One of our favorite things about Halloween is all the scary cute Halloween crafts and Halloween art projects for kids. We have the best Halloween crafts, activities and art projects that will have kids of all ages celebrating the spooky season with creativity and fun.

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Let’s do a fun Halloween craft today!


In our house, many of these traditionally Halloween arts and crafts are things we make all year because they are cute and the perfect quick craft when you need some artsy entertainment.

Related: Favorite Halloween games for kids

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Best Halloween Craft Ideas

1. Cute Craft Stick Crows

Making a craft stick crow with black feathers is a great Halloween craft and let’s you get creative!

2. Halloween Night Light

If your kids get a little spooked in the dark, you can easily help them make their very own Halloween night light.

3. Wizard Wands

These wizard wands are fun to make and could also go along with your kids Halloween costume.

4. Bouncing Spiders

Make a bouncing spider from an egg carton. Play with it, or try and scare your friends!

5. Glittery Spider Art

Turn your handprints into glittery Halloween spider art that you can use to decorate your home! via Mini Monets and Mommies

6. Pumpkin Spiced Playdough

It can’t be Halloween without pumpkin spiced playdough! Make your own with this recipe. via Off the Shelf

A Huge List of Halloween Crafts - two kids dressed in Halloween costumes
Celebrate Halloween with kid-friendly crafts the whole family will enjoy!

Easy Halloween Crafts for Kids

7. DIY Pumpkin Treats

Easily make a tissue paper pumpkin filled with your favorite candy.

8. Monster Confetti

Do you want to create your own monster confetti? Find out how here! via Simplistically Living

9. Egg Carton Bat

Making an egg carton bat is simple, and makes a great DIY Halloween decoration! via Crafty Morning

10. Popsicle Sticks

Turn those popsicle sticks into a funny Halloween Witch! via Crafty Morning

11. Halloween Science Experiments

You can make the coolest Halloween science experiments! via Science Sparks

12. Countdown To Halloween

These little bags that make a Halloween count down calendar are so cute and easy to put together! via Edventures with Kids

13. Toilet Paper Roll Black Cats

Toilet paper roll black cats are a classic Halloween decoration! via Crafty Morning

14. Spider Décor

How to make a simple spider to decorate your home with! via Artsy Craftsy Mom

Halloween Art Projects

15. Halloween Puzzles

Halloween Crafts for kids - paint chip puzzles kids can make for Halloween
Here is a spooktacular way to use leftover paint chips for a fun Halloween craft!

Use leftover paint chips to make Halloween puzzles!

16. Spooky Ghosts

If you want something different these soft and spooky ghosts are easy to make and lots of fun! via Adventure in a Box

17. DIY Halloween Card

Use cotton swabs to make little skeletons! This craft ideas is perfect for a DIY Halloween card! Craft away while reading the book Skeleton Hiccups. via Free Kids Crafts

18. Trick or Treat Footprint Signs

Trick or Treat footprint signs that are a great way to make some special Halloween memories! via Mommy’s Bundle

19. Haunted House Puppet Theater

Make a simple haunted house puppet theatre made out of a large cardboard box. via Mini Monets and Mommies

20. Cotton Swap X-Rays

Teaching your child about bones is easy at Halloween! Try these handprint and cotton swab pictures. They look like x-rays! via Crafty Morning

Creepy Halloween Crafts

21. Halloween Slime

When isn’t it time for slime! Make this Halloween slime with eyeballs and water beads. via Craftulate

22. Scary Spiders

Turn a simple handprint into a scary spider! via Crafty Morning

23. Easy Jumping Spiders

Make a spider that will entertain, jumping spiders! via Apple Green Cottage

24. Halloween Soap

Halloween Crafts for kids - spider and scary eye soap
Make Halloween soap to pass out to family and friends for a spooky DIY Halloween gift!

Kids will love learning how to make their own spooky Halloween soap!

