- 1 How to Get into a Clown Character This Halloween!
- 2 A Family Fun Time with Scary Clowns
They look pretty cool and Scary on Girls, and perhaps even better for the whole family too! Scary Clown Halloween costumes have long been the preserve of boys, but with changing times, girls and small kids have also jumped on the bandwagon.
Halloween is fun and full of activities such as carving Jack-o-Lanterns, Trick-or-Treating, Festive gatherings, and most importantly rocking scary costumes to theme the Halloween event.
Evil Clown costumes for kids help the little ones easily get into character, and unleash their reign of terror in their neighborhood on Halloween night.
Clowns are often peculiar and amusing characters, mostly because of their ear-to-ear grin and funky colors that attract attention. But it’s their sheer insistence on maintaining eye contact that really spooks their ‘victims.’ The black highlight on the eyebrows makes the facial expression even more convincing for a clown act.
As a tradition, Halloween brings an aura of creativity and fun. It’s also a chance for the little ones to play spooky pranks on their peers and siblings, and just have fun. What better way to enjoy the festive season than to plan and fill your bag of tricks before the big day?
How to Get into a Clown Character This Halloween!
Be Comfortable with Yourself
A clown’s dark humor is in both scaring their audience as well as offering relief for their emotional pain through humor.
To do both, you need to be comfortable in your scary clown costume to sell the act.
You’ve got to have a heart for it to connect emotionally with your audience.
Think of iconic scary clowns like Pennywise and others for inspiration!
Get a Clown Side-kick
Do you know what’s scarier than one clown?
Two clowns in scary clown costumes.
It’s way creepier when the clowns look alike.
You don’t Need Special Skills
Perhaps a clown’s best gift is the ability to be funny or scary without doing much action.
Clown Halloween Costumes already do most of the work of selling the act, and all you need is to improvise a little.
You don’t need to have supernatural powers like Pennywise!
If you have some acting skills, it’s definitely a big plus.
Props Make you More Entertaining
Props are central to any act.
Stuff a few giveaways too in your pockets for extra comic effect.
Apply the Right Makeup
Make-up highlights facial expressions better such as smiling and frowning and makes one find their “inner clown.”
Remember, clown supply shops have a wide array of quality makeup that will make your act come to life.
The most common choices to go for are setting powder for achieving a white facial look, makeup brushes, eyeliner, and a color palette.
These can also come as full kits in clown supply shops.
Shop for Scary Clown Costumes
Some modern Scary Clown Costumes for girls come complete with a red and black theme, featuring dark angel wings, a striped top hat or wig, and lace fabric. These colors can vary to make them more fashionable.
Likewise, Scary Clown Costumes for boys can feature a top hat or wig, outlandish costume, and shoes to match. Oh, and don’t forget that big red shiny nose for extra effect.
Always remember, evil clown costumes for kids look more adorable, and a bit scary depending on your choice of colors and patterns.
Colors have different meanings in different cultures and depending on the context or event. Before you go out to shop for your costumes and props, know their meanings as discussed below:
Red is the color that symbolizes life, through the blood.
It signals danger, fear, and intensity; it can also symbolize love.
Black symbolizes darkness, death, fear, emptiness, and the night.
Much of black brings out a gothic look that’s scary at night.
White shows purity, daylight, life, enlightenment, and hope.
A mixture of any two or more of these colors will give different visual effects as desired.
White polka dots on a black background will look different from black polka dots on a white background.
Since all these are great colors and patterns, your choice will purely be influenced by taste and preference.
A Family Fun Time with Scary Clowns
You know what they say, the more the merrier!
What’s interesting about a whole family ensemble of clowns is that everyone will have a few clown tricks up their sleeves and will want to show them off.
Halloween can surely be double the treat, fun, and scary when the whole family gets together for a thrilling night!