Nicole™ Crafts Witch's Hat with Skull

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Witch's Hat with Skull

Finding it hard to discover new, clever and unique Halloween and fall decorations? To quote the distant cousin of the bird on this hat: "Nevermore when making ones from A.C. Moore!"

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Crackle hat and skull according to package instructions.
  • 2
    After crackling is dry, highlight hat using Dioxzine Purple. Shade skull with Raw Sienna.
  • 3
    Using liner brush, carefully draw Soft Black cracks on side of skull.
  • 4
    When all is dry, brush on varnish.
  • 5
    Cut ribbon to fit around hat and glue in place.
  • 6
    Trim pick by cutting 3 to 4 inches off of bottom. Glue skull and pick to one side of hat.
  • 7
    Cut apart bush. Glue leaves to brim and hat as shown. Glue flowers to brim. Glue bud to top of skull.
  • 8
    Add a small amount of webbing to complete.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache Skull 6 inch 104761282
  • Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache Witch Hat 14 inch 104761292
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stretch Spider Web 104283513
  • Nicole™ Crafts Crow Flying 104603019
  • Nicole™ Crafts Fall Bush Sunflower/Mum 104754808
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pick Spiders/Bats w/Glitter 2 assorted 104755449
  • Nicole™ Crafts Fall Ribbon Mix 6 2-1/2 inch x 10 yard 104755495
  • Plaid® FolkArt® 2 oz. Crackle Finish Medium 104107952
  • DecoArt® Americana® DuraClear® Satin Varnish 2 oz. 104387409
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Dioxazine Purple 104106584
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Raw Sienna 104106692
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Slate Grey 104106682
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Soft Black 104385017
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader 12 104118907
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader 4 104118909
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Liner 1 104118916
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928