Halloween Crafts

Crafting for children and adults alike! From the very simple for the little ones, to the more challenging for the adults.

10 Non Scary ways to Craft with Kids for Halloween

10 Non-Scary Ways to Craft with Kids for Halloween

October 7th, 2013 posted by Sherri Osborn

Some people look forward to Halloween because they like being scared. They enjoy the thought of ghosts, ghouls, and other things that might go bump in the night. Many looked forward […]

15 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

15 Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

September 30th, 2013 posted by Vicki O'Dell

Fall is here! And what better way to celebrate than to decorate pumpkins? Whether you carve them, paint them or cover them in writing or paper, the Internet is brimming […]

Clothespin Vampire Bats

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Designed by Amanda Formaro   These adorable little blood suckers are easily put together with some paint, a wooden clothespin and some felt. Make a whole bunch of them to […]

Halloween Decorative Pillows

February 12th, 2013 posted by Matt & Shari

by Matt & Shari Halloween is a great holiday – for children of all ages! Officially, Halloween is celebrated on October 31, but my decorating partner, Matt Fox, and I […]

Halloween Yarn Bugs

February 12th, 2013 posted by Terri Bose

  These yarn bugs are always a big hit. Make somein orange, white, black and purple to decorate your porch or house this Halloween. They are easy to make and […]

Fast Felt Ghouls

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  These cute little ghouls can be made in a snap! if you are looking for a last minute craft for a Halloween party, this one fits the bill. You’ll […]

Backpack Ghosts

February 12th, 2013 posted by Terri Bose

  This little ghost makes everybody smile. This easy to put together craft is perfect for kids and they will love dangling him from their backpack! You will need 10″ […]

Itty Bitty Jack O’Lanterns

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jen Goode

These cute little Halloween decorations fit into the palm of your hand! These would be perfect little treat holders or just fun decorations. Leave off the faces to use as […]

Ghosts in the Graveyard

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

click here for a larger view These darling little ghouls will light up your child’s face! Recycle an old cardboard egg carton into some Halloween craft fun with these ghosts […]

Bottle Pumpkin

February 12th, 2013 posted by Dottie Bronsod

  Kids will love putting these super easy pumpkins together. Make a whole bunch of them to decorate for a Halloween party or to set out on the porch! You […]

Kooky Witch

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

Design by Rita Fleehart click here for a larger view This whimsical little witch will look great sitting on your windowsill, kitchen table, or trinket shelf. Simple materials make for […]

Graveyard Ghouls

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  click here for a larger view Try your “hand” at making these ghoulish ghosts this Halloween to display in your home. Watch out for more ghosts lurking in the […]

Caramel Apple

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

  This craft is quick and easy. Elementary aged children will enjoy this project, with a little help from a grown up! You will need Artificial apple Craft stick Acrylic […]

Make a Halloween Crayon Etching

February 12th, 2013 posted by Marilyn J. Brackney

by Marilyn J. Brackney   click here for a larger view Crayon etching is most like a commercial art technique called scratchboard. With this method, the artist brushes India ink […]

Mummy Note Holder

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  click here for a larger view Modeled after our back to school froggy note holder craft, this cute mummy is the perfect Halloween project to keep your homework notes […]

Clay Pot Scarecrow

February 12th, 2013 posted by Rita Fleehart

  click here for a larger view Clay pots are probably one of the most versatile mediums for crafts. This adorable little scarecrow proves that statement without a doubt! This […]

Mummy Pots

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

  Click here for a larger view This craft is super cute and easy for kids. They will have tons of fun making these little creatures. When you are done, […]

Paint Stick Scarecrow

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Designed by Amanda Formaro click here for a larger view This adorable scarecrow makes a great decoration for your kitchen, garden, porch, or just about anywhere you want to “stick” […]

Easy Halloween Wreath

February 12th, 2013 posted by Mary Wilkins

  This is so easy to make, the kids can make it up in 5 minutes! So gather them ’round to make this spooky fun Halloween wreath. You will need: […]

Our Friendly Ghost

February 12th, 2013 posted by Family Circle Weekend Crafts

This lovable little ghost can’t wait to greet trick-or-treaters. A whimsical addition to your Halloween decor, she’s wearing her best bow and perching patiently in her rustic wooden basket. Her […]

Plastic Cup Crow

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  click here for a larger view So many scarecrow crafts, but what about the crows? As autumn rolls in and farmers work on their harvest, the crows will be […]

Edible Haunted House

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Here’s a fun Halloween project for the whole family. Use your imagination to decorate this house any way that you desire. Watch out for ghouls and goblins, they may just […]

Pumpkin Candle Holders

February 12th, 2013 posted by Dottie Bronsod

click here for a larger view What an adorable centerpiece for your fall table! Make these cute pumpkin candle holders from plastic wine glasses to dress your home this season. […]

Plastic Cup Ghost

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  click here for a larger view This cute little trick or treater is the perfect project for your kids. Recycle some paper or plastic cups into cute litlte ghost […]

Festive Scarecrow

February 12th, 2013 posted by Polyform Products Co.

Design by Oscelyn Brooks This adorable little scarecrow can greet your visitors for years to come! Just carefully pack him up each year, then bring him out again as the […]

Pumpkin in Bloom

February 12th, 2013 posted by Family Circle Weekend Crafts

Celebrate the splendor of autumn with colorful fresh flowers displayed in a plump pumpkin vase. In about an hour you can create a dazzling centerpiece rich with tones and hues […]

Salt Dough Ghost Family

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

click here for a larger view These little ghouls are so easy to make your kids will be howling for more. Make a big batch of dough and put together […]

Friendly Mummy

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

click here for a larger view Not all mummies are scary and ghoulish. This friendly little mummy will greet your little goblins with a smile. You will need: 12″ Acrylic […]

Pumpkin Luminary

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jen Goode

This adorable light up pumpkin is a great project for Halloween. So don’t pass those little pumpkins by in the pumpkin patch, they are just as fun as the big […]

Salt Dough Pumpkin Patch

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

click here for a larger view Salt dough is a great medium for fun and creative crafting. Take this sparkly pumpkin patch for instance! Salt dough recipes aren’t just for […]

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