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Fun Halloween Arts & Crafts Projects for Kids



Are you stuck for ideas for art projects to keep the kids entertained this Halloween? We have searched the net to bring you some really cool and simple craft projects that you can do at home with the kids or in the classroom!

So get crafty with these projects below and don't forget to use recycled products where possible.


1) Pasta Skeletoni

This project is a fun and creative way to bring Halloween into the classroom!

All you need are a few bags of different types of pasta, some glue and some coloured paper.

Hang an illustration of a skeleton as a guide for the kids to follow and you may end up with a culinary masterpiece like this one.


2) Shadow Puppets

Create some spooky shadow puppets with the kids this Halloween! Can you imagine how much fun the kids will have trying to scare you with these puppets and a flashlight?

To create these cool props, all you need is some black construction paper, popsicle sticks, glue and a small scissors.

Click here to find out how to make these puppets and to download a template to work off.

3) Paper Plate Witch

These Paper Plate Witches are just so cute! These would make an excellent classroom project and require minimal of art supplies.

You will need paper plates, coloured paper, paint and some glue to do this project.

Get the step by step guide here.


4) Toilet Paper Tube Characters

Another simple idea for a classroom project would be these Toilet Paper Tube Halloween Characters.

You can make these fun characters using mostly recycled materials such as toilet paper tubes, shredded paper and paint. This type of project is so dynamic in that you can create different and unique characters.

Check it out here.




5) Stained Glass Art

Check out these cool Stained Glass art projects!

All you need is some black construction paper and some coloured tissue paper to create this wonderful window piece!

Check out the tutorial here.