30.10.12

402. Handprint Ghosts. Hey, that's Pin-tastic!

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Today, in preparation for our Halloween Party, we made some cute decorations. These handprint ghosts are the easiest and cutest things ever! & they probably only took about 10 minutes altogether. First, we used white paint to print Daniel's hands onto black paper. I didn't take any pictures because I was trying (in vain) to avoid getting paint on my chairs! But, you can imagine how it went down.

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Then we left them to dry, Daniel kept running back over to check on them. He did some other Halloween-themed painting too (read: he used black and orange paper/paints. Festive!) while we waited. When they were dry I added eyes with a black pen, punched holes in the top and threaded them onto string. Easy peasy. I used a little cellotape on the back to stop them all falling into the middle, and blu-tack to stick them to the walls because I couldn't find my pins. Oh well. They look adorable, & I'll be keeping them, adding the date and using them every year!

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Apologies for the poor lighting, I hate how difficult it is to take pictures in autumn/winter!




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We hung spooky cobwebs & I've spent the evening making pretzel-pumpkins & biscuit dough. Tomorrow is for baking before our guests arrive!! Squee!

Lots of Love
Momma B
xxx

2 comments:

  1. How festive and adorable! I just love these! Thanks so much for sharing and for linking up!!

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