Month: October 2007

A Carl and Jerry Halloween story

A Carl and Jerry Halloween story

Jeff writes in – Carl and Jerry were Halloween Makers in the grand tradition. This story, from November 1960, explains how they built a very creepily effective severed hand for a seance, magnetically enabled so it can tap out messages by remote control on a glass tabletop. A Carl and Jerry Halloween Story – Link […]

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D.I.Y. Vanilla Extract

The Traveler’s Lunchbox has an excellent post detailing how to make your very own vanilla extract. Sounds like a great idea for holiday gifts and avid bakers. [via] Link.

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Enter the DIY Halloween contests!

Enter the DIY Halloween contests!

This is it gang, it’s Halloween – We have a MASSIVE DIY HALLOWEEN contest this year! Makers and Crafters, enter our 2nd annual ghoulishly fun Halloween contests! Anyone, anywhere, can enter all or just some of the contests. MAKE, CRAFT, Instructables and Popular Science have teamed up and there’s plenty of time to win! Here’s […]

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