25. Halloween Sensory Bin

Celebrate with a Halloween sensory bin! via What Can We Do with Paper and Glue

26. Expanding Ghost Balloon

Science and Halloween mix well! Try making an expanding ghost balloon! via Bitz & Giggles

Easy Halloween Art for Kids

27. Halloween Glue Art

Glue pictures are even more fun when you include Halloween themes and ideas! via School Time Snippets

28. Peg Monsters

Use wooden pegs to make peg monsters! Simple and lots of fun! via Mini Monets and Mommies

29. Finger Paint Black Cats

The perfect Halloween accessory is a black cat! Make your own black cat using thumbprints and black paint! via Mom Dot

30. Craft Stick Mummies

Craft stick ninjas and mummies are simple yet cool to make! via Crafts by Amanda 

31. Scary Doll Bunting

Get in the mood for Halloween with a scary doll bunting! via Let’s Do Something Crafty

32. Candy Corn Art

Make your own candy corn art with pom pom painting! via Crafty Morning

33. Little Monsters

Use empty juice boxes to make these cute little monsters. via Crafts by Amanda

34. Handprint Spiders

Make your own handprint spiders and a spider web. via Mama. Papa. Bubba.

Kids Halloween Crafts for Party

Halloween Crafts for kids - kids dressed in costumes standing against a wall
There are so many fun ways to keep little monsters busy on Halloween!

35. Witches Brew

Have fun making and playing in this simple but fun witches brew! via Crafty Kids at Home

36. Halloween Threading Activities

Threading activities are great for building skills, try these simple Halloween threading ideas. via Stir the Wonder

37. DIY Ghosts

Using old CD’s to make CD ghosts look great and simple to make. via Danya Banya

38. Flying Witches and Ghosts

Witches and ghosts that fly, well travel on floss, are so much fun! via Doodles and Joots

39. Scary Ghouls

Stuck for a Halloween craft? Make these scary ghouls, quick and simple to make! via Crafts by Amanda

40. Halloween Themed Light Table

Halloween themed stones on a light table allow for amazing creative play! via Where Imagination Grows

Halloween Crafts for Home

41. Plastic Lid Monsters

Upcycle your Halloween crafting this year with plastic lid monsters. via Crafts by Amanda

42. Halloween Inspired Shapes and Colors

Halloween inspired playdough shapes and colors are simple and great for stimulating fun! via Our Little House in the Country

43. Halloween Creatures

Do you have a seashell collection leftover from vacation? Use your seashells to make Halloween creatures for a unique craft! via Mini Monets and Mommies

44. Pumpkin Faces

Button pumpkin faces are a spooky way to practice fine motor skills. via JDaniel4’s Mom 

45. Witch Slime

Halloween Crafts for kids - witches slime with construction paper hat with a little tag
If you don’t want to pass out candy for Halloween, there are tons of non-candy treats and surprises to make!

If you don’t want to pass out candy, how about whipping up a batch of melted witch slime?

46. Scary Monsters

Paint pasta shapes and glue them together to make some really scary monsters for Halloween! via Crafts by Amanda

47. Pumpkin Solar System

Pumpkins can be used for almost anything! Try making a solar system out of pumpkins and dough balls! via Practical Mom

48. Scary Witch

Make your own scary witch, with just paper and glue! Simple but fun too! via i heart crafty things 

49. Spooky Ghost Activity

Science is a great way to get kids excited! Try making a diving spooky ghost! via Steamsational

50. DIY Box Monsters

A really simple way to make monsters using cereal boxes and your imagination! via Crafts by Amanda

51. Halloween Alternatives

Looking for fun Halloween alternatives to trick-or-treating? Here is a great list with lots of ideas! via The Realistic Mama

52. Peak A Boo Frankie

This peek-a-boo Frankie is as cute as it sounds! via Crafty Journal

Printable Halloween Crafts for Kids

Halloween Crafts for kids - Halloween printables kids can use for crafts like this zentangle pumpkin coloring page
Coloring a pumpkin zentangle is the perfect way to celebrate Halloween for kids of any age!

53. Printable Halloween Masks

These printable Halloween mask ideas are quick and easy to make and then wear! Or grab our printable animal masks for kids.

54. Printable Halloween Games for Kids

55. Googly Eye Printable

I spy some googly eye printables for you to print out and have fun with! via Tot Schooling

56. Cool Halloween Printables

57. Free Halloween Coloring Pages You Can Print at Home

58. Printable Treat Bags

59. Halloween Math Printables

60. Halloween Printable Activity Sheets

Halloween Crafts DIY Decorations

61. Eyeball Lantern

Halloween Crafts for kids - eyeball lantern made with plastic eyeballs
You don’t have to spend a ton on Halloween decorations when there are so many cheap DIY ideas!

