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
While going through the Haunted Mansion on your Doombuggy you travel through a twisting corridor lined with a creepy purple wallpaper, portraits of the dead, and a series of ominous doors. Some of the doors sit static, others bulge out, some rattle and knock, and others are being pushed open by skeletal hands from inside.… Continue reading Turning our home into the Haunted Mansion – Haunted Corridor Door
A great piece of decoration on the Haunted Mansion ride goes unnoticed by most everyone that rides through Gracey Manor. There is a creepy, decayed, and robed armed that is mounted on a plaque that holds a torch. The piece is famous to fans of the ride. In fact, Disney has even sold officially licensed… Continue reading Turning our house into the Haunted Mansion – Torch Arm Wall Sconce
As we get ever closer to our annual Halloween Haunted Mansion we are putting the finishing touches on some of the larger pieces that require more work. I thought I would showcase some of the smaller pieces that decorate the walls and shelves and an update on a piece we did last year. The room… Continue reading Turning our house into the Haunted Mansion – Organ update, bat stanchions, and misc.