Make Faux Tombstones for Halloween

Learn to make foam-slab tombstones with witty epitaphs to decorate your yard for Halloween.
What You'll Need

What You'll Need

outdoor graveyard scene

  • 2-inch-thick, 24-x-36-inch STYROFOAM brand foam sheets
  • Foam saw
  • Wood file
  • Fake skull
  • Styro Wonder Cutter Plus
  • Nonshrinking spackling compound
  • Repositionable spray adhesive
  • Rotary carving tool
  • Household trim brush
  • Delta Ceramcoat acrylic crafts paints: Candy-Bar Brown #02407, Metallic Red Copper #02605, Black #02506, White #02505, Avalon Blue #02418
  • Foam trim roller
  • Dark gray interior latex paint in flat finish
  • Krylon Make It Stone Textured Paint: Charcoal Sand #18202
  • Natural sponge
  • Krylon Acrylic Crystal Color spray paint: Forest Green #1297

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