This eyeball lantern will make the perfect centerpiece for your table!

62. Arachnophobia Wreath

Do you love a wreath on your door? An arachnophobia wreath is simple and easy to make! via Crafty Journal

63. Glittery Spider and Spider Webs

Make your own haunted house with these glittery spider and spiders web. via Bug & Buddy

64. Mummy Garlands

Looking for a fun garland to make? Try these Halloween inspired mummy garlands! via Edventures with Kids 

65. Skull Luminaries

Skull luminaries that light up are great for dark Halloween nights! via Crafts by Amanda

66. Paper Pumpkins

Decorating a paper pumpkin is fun for kids of all ages! via Play & Learn Every Day

67. Clay Pumpkins

It’s so simple and easy to make your own clay pumpkins! via Joyfully Weary

68. Dancing Skeletons

How fun are these dancing skeletons, made out of cotton swabs and glue?! via Rubber Boots and Elf Shoes

69. Candy Corn Tree Decorations

Don’t eat your candy corn, make it into a tree decoration! via There’s Just One Mommy 

70. Homemade Bone Napkin Rings

Spookify your table with homemade bone napkin rings! via Crafty Journal

71. DIY Scary Monsters

Kids will love making their own scary monsters! via Steamsational 

72. Glow In The Dark Window Gel Clings

Why buy them when you can make your own glow in the dark window gel clings. via The Science Kiddo

73. Halloween Fog Drinks

Halloween Crafts for kids - make a spooky fog drink shown here in neon green with gummy worms
Halloween fog drinks are a Morticia-approved addition to any meal!

Add a bit of Halloween to any meal with these spooky Halloween fog drinks!

Halloween Crafts for Preschoolers and Kindergarteners

74. Paint Chip Pumpkin Patch

Creating a pumpkin patch using heel prints and paint chips. via School Time Snippets

75. Yarn Wrapped Jack-o-Lanterns

Yarn wrapped Jack-O-Lanterns are a simple craft that is easily made with items you have around the house. via School Time Snippets

76. Halloween Suncatcher

Halloween suncatcher window decorations, with some free templates to help you draw. via A Little Pinch of Perfect

77. Halloween Window Decorations

Window decorations made with simple ingredients that look good and last! via The Science Kiddo

78. Oranges Spooky Faces

Give your oranges spooky faces for a fun and cheap way to celebrate Halloween! via Danya Banya

79. Pumpkin Topiary

Make a pumpkin topiary, for a great way to DIY something beautiful with recycled items and a few fake spiders! via Crafty Journal

80. Milk Jug Ghosts

Create your own milk jug ghost to hang in the trees. via Crafty Journal

81. Pumpkin Lanterns

Toilet paper rolls make great pumpkin lanterns, simple and cheap crafting. via Crafty Morning

82. Paper Plate Halloween Wreath

Make your very own paper plate Halloween wreath, with spider handprints too! via i heart arts n crafts

83. Ghost Garland

Encourage fine motor skills with tearing ghost shapes and making a ghost garland out of contact paper, as part of your Halloween decorations! via Off the Shelf

Kids Halloween Crafts Turned Decor

Halloween Crafts for kids - child in costume sitting at table with family at Halloween
Decorating for Halloween can be such a fun and memorable family tradition!

84. Halloween Inspired Window Decorations

Window decorations brighten up every room! Why not try these Halloween inspired decorations! via Craftulate

85. Spinning Bat

Create a spinning bat as part of your Halloween decorations this year! via i heart arts n crafts

86. Jack-o-Lantern Tea Tree Light Holders

I can’t wait to make these Jack-O-Lantern tea tree light holders with my kiddo! So cute! via Moms & Crafters

87. Pumpkin Lanterns

Mason jars can be used for so many things including pumpkin lanterns. via Love + Marriage and a Baby Carriage

88. Fall Decorating Ideas

Looking for some autumn decoration inspiration? These 12 fall decorating ideas are a great place to start! via Spaceships and Laserbeams

89. Halloween Paper Chain

Decorate your home with a scary eye paper chain garland! via Doodles and Jots

90. DIY Skeleton

A great way to bring a Halloween book to life by making your own skeleton! via Rubber Boots and Elf Shoes

91. Painted Clay Pumpkins

Make your own pumpkins from clay, and then paint them! via Off the Shelf

92. Footprint Halloween Garland

Trick or treat smell my feet… this adorable footprint Halloween garland also makes a fun keepsake! via Mama. Papa. Bubba.

