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

Disney World · Holidays

DIY Haunted Mansion Graveyard Tombstones for $5 a Piece

The Haunted Mansion attraction begins with a walk through a graveyard full of tombstones and ends with a the doom buggy going the the Swinging Wake graveyard full of tombstones.  The tombstones all have funny little puns and and many serve as reminders of the great imagineers who contributed to the ride.  Imagineering legends like… Continue reading DIY Haunted Mansion Graveyard Tombstones for $5 a Piece

Disney World · Holidays

Video Tour of our Haunted Mansion

I frequently mention our annual conversion of our house into the Haunted Mansion for the annual Halloween party.   In the last 3 years we have slowly added new pieces each year.  We are now up to over 70 pieces.  Most of these pieces follow or 5 founding principles of the blog's projects. Make things on… Continue reading Video Tour of our Haunted Mansion