13 Days of Halloween: Head in a Jar Halloween Prank

By Wattson_L Last Updated On 11/04/2015

13 days of Halloween

For Day Five of HomElectrical's 13 Days of Halloween we thought we would give you an easy and cheap, yet epic Halloween prank to pull on your friends! Try putting your head in a jar!

finished halloween jar

What you will need:

Halloween head in a jar supplies

Let's Get Started:

step one

Strange Selfies

portrait image for Halloween Jarimage of person for jar

Start by taking two photos of yourself, one portrait and one profile. Camera should be at eye level.

editing the image in program

With some quick help from almost any photo editing software, you can doctor the picture to fit your specifications.

step two

Prepare Your Head

Print and laminate the photo. We actually used clear packing tape that worked just as well. The plastic prevents water from permeating the picture.

laminate the photo

step three

Prepare the Container

finished halloween jar

Fill jar with water and add coloring.

step four

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