93. Mini Pumpkin Spider Decorations

Turn those mini pumpkins into spider decorations. via Buggy and Buddy

94. Paper Mache Lanterns

Making paper mache lanterns with balloons is a cute and easy way to decorate for fall. via Wugs and Dooey

DIY Halloween Crafts and Decorations

95. Pumpkin Door Hanger

Halloween Crafts for kids - pumpkin hanger on a door
Decorate your door for fall with a simple pumpkin door hanger!

This easy pumpkin door hanger is the perfect decoration to leave up for all of the fall months.

96. Handprint Ghoul Banner

A handprint ghoul banner is an awesome way to greet your Halloween guests. via Crafts by Amanda

97. Glittery Spiderweb

Make your own glittery spiderweb! via Mini Monets and Mommies 

98. Milk Jug Skeletons

Upcycle one of your weekly recyclables into milk jug skeletons! via JDaniel4’s Mom

99. Halloween Dropper Art

Deck the halls with Halloween dropper art, for a unique decoration! via Stir the Wonder

100. Squishable Giant Pumpkins

Cover toilet rolls in fabric to make squishable giant pumpkins! Such a cheap and simple way to decorate your home for fall! via The Joys of Boys

101. Conker Mini Pumpkin

Turn conkers into mini pumpkins using paint. via Play & Learn Every Day

102. Scary Monster Lights

Upcycle milk bottles into scary monster lights for the garden! via Crafts by Amanda 

103. Super Cute Pumpkin Crafts

Make these 12 super cute pumpkin crafts with your little pumpkin! via Crafts on Sea

104. Mummy Jars

Save unused mason jars and add medical tape to make mummy jars! These would make the cutest candle holders for battery operated candles! via Creative Ramblings

105. Jack-o-Lantern Window Sun Catcher

Create a giant Jack-O-Lantern window sun catcher. via How Wee Learn

106. Scary Eyeball Decoration

Make your own scary eyeball decoration out of pin-pong balls! via Danya Banya

Easy Halloween Crafts for Kids DIY

107. Pumpkin Playdough

Halloween Crafts for kids - pumpkin playdough in a tin pie pan with child's hand
Your house will smell so amazing when you make this pumpkin play dough!

Pumpkin play dough is just as much fun to make as it is to play with!

108. Halloween Skulls and Ghost Soaps

Halloween soaps in the shapes of skulls and ghosts make awesome Halloween gifts for family and friends! via Blue Bear Wood

109. Toilet Roll Bat Crafts

Toilet roll bat crafts are simple and fun to make! via Crafty Morning

110. Glitter Ghost Puppets

Kids will love making these booootiful glitter ghost puppets! via Mini Monets and Mommies

111. Halloween Stained Glass

Making Halloween stained glass is such a fun activity for children! It doubles as a great window decoration, too! via Mosswood Connections

112. Halloween Candles

Halloween is the best time for candles. Make your own Halloween candles with these instructions. via In the Playroom

113. Cardboard Halloween Wreath

Turn an old pizza box into a Halloween wreath! via Mini Monets and Mommies

114. Halloween Window Clings

Make your windows pop with these glow in the dark Halloween window clings. via The Science Kiddo

115. Halloween Light Up Centerpiece

This Halloween themed light up centerpiece will be a hit at all the Halloween parties! via Sunshine and Hurricanes

116. Super Sparkly Spiderwebs

Make spiderwebs that SPARKLE! via What Can We Do with Paper and Glue

Cheap DIY Halloween Decorations

117. Ping Pong Ball Monsters

Halloween Crafts for kids - ping pong ball monsters in different colors kids can make
Kids will have so much fun turning ping pong balls into little monsters!

Turn household items into Halloween decorations–like these ping pong ball monsters!

