DIY Inflatable Swamp Monster

Paige Hemmis shows off a simple and spooky creature DIY for Halloween


  • Sheets of plastic (clear or black)
  • Hot soldering iron
  • Wax paper
  • Sharpie
  • Spray paint
DIY Inflatable Swamp Monster - Home & Family


  1. Double fold plastic
  2. Draw design. Keep shapes simple, large, cylindrical - helps keep shape and stand up if desired (tentacles, suckers, etc.)
  3. Place wax paper on top of plastic sheets with design
  4. Trace design on wax paper with soldering iron (creates pocket for air)
  5. Trim excess plastic
  6. Spray paint object
  7. Tape to floor fan

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