Your friends and neighbors will be creepy-crawling with jealousy when they see your upscale Halloween decor. This year, your doorstep jack-o'-lantern will have a sophisticated friend, thanks to a bag of bugs and plaster of Paris.
Spread paper over your work surface. Use crafts adhesive to attach plastic creepers to clean, dry terra-cotta pots. Let the glue dry completely.
In plastic container combine 2 cups flat off-white latex paint, 5 Tbsp. plaster of Paris, and 3 Tbsp. water. Use a paintbrush to cover pots with plaster mixture; let dry. Apply two more coats. Let pots dry completely. Fill with dramatic houseplants like succuelnts.
Try clustering the finished pots on the table or mantel for a creepy Halloween centerpiece.