118. Halloween Ornaments

Make Halloween ornaments out of something you might already have in the pantry… cornstarch! via Our Little House in the Country

119. Hand Painted Spider Lantern

A DIY hand-painted spider lantern looks just as good (if not better) than anything you can find at the store! via Bitz & Giggles

120. Googly Eye Photo Frame

How cute is this googly-eye photo frame?! It’s the spookiest way to display your Halloween pictures! via While He Was Napping Momma Gets Stuff Done

121. Spooky Lanterns

Your kids will love making these spooky lanterns for Halloween! From Practical Mom

122. Monster Mash Felt Board

Do the monster mash with this felt board tutorial. via Crafts by Amanda

123. Halloween Lantern

From an orange juice carton to a lantern! via Joyfully Weary

124. Halloween Banner

Make a Halloween banner from your hand prints! via Crafts by Amanda

125. Halloween Costumes

This is the cutest craft! Make Halloween costumes for photos of your little ones! via Off the Shelf

126. Spooky Halloween Garland

Clothesline + ghosts = spooky Halloween garland! via Off the Shelf

127. Halloween Inspired Night Light

Make a Halloween-inspired night light from a baby food jar! via While He was Napping Momma Gets Stuff Done

Not-So-Scary Creepy Halloween Crafts and Decorations Kids Can Make

128. Gratitude Pumpkin

Halloween Crafts for kids - gratitude pumpkin with thankful language written on a pumpkin
Teach your kids about the power of gratitude with a gratitude pumpkin!

Decorate a pumpkin with things that you are thankful for, by making a gratitude pumpkin!

129. Window Jack-o-Lantern

If you don’t feel like putting pumpkins on the porch this year, you can always turn your window into a jack-o-lantern, instead! via How Wee Learn

130. Toddler Halloween Decoration Ideas

Here are some easy Halloween decoration for toddlers to create. via Syncopated Mama

131. Felt Ghosts

Use leftover crafting felt to make these easy bootastic felt made ghosts! via Crafts by Amanda

132. Styrofoam Bats

These Styrofoam bats just want to hang around with you! via School Time Snippets

133. DIY Spider Web

Have you made your own spider web before? Try this one, it’s cool! via Emma Owl 

134. Make Your Own Pumpkins

Why not make your own pumpkins with craft sticks and glue! A decoration to treasure! via Moms & Crafters 

135. Easy Pumpkin Garland

Nothing says, “it’s fall, y’all!” like this easy pumpkin garland that you can make at home with the kids! via Doodles and Jots

136. Puffy Paint Pumpkins

Make some puffy paint pumpkins to hang on your wall! via Emma Owl

137. Scaredy Cat

Use garland to make a simple scaredy cat that will look awesome in your home! via Crafty Journal

138. Raven Wreath

A simple and easy to make raven wreath to decorate your front door this Halloween! via Crafty Journal

139. Make Your Own Skeleton

A great way to bring a Halloween book to life by making your own skeleton! via Rubber Boots and Elf Shoes

Halloween Recipes for Kids

140. Halloween Treats

Halloween Crafts for kids - Halloween treats kids can eat
This platter of Halloween treats doubles as an adorable centerpiece for a Halloween party!

You can’t go wrong with an assortment of freshly baked Halloween treats!

141. Healthy Halloween Snacks

Halloween doesn’t have to be full of candy! Check out these healthy Halloween snacks. via In the Playroom

142. Goldfish Filled Mini Pumpkin Treats

Kids will love these goldfish filled mini pumpkin treats! via 100 Directions

143. Edible Witches Brew

Put a spell on yourself with this edible witches brew. via Suzy Homeschooler

144. Eyeball Cupcakes

Gross your family and friends out with eyeball cupcakes. via Simplistically Living

145. Spider Sandwich

Mmmmm how about a Sarah Sanderson-approved spider sandwich for lunch? via Emma Owl

146. Edible Bacteria

Gross out your family and friends with this edible bacteria! How cool would this be for a science teacher to make and bring to school on Halloween?! via Steamsational

147. Treat Bags

Turn a treat bag into a not-so-scary monster for a goodie bag for the littles! via Crafts by Amanda

148. Bleeding Name Place Cards

Bleeding name place cards will get your guests in the party mood! via Crafts by Amanda

149. Edible Owls

These edible owls are a hoot! via Artsy Craftsy Mom

150. Free Printable Candy Corn Treat Boxes

Print a set of these free printable candy corn treat boxes for a simple way to dress up your Halloween treats! via Moms and Crafters

