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Unique Halloween Decor Idea - Phrenology Head

Create a unique curiosity with an antiquated science print-out, plywood, and Mod Podge.

At a Glance:

#6491 Skill Level: Advanced Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo

Mod Podge ® 7 Piece Tool Kit

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $15.59
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Mod Podge ® Matte, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Phrenology head stock photo, Laser jet photocopier, ½" birch plywood, ¼" birch plywood, Jigsaw, Pencil, Scissors, Craft glue


  1. Print two copies of the head. Cut out the entire head from one and just the brain from the other.
  2. Trace the brain onto the ¼" birch plywood and cut out with jigsaw.
  3. Trace the entire head onto the ½" birch plywood and cut out with jigsaw.
  4. Mod Podge each piece.
  5. Glue the two piece together and then add a topcoat.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.