If you’re looking for a humerus Halloween repurpose idea that’s functional and guaranteed to make your guests smile, then you’ve come to the right place. Yup, this week we’re going to show you how to make these Skeleton hand ice tongs. Don’t they look so freaky and they work like a charm too. If you don’t count the “waiting for paint to dry” time, the ice tongs took about 20 minutes to make. Okay, before I get to the tutorial, please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, or Instagram. And don’t forget to subscribe so you’ll never miss a post! What you need Plastic skeleton hands (affiliate link for the ones I used at the bottom of this tutorial) Leather strips, beads, baubles Screws, nuts, and bolts Free Skeleton Arm Printable Old bangles, a bandana, or other decorative bits Bamboo salad tongs I used an old grubby one that’s been lying in our cutlery drawer for ages. How to turn wooden tongs into skeleton hand tongs RighyO, get ready for some quick and easy crafting 😉 Using the bolt as a guide, drill a hole in each of the bamboo tong ends and the bottom of your skeleton hands. My skeleton hands I used already had a hole in the palm so all I needed to do was test if the bolt fits. Paint the bamboo salad tongs, nuts, and washers a flat matt black to better tone in with the skeleton arm bone template. While you wait for the paint to dry, print out […]
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