Sugar Skull Coffins

Sugar Skull Coffins

What You'll Need:

Skeleton Coffin
Skull Coffin
Multi-Surface Paint: White, Blue, Purple
AB Glitter
Mod Podge®
Scissors
Paintbrushes

Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Crafting Time: 1 Hour (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make Sugar Skull Coffins

Finish off your Halloween decorations with these festive Sugar Skull Coffins! Practice your painting skills and add a spec of glitter to make these awesome decor pieces for any space. 
  • 1 Paint coffin

    Paint the lids of the coffins white. Paint the sides and inside of one coffin blue and the other purple. Let dry. 

  • 2 Trace coffins

    Trace the bottom of the coffins onto the coordinating glitter paper. Trim about ¼" in from the line all the way around, place the paper inside each coffin. 

  • 3 Sprinkle glitter

    Mod Podge® the outside of the lids and sprinkle with glitter. Let dry.

  • 4 Decorate lids

    Referring to the photo, decorate the lids with Tulip® paints. Let dry. 

  • 5 Add moon lights

    Place the moon lights inside each coffins.