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

Building a Light Up DIY Haunted Mansion Conservatory Coffin with Raising Lid

Early on in the Haunted Mansion ride you come through the conservatory that has a large collection of dark flowers and wreaths surrounding an elaborate and Gothic coffin.  Pushing up on the nailed shut lid are two decaying hands as an eerie green light emits from inside the coffin.  Perched on top of the raising… Continue reading Building a Light Up DIY Haunted Mansion Conservatory Coffin with Raising Lid

Disney World · Holidays

DIY Haunted Mansion Tomb Sweet Tomb Cross Stitched Stick Frame

I thought this would be a fitting post as we welcome you into our annual conversion of our house into the Haunted Mansion for our Halloween party.  One of the first pieces I made years ago was a simple print off of the Tomb Sweet Tomb sign I found online and placed in a cheap… Continue reading DIY Haunted Mansion Tomb Sweet Tomb Cross Stitched Stick Frame

Disney World · Holidays · Replica Props

Turning your home into a Disney Haunted Mansion (part 2) DIY Monster Clock

  Last week we introduced the idea of turning your house into a Haunted Mansion.  This week we will look at the Haunted Mansion Monster Clock we made.  The original is such a great piece in the Haunted Mansion. As with every aspect of the ride, it takes the form of something innocent and puts… Continue reading Turning your home into a Disney Haunted Mansion (part 2) DIY Monster Clock