Disney World · Holidays

DIY Haunted Mansion Hallway Ghost Family Portraits

As you leave the coffin area you enter a twisting corridor with a distinctively haunted purple wallpaper adorned with elaborate ghostly faces.  The hallway is full of ornate green doors with serpentine handles, a lion face in the middle, and a knocker that resembles a spiked mace.  Atop the doors is decorative grating that looks… Continue reading DIY Haunted Mansion Hallway Ghost Family Portraits

Disney World · Holidays · Replica Props

DIY Hocus Pocus Sanderson Sisters Spellbook for under $30

A movie that seems to have experienced a phenomenal comeback over the years is Disney's Hocus Pocus.  The film was a modest success when it came out debuting at only #4 at the box office its opening weekend and making a total gross of around 39 million dollars.  It ranked #39 for the year in… Continue reading DIY Hocus Pocus Sanderson Sisters Spellbook for under $30

Disney World · Holidays

Haunted Mansion Skeleton Arm Bricking Himself into the Crypt

One of the last gags you see as you leave the Swinging Wake of the Haunted Mansion is a thin skeletal arm extending out of a hole in a brick wall.  It holds a trowel and and is in the process of encasing himself inside the crypt.  It is just after you see the large… Continue reading Haunted Mansion Skeleton Arm Bricking Himself into the Crypt

Disney World · Holidays

DIY Haunted Mansion Tombstone with Ghost Head and Arm with Teacup

At the end of the Haunted Mansion you wander through a graveyard.  It is a classic conclusion that is completely different then the rest of the ride.  The first half of the ride is the vision of Claude Coats and is very much a spooky classic haunted house dark ride.  Throughout the ride you will… Continue reading DIY Haunted Mansion Tombstone with Ghost Head and Arm with Teacup