Halloween decorations - I don't think people realize how easy these are to make since they're so large. Using large pieces of styrofoam, this can be carved in minutes. Painting takes a little technique, but it isn't hard at all.
The latest addition to my lab, he'll be hanging above the display table. Thanks to the clever folks here who suggested I not waste time and money looking for a suitable bird cage for him and just make my own!
Mummy-head statues To make them, decoupage head forms with strips of white muslin (a great use for old sheets) and then scuff them up by rolling them around in the yard. Hot-glue the heads to wood posts and add bits of raffia.