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Halloween Decorations: How to Make Old-Looking Styrofoam Tombstones

Learn how to make gravestones for your haunted Halloween house. Then apply fake mud and faux moss to add texture and age to the decorations.

Turn your front yard into a haunted graveyard. Follow these easy step-by-step instructions to make ancient-looking tombstones.
  • Time

    Under Half Day

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate


How to Make Styrofoam Tombstones For Halloween

Instead of getting store-bought decorations, you can say what you want with custom-made Halloween lawn ornaments.

  • Time

    30 Minutes

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Easy/Moderate


3 Ways to Make Halloween Decorations Look Old: Faux Mud, Moss and Metal

Make your spooky decorations even scarier by making them look old. Make faux mud from drywall compound, faux moss from dryer lint and make plastic look like metal with a few painting tricks.





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