151. Jack-o-Lantern Sandwiches

Brighten up a boring meal with this simple idea for Jack-O-Lantern sandwiches. via Taste of Home

152. Halloween Treat Bags

Make your own Halloween treat bags to pass out! via Play & Learn Every Day

153. Zombie Finger Treat Boxes

Simple zombie finger treat boxes is a great way to package Halloween treats! via Simplistically Living 

154. Simple Homemade Halloween Treats

Ask your kiddos to help you make these simple homemade containers for your Halloween treats! via Spaceships and Laser Beams

155. Jell-O Worms

Make your own Jell-O worms for Halloween. via Steamsational

Homemade Halloween Costumes

Halloween Crafts for kids - costumed children at a Halloween party
Halloween costumes don’t have to be super expensive! You can easily make your own at home!

156. DIY LEGO Costume

If you’re feeling really crafty you could even make your own DIY Lego costume.

157. Halloween Masks

Halloween inspired masks are simple enough to make with your children! via My Teen Entertainment Guide

158. Bird Mask

Homemade Halloween costumes are the best– like this cute bird mask! via Teen Entertainment Guide

159. Halloween Costume Craft

Your little one can “try on” as many costumes as he or she wants with this fun Halloween costume craft! via Off the Shelf

160. Homemade Halloween Masks

Nothing says Halloween like fun homemade Halloween masks! via Little Fingers Big Art

Paper Halloween Arts and Crafts

Halloween Crafts for kids - pumpkin craft with construction paper
If you have coffee filters, construction aper, and markers, you can make a cute pumpkin craft!

161. Monster Party Invitations

Want to create a monster party invite to scare your friends? This is so easy to make too! via Simplistically Living 

162. Paper Plate Skeletons

Make paper plate skeletons for a super cute and easy craft, using items you most likely have on hand! via Off the Shelf

163. Paper Plate Witches

Paper plate witches are a classic craft! via Crafty Morning

164. Paper Plate Spiders

Check out these awesome and scary paper plate spiders for you to decorate haunted house with! via i heart crafty things

165. Frankenstein Handprint Art

How booootiful is this Frankenstein handprint and footprint art?! It’s so fun and easy! via Frogs Snails and Puppy Dog Tails 

166. Paper Plate Black Cat

If you have paper plates and paint you can make a paper plate black cat art project. via Crafts by Amanda

167. Paper Plate Spider Web

Spider web paper plate art, simple and great fun for all ages! via Emma Owl

168. Paper Mummies

Make some cute mummies from card and paper. This is a great sticking activity to entertain the littles! via My Mini Adventurer

169. Jack-o-Lantern Craft

Teach kids how to make a positive and negative Jack-O-Lantern paper craft. via Buggy and Buddy

170. Paper Plate Vampire

Easily make a vampire out of a paper plate! via Crafty Morning

171. Plate Monsters

Paper plates can be anything you want them to be! How about scary plate monsters? via There’s Just One Mommy 

172. Halloween Painting

Don’t let the babies miss out on all the fun! Halloween painting is a fun craft that is just for them. via Playing to Learn

173. Pumpkin Patch

Create your own pumpkin patch with this great drawing activity. via Off the Shelf

174. Paper Plate Pumpkin

Paint your paper plate pumpkin with a loofah for more texture and fun! via Artsy Momma

Quick and Easy Halloween Crafts for Kids

175. Spooky Spider Lantern

Halloween Crafts for kids - spider lantern
Create a spooky Halloween centerpiece with cheap items!

Make a spooky spider lantern out of items from the Dollar Tree!

