How to Make a Pirates Ship Wheel

IMG_0399If you’ve built the Cannon, now you need a Ships Wheel.  You’ll need a lathe, router and a bandsaw (or jigsaw). Read more of this post

WHAT? A Pirate Barrel Made from a 2×4!


2x4ToBarrel

That’s right.  A vintage looking barrel made from one 8 foot 2×4 averaging $3.95.  Finding inexpensive ways of making props is a skill every designer should have.  We use them in Theme Parks, Retail and Events. Read more of this post

Theme Park Props “Skeleton Pirate”

 Some very unique and amazing props found in theme parks and themed environments are often made from ordinary and easy to find objects.  The skeleton pirates in the Pirates of the Caribbean ride were not sculpted at Disney, but purchased from an anatomical company and dressed as pirates.

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How to Make a Pirate Cannon

Just in time for Christmas!  Intimidate family and friends with your very own realistic 18th century Pirate Cannon.

Below is a step by step tutorial.

What your cannon will look like Read more of this post