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Make a Giant Spider!
Turn an old umbrella into a man eating spider!

Posted by BarryBelcher from Atlanta, Georgia, United States • Published See BarryBelcher's 41 projects »
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  • Step 1

    Watch video tutorial

  • How to make a Halloween decoration. Spiderbrella!  - Step 2
    Step 2

    Open up the umbrella and use wire cutters to cut off the handle at the base of the umbrella when open fully.

  • How to make a Halloween decoration. Spiderbrella!  - Step 3
    Step 3

    Remove the black vinyl fabric and save it.

  • How to make a Halloween decoration. Spiderbrella!  - Step 4
    Step 4

    Wrap the small and medium Styrofoam balls with the black umbrella fabric by gathering all around. Then tie gathers with floral wire leaving and excess wire.

  • How to make a Halloween decoration. Spiderbrella!  - Step 5
    Step 5

    Spray paint the metal legs from the umbrella with black paint.

  • How to make a Halloween decoration. Spiderbrella!  - Step 6
    Step 6

    With the excess of floral wire, tie spider head and body to the top of the umbrella base.

  • How to make a Halloween decoration. Spiderbrella!  - Step 7
    Step 7

    Now, place your spider in it's web and watch what it will catch! Your man-eating spider is light enough to hang from Halloween Spider web without having to tie it to anything.

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