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 […]

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 […]

Garbage Bag Cats

February 12th, 2013 posted by Terri Bose

  Make this adorable and spooky cat from plain old garbage bags to display at your front door this Halloween. You can make this fun craft from items you have […]

Pumpkin Votive Luminaries

February 12th, 2013 posted by Cindy Trombley

These adorable votives give off a spooky orange glow and look hauntingly wonderful in a dark room. Use them to dress up your porch, place in your front window, on […]

Scarecrow Patch in a Pot

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

click here for a larger view These festive scarecrows and their cute little crow buddies are the perfect centerpiece for your fall table. Make several and give as gifts during […]

Gentleman Ghost

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

This adorable and inviting ghost can be made in less than an hour. Simple items from around your house and a few inexpensive craft supplies and you’ll be on your […]

Salt Dough Halloween Creatures

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Click here for a larger view Halloween is a fun time of year filled with lots of traditional characters. Why not bake up some fun crafts to paint this Halloween […]

Tin Can Frankenstein

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Designed by Amanda Formaro   click here for a larger view Make this darling little Frankenstein out of felt, glue and a tin can. Fill him with lollipops for Halloween […]

Ghost Luminaries

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  Greet this year’s trick or treaters with a frightfully fun lighted path to your door. Kids can make these fun luminaries with very few supplies and plenty of imagination. […]

Scarecrows, Pumpkins, & Ghosts, Oh My!

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Decorating your front porch, yard, or walkway for Halloween can be loads of fun. While there are probably hundreds of ways to spiff up your yard and adorn your door, […]

Tin Can Mummy

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  click here for a larger view This cute little mummy is a perfect recycling project! Great for holding pens, pencils, or even some Halloween flowers. How about filling your […]

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Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]