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Melissa “Hauntzilla” Winton

Owner, Nightmares & Dreamscapes

Melissa “Hauntzilla” Winton owned and operated the charity home haunts ‘Terror on the Hill’ and ‘The Dead Zone’ in Frisco, TX for four years, where she was in charge of set design, prop creation, among other roles. Nightmares & Dreamscapes, Melissa’s production company, produces sets for haunted attractions across the country. Beyond her substantial art background, she is also a published author for the psychological horror short stories genre. Acting as co-owner of Haunt Shirts LLC, Melissa provides original designs and acts as a print service for haunted attractions and vendors.

My Sessions

The Art of Turning Wood into a Rusted Steampunk Gear

Make & Take A

In this make-and-take workshop, Melissa “Hauntzilla” Winton of Nightmares & Dreamscapes will give attendees a hands on demonstration of how to take easily accessible materials found in any local hardware store and transforming a MDF cutout into a rusty gear that can be used in any steampunk costume or prop. Purchase Tickets

$19 Materials Fee Make & Take Scare Student Education
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The Magic of Transforming Foam into Antique Copper

Make & Take A

Join Melissa “Hauntzilla” Winton of Nightmares & Dreamscapes in this make-and-take workshop, where attendees will learn the art of faux finish. Melissa will take attendees through the process of transforming everyday pink installation foam into a creepy, corroded turn-of-the-century copper plague to hang on a wall, using inexpensive and easily accessible materials that can also […]

$19 Materials Fee Make & Take Scare Student Education
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The Art of Turning Wood into a Rusted Steampunk Gear

Make & Take A

In this make-and-take workshop, Melissa “Hauntzilla” Winton of Nightmares & Dreamscapes will give attendees a hands on demonstration of how to take easily accessible materials found in any local hardware store and transforming a MDF cutout into a rusty gear that can be used in any steampunk costume or prop. Purchase Tickets

$19 Materials Fee Make & Take Scare Student Education
READ MORE

The Magic of Transforming Foam into Antique Copper

Make & Take A

Join Melissa “Hauntzilla” Winton of Nightmares & Dreamscapes in this make-and-take workshop, where attendees will learn the art of faux finish. Melissa will take attendees through the process of transforming everyday pink installation foam into a creepy, corroded turn-of-the-century copper plague to hang on a wall, using inexpensive and easily accessible materials that can also […]

$19 Materials Fee Make & Take Scare Student Education
READ MORE