Thick and dark or rather bright red and sparkling – blood is easy to add to every creepy Halloween decoration. Because it is extremely expressive, almost everything can be extremely gruesome and eerily decorated – entrance, bathroom, walls, faces and clothes, dining table and even the food and the drinks on the Halloween Buffet , Although you can buy spurious blood in many basics and in other specialized stores on the spot or online, it would be super easy and very fast if you make your own blood. Contrary to expectations, you need only a few ingredients and no previous knowledge or skills.
Make Artificial Blood: The Basic Principle
The secret of the correct consistency of artificial blood is often found in flour or foodstuffs. These foods thicken the liquid and give it a much more authentic appearance. Water and food color are added and the whole is thoroughly stirred with the snowbuck. To the red food color you can calmly give a few drops of blue and even a bit of yellow. So you get a specific red nuance, which looks very similar to the real blood. You can then store and use an artificial blood for about three days.
You can take both powder food color, as well as a liquid
Besides this basic recipe, there are still a lot of methods you can make your own. We are sharing two of our favorites today. It is about two edible artificial blood variants. The first is quite tasty with honey and the second is not only delicious, but even vegan. The artificial blood produced in this way can be used mainly where food and drink come into play – on plates and glasses or near the mouth.
So you can even pour pies, cakes or cupcakes and many other treats and create an even more unusual Halloween mood.
How about bloody tears as a creepy Halloween makeup?
Make artificial blood with honey
- bright honey
- red food color
- very little blue food color
- Maple syrup or water
- some flour
And so you go:
Make vegan art blood yourself
Vegan-Frieks, watched! With this simple variant for making artificial blood yourself, you can rest assured yours Halloween decoration Serve. For it is not only unfathomable, but also completely free of animal suffering. So, only too!
- 2 tablespoons dining room
- some water
- red food color
- cocoa powder
In the video below you can see how it all goes!
How to best apply artificial blood?
For an optimal authentic effect you should also apply the artificial blood accordingly. This is best done with the right tools. Brushes, sponges, spray bottles and even watering cans or buckets are available to choose from, depending on the decorated object and the intended purpose. Basically, the rule is: for more precise elements, such as bloody tears, nose, mouth, or a terrible throat, you should use thickly viscid artificial blood. And vice versa for larger areas such as tablecloths or carpets that you want to make creepy. There is rather a thin liquid consistency more appropriate.
Make art blood yourself and make more horror for Halloween
After you have prepared a satisfying amount of artificial blood, you can already do the right work. Now it’s all about imagination and imagination. In the next few lines, you will also find some original decoration ideas and tips on how to create your very eerie Halloween atmosphere at home.
Tip: Gauze bandages or other ultra-thin fabrics, soaked in artificial blood, are suitable, for example, as the perfect tablecloth for the Halloween buffet or for decorating the staircase, the entrance area and the walls. From the very beginning, you will be able to shake your guests with tremendous effort and give the festive ambience a distinctive gray touch.
Make your own blood and decorate everything with Halloween
Scary decoration: You can smear one of your hands and one of your feet with artificial blood and leave bloody impressions here and there. Old-fashioned bedspreads, tablecloths, paper lamps or shower curtains and hand towels are the best way to hang out in the bathroom before your Halloween party. An old Europalette in the garden in front of the entrance, armed with artificial blood, brings even more drama and puts everyone completely on the feast of horror.
You can add creepy labels with artificial blood to the paper lamps
No, what looks like an artificial blood is just red candle wax!
With artificial blood, a lot of creepy things can be done! You can and even should decorate the Halloween buffet appropriately with artificial blood, as seen here for example in the picture below.
Thick plastic blood is ideal for decorating the glass edges
Take a look at all the terrible decoides from our picture gallery and get plenty of bloody Halloween inspiration!
Creep and celebrate beautifully!
Happy Halloween wishes you the editing!
Also many sweet fruit jams are perfect as artificial blood
Creepy desserts for Halloween with artificial blood dressed