Ken Wingard is getting your house ready for Halloween with this festive DIY.


  • 2’’ Styrofoam Insulation (R-10)
  • Paint
  • Foam Cutter
  • Dremel
  • Spray Adhesive
  • Heat Gun

DIY Halloween Tombstones - Home & Family


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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