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DIY Halloween Tombstones

Ken Wingard is getting your house ready for Halloween with this festive DIY.
DIY Halloween Tombstones
  • 2’’ Styrofoam Insulation (R-10)
  • Paint
  • Foam Cutter
  • Dremel
  • Spray Adhesive
  • Heat Gun

DIY Halloween Tombstones - Home & Family

Ken Wingard gets your house ready for the spooky holiday with this fun and festive DIY.


1. Cut out tombstone shape from insulation using foam cutter.

2. Finish edges of tombstone with foam cutter.

3. Print out a name or phrase that you would like written on the tombstone.

4. Use spray adhesive to attach printout to tombstone.

5. Using a dremel cut out letters from printout.

6. Peel off printout.

7. Using foam cutter, cut out cracks around sides of tombstone.

8. Use a heat gun to create imperfections throughout entire tombstone.

9. Paint tombstone black.

10. Let dry.

11. Dry brush on a light paint color of choice.

12. Let dry.

13. Add a wash of dark paint over light.

14. Using a rag, pull off dark paint from specific areas.

15. Display

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