • painter's tape
  • wood glue
  • 2 3/4" x 35" square dowel poplar
  • exterior oil-based primer
  • 15" edge-glued round panel
  • #18
  • 1x2 x 4' pine
  • 2" x 2" x 3' poplar square
  • exterior white paint, gloss
  • exterior black paint, gloss

Tools

  • miter saw
  • power sander
  • Kreg pocket hole jig
  • drill bit
  • drill
  • countersink bit
  • clamps
  • framing square
  • measuring tape
  • ruler or straightedge
  • paintbrushes

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