The Walking Dead – Zombie Make-Up Tips for Halloween

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In honor of the return of the fourth season of AMC’s The Walking Dead…I’ve scared up some tutorials from the zombie experts who create the amazing monsters that scare the crap out of us every week.

The link for the video tutorial is here: Walking Dead Tutorial

To see my version of one of the “Walking Dead CDC Hospital Doctors ” scroll down…

The walking Dead Make Up Tips

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Paging Dr. Smith…(sorry about the blurriness my hubby was laughing uncontrollably at me while taking the picture)

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Drinking my morning coffee…

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Doesn’t every one dress up everyday to go to work? No…just me…?

Zombie Doctor Instructions:

  • Purchase scrubs and lab coat at Value Village
  • Apply dirt and black makeup to clothing to make dirty
  • Apply tea stain and blood to clothing to layer affect
  • Purchase Bloody gauze and wrap around appendages
  • Add body parts and/or other props such as stethoscope
  • Do makeup as directed in Tutorial

Courtesy of: The Walking Dead – Zombie Make-Up Tips for Halloween: Inside The Walking Dead – AMC.

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Cool Find: Red Splash Spoon Rest

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Have you ever had a “Dexter” moment? You know, a moment when you feel like taking a kitchen appliance and doing something really, really bad with it? If the answer is yes…then this is your spoon rest.

Courtesy of: mzube.com

How to Make Demonic Garden Gnomes: Turning Good Gnomes Evil

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Hackaday

Image of gnomes with glowing eyes

In this video [Jack] will show you how to take a garden gnome and a solar light to create a FrankenGnome that is sure to creep out your friends and neighbors. This Hackaday original video is the first in a new series of videos that we will now be posting on a weekly basis.

You’ll notice a few symbols at the beginning of these videos. These symbols are there to help you understand what the video is all about. In the upper left corner, we have the skill level. These will range from 1 for very basic projects to 4 for highly advanced projects. The upper right corner breaks the video into two categories. The first category is ‘feature adding’. In these videos we will be taking off-the-shelf items and modifying them to do something new. The other category is ‘skill building’. In these, we will be exploring different topics…

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All Hail the Mighty Cthulhu?

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When H.P Lovecraft wrote his horror masterpiece The Call of Cthulhu , I’m doubtful he envisioned the future cult celebrity of his ultimate evil god. Or maybe he did.  His hideous appearance, incredible power and impossible to spell name has captured the imagination of a new generation of horror fans. Fans who love plush toys and silly hats…

Is this a cheapening of the great man’s work or is it a modern ode to the genius that created this mythos?

I’m not sure myself but I really want those slippers.

Of such great powers or beings there may be conceivably a survival… a survival of a hugely remote period when… consciousness was manifested, perhaps, in shapes and forms long since withdrawn before the tide of advancing humanity… forms of which poetry and legend alone have caught a flying memory and called them gods, monsters, mythical beings of all sorts and kinds…

– Algernon Blackwood