Mini Creepy Coffin

Mini Creepy Coffin

What You'll Need:

7.5" Wood Coffin Tray
Laser Cut: Bat/Moon, Creepy
Mini Skeleton
Purple Printed Paper Pack
Spanish Moss
Americana® Glow-in-the-Dark Paint
Multi-Surface Paint: Green, Black
Sandpaper Block
Black Glitter
Purple Moon Lights
Wooden Spools
Ranger® Mini Distressed Ink Pad Kit #6
3D Glue Dots®
Paintbrush
Mod Podge®
Hot Glue
Drill or Awl
X-Acto® Knife
Straight Edge
Tape Runner

Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Crafting Time: 2 Hours (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make a Mini Creepy Coffin

Make your own Mini Creepy Coffin to add the perfect spooky accent to your Halloween decor! This craft project comes complete with step by step instructions and a supply list, so grab a friend or two and craft your projects today!
  • 1 Paint coffin

    Paint the coffin black. Let dry. Sand the edges. 

  • 2 Paint the pieces

    Paint the spider and bat black, the creepy lettering green and the moon glow-in-the-dark. Sand the edges of the creepy lettering and ink it with the Rusty Hinge colored ink pad. 

  • 3 Add glitter

    Mod Podge® the spider and sprinkle it with black glitter. 

  • 4 Trace paper

    Trace the coffin on the purple paper and trim the shape about ¼" in from the line all the way around. Attach it to the inside of the coffin. 

  • 5 Arrange all the pieces

    Glue a wooden spool to the back of the moon. Reffering to the photo, arrange and glue all of the pieces insids the coffin. 

  • 6 Drill a small hole

    Drill or punch a small hole in the top center of the coffin, making sure it is large enough to feed the moon lights through the back, leaving the battery pack in the back. Wrap the lights around the spool.