30 SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN CRAFT IDEAS FOR KIDS

Making kids Halloween crafts is also one our favorite things to do this time of year. Halloween crafts for kids are so colorful, creative and scary cute! This list of easy Halloween crafts is the perfect place to look for a Halloween craft to do with kids at home or in the classroom.

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Let’s make Halloween crafts together!

HALLOWEEN Arts & Crafts for Kids We Love

This list of 30+ Halloween craft ideas, includes some arts and crafts that can double as homemade Halloween decorations as well as Halloween activities for kids. 

Halloween Paper Crafts for Kids

1. Easy Construction Paper Jack o Lantern Craft

Create a fun Halloween Jack-o-Lantern craft using a coffee filter! 

Kid in a blue and white striped shirt holding a jack-o-lantern paper craft up to their face.

2. Tissue Paper Halloween Night Light Craft

Your kids will love making their own Halloween night light!

Jack-o-lantern night light lit up.

3. Tissue Paper Pumpkin Suncatcher Craft

Create a Halloween suncatcher and display it in any window in your home! Via Mosswood Connections

Stain glass pumpkin, made of many colors with a jack-o-lantern face.

4. Tissue Paper Halloween Wreath Craft

Decorate your door with a homemade Halloween paper plate wreath. Via I Heart Arts N Crafts

Halloween wreath made of green, black and orange tissue paper with a black spider on the right side, set on a white background.

5. Make a Cardstock Frankenstein Peek a Boo

You’ve got to see this oh-so-clever Peek-a-Boo Frankenstein. No doubt, your kids are going to want to make one! Via Crafty Journal

Peek-a-boo Frankenstein craft, a green Frankenstein hiding behind two pieces of black cardboard that say Frankenstein on a white background.

6. Make a Construction Paper Bat Craft

This hanging bat is almost as much fun to make as it is to display. Via I Heart Arts N Crafts

Toilet paper roll decorated bat with sparkly green wings hanging over a blue background.

7. Black Cat Paper Craft with Bobblehead

This black cat bobblehead is the cutest thing I’ve seen in a long time. Via Fireflies and Mudpies

Black cat paper craft on a printed background.

HALLOWEEN ARt Using Paint for Kids

8. Pumpkin Paint Stamping Art for Halloween

Make a cute pumpkin craft using only a water bottle cap and paint! Via Crafty Morning

Bottle cap in orange paint stamping a black paper set on a blue background to create pumpkin shapes.

9. Make Seashell Halloween Characters

Craft an adorable pumpkin, mummy, or spider with none-other-than seashells. Via Mini Monets and Mommies

Seashell painted orange with pumpkin eyes, nose, and mouth on a black background.

10. Pumpkin Stamping for Kids

Have some toilet paper rolls hanging around? Put them to good use as pumpkin stamps! Via Crafty Morning

Toilet paper roll with orange paint on edge stamping pumpkins onto a white paper.

11. Make Puffy Paint Pumpkins

Break out your puffy paints and create this fun art project. Via Emma Owl 

12. Boo! Stamp Ghosts with Purple Paint

Kids of all ages enjoy creating these pencil eraser ghosts! Via Crafty Morning

Pencil eraser in purple paint stamping ghosts onto a white paper with a blue background.

13. Paint Your Own Halloween Peg Dolls

Looking for a craft with zero “Boo!” Factor? These cute peg dolls fit the bill. Via Mini Monets and Mommies

14. Paint Your Nails for Halloween

Paint your nails so they look like they have slime on them! Via Totally the Bomb

Do you love candy corn? Now you can make your fingernails look like your favorite candy! Via Totally the Bomb

15. Make a Bat Painting for Halloween

Decorate your own Halloween bat and display it at home! Via Mini Monets and Mommies 

Unique Halloween Craft Ideas for All Ages

16. Easy Halloween Soap Craft Kids Will Love

Make spooktacular Halloween soap bars at home! 

Clear soap with an orange spider in the middle resting on a black felt spider web on a white background.

17. Kids Can Craft Their Own Mini Haunted Houses

Transform a wooden bird house into a mini haunted house.

Mini wooden haunted houses painted black with white ghosts and spiderwebs.

Crafty HALLOWEEN ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

18. Play with the Sensory Side of Halloween

The perfect sensory activity for a Halloween party! Via Buggy and Buddy

Halloween playdough sensory activity. Plastic sectioned container with black playdough in the middle and black pipe cleaners, white beads, googly eyes, and black and white decorations in the side sections.

19. Make Halloween Slime

Whip up a batch of Halloween slime! Via The Best Ideas for Kids

Glass containers of Halloween slime, a green Frankenstein slime stacked on a white ghost slime, which is stacked on an orange pumpkin slime.

20. Sculpt Halloween Pumpkins from Playdough

Use clay to sculpt cute orange pumpkins on the vine. Via Joyfully Weary

Small clay pumpkins resting on green glass jewels on a table.

Halloween Crafts with Everyday Craft Supplies

21. Make a Keepsake Scarecrow for Halloween Memories

Create a scarecrow photo frame, perfect for holding a picture taken at the pumpkin patch. Via Artsy Craftsy Mom

22. Popsicle Stick Witch Craft

Make a popsicle stick witch frame to display your favorite Halloween photo. Via Crafty Morning 

Popsicle green witch craft with a broom and witch hat on a red paper and blue background.

23. Toilet Paper Roll Mummy Craft

Make these simple cardboard tube mummies! Via Creative Family Fun

Mummy craft made out of toilet paper rolls with googly eyes.

Check out these fourteen Halloween crafts you can make using toilet paper rolls! Via Spaceships and Laser Beams

24. Make a Spider Finger Puppet

Create an adorable itsy bitsy spider finger puppet. Via Lalymom

Paper Plate Halloween Crafts for Kids

25. Paper Plate Spider Crafts

These paper plate spiders are fun and easy to make! Via I Heart Crafty Things

Five paper plate spiders in the colors blue, gray, black, purple, and yellow on a pink background.

Or try this paper plate spider web craft that will entertain your kiddos while they all sing the Itsy Bitsy Spider song. Via I Heart Crafty Things

Purple and blue painted paper plates with spider webs painted on and a black spider sticking through the middle of them.

Or one more paper plate spider craft that can hang from your ceiling.

26. Paper Plate Witch Ride Over the Moon Craft

Another fun paper plate Halloween craft! Via I Heart Crafty Things

Paper plate flying witch craft being held by someone over a black and white striped background.

27. Paper Plate Witch Hat Craft

This super cute witch hat craft is made from construction paper and a paper plate…what could be more fun?

Paper Plate Witch's Hat

28. Paper Plate Witch Craft

Use a green paper plate to make this crazy looking paper plate witch craft for kids of all ages.

Paper Plate Witch Hats

29. Make Paper Plate Hocus Pocus Masks

OH the cuteness of this paper plate mask craft for kids…make Hocus Pocus masks!

Hocus Pocus paper plate witches craft for halloween

MORE HALLOWEEN Crafts from Kids Activities Blog

There you have it – 30 Halloween craft ideas for kids! If you’re looking for more Halloween activities, we’ve compiled this list of 125+ Spooky Halloween Activities and Games for Kids.

What are you most looking forward to making or decorating with your kids this Halloween season? Please share your comments below!

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