176. Black Pipe Cleaner Cats

Shape black pipe cleaners into cats! via Off the Shelf

177. Jack-o-Lantern Blocks

I don’t know what is more fun–making your own Jack-O-Lantern blocks, or playing with them after! via Crafts by Amanda

178. Glow In The Dark Creatures

Create some spooky glow in the dark scary creatures for Halloween! via Mini Monets and Mommies

179. Halloween Creations

Turn lollies into Halloween creations with a pen! via In the Playroom

180. Halloween Sensory Bottles

Sensory bottles are so much fun–and Halloween sensory bottles are even better! via Play & Learn Every Day 

181. Pumpkin Stamp

Make your own pumpkin stamp with a toilet roll! via Crafty Morning

182. Halloween Craft Activities

The best activities are the ones that promote learning and new skills. Check out these Halloween craft activities. via Rock-A-Bye Parents

183. Bat Pictures

Create your own bat picture with paints and card! via Mini Monets and Mommies

184. Little Pumpkins

This 5 little pumpkins book activity makes the book come to life! via Lalymom

185. Toilet Roll Mummies

Mummies can be made out of anything including toilet rolls and paper towels! via My Teen Entertainment Guide

186. Halloween Inspired Finger Paintings

There is nothing better than finger painting! Try these Halloween inspired finger painting ideas. via Play & Learn Every Day

Simple Halloween Crafts

187. Frankenstein Pudding Cups

Halloween Crafts for kids - Frankenstein pudding cup craft on dark background
Make Frankenstein pudding cups to hand out to trick-or-treaters!

Frankenstein pudding cups are the perfect classroom treat, or a fun surprise for trick-or-treaters!

188. Picasso Styled Pumpkin

Teaching different techniques and styles of art, while having fun, is important! Check out these Picasso styled pumpkin ideas. via Mini Monets and Mommies 

189. Reading About Pumpkins

Painting and reading about pumpkins is a great way to learn! via Joyfully Weary

190. Melted Crayon Pumpkins

Melting wax crayons over a pumpkin is a great way to add texture and fun to pumpkin art. via Emma Owl

191. Pippa The Pumpkin Fairy

After reading the book, make this cute Pippa the pumpkin fairy pumpkin wand and pumpkin patch! via Artsy Momma

192. Fingerprint Pumpkin Patch

Looking for a fall finger printing idea? Fingerpaint a pumpkin patch! via Fun Handprint Art

193. Simple Pipe Cleaner Spider

Use pipe cleaners and pom poms to make this simple pipe cleaner spider. These would make the cutest fridge magnets, or locker magnets for your kiddos! via My Teen Entertainment Guide

194. Pomanders

Fill your home with the cozy scent of fall with these pomanders, made of fresh oranges with clove designs! via Mama Rosemary

195. Shaving Cream Mummy

Kids will have so much fun making a shaving cream mummy, and the best part is that it you most likely already have everything you need at home. via Crafty Morning

196. Monster Eyeball Picture Frame

Create your very own monster eyeball picture frame, and use it to display pictures of your little monsters in their costumes each year! via Simplistically Living 

197. Cutest Spider Craft

Halloween Crafts for kids -popsicle stick spider craft
This spider, and its web, are scary cute!

Make the cutest spider (and its web!) for a quick and easy Halloween craft.

198. Paint Ghosts

Switch up your painting routine and paint ghosts with a pencil eraser. via Crafty Morning 

199. Do a Dot Halloween Craft

This Do a Dot Halloween craft is so fun and relaxing. via Ada Linc

200. Spooky Projects

Here are 14 spooky projects for you to try this Halloween. via Spaceships and Laser Beams 

201. Recycled Halloween Monsters

Don’t let bread tags go to waste, recycle them into adorable Halloween monsters! via Crafts by Amanda

202. Fingerprint Bat Silhouettes

Create fingerprint bat silhouettes, for a simple, fun, and messy activity! via Crafty Morning

203. Not-So-Scary Halloween Activities

On the hunt for some not-so-scary Halloween activities for little ones? Here are some great ideas! via Our Little House in the Country

204. Halloween Handprints

Decorate your handprints for Halloween with these spooky ideas! via Play & Learn Every Day 

205. Monster Puppets

Use felt scraps to create monster puppets for all ages. via Mini Monets and Mommies 

206. Great Candy Alternative

Pass out monster slime as a great candy alternative this Halloween! via Mini Monets and Mommies 

207. Yarn Mummies

Simple crafts are the best–like these yarn mummies! via Lalymom

208. Glow In The Dark Monster Shirt

Make your own glow in the dark monster shirt, for a fun candy alternative to pass out on Halloween! via Inspiration Laboratories

209. Simple Ghosts

Make simple ghosts out of household items! via How We Learn

Halloween Crafts with Household Items

Halloween Crafts for kids - paper crafts for Halloween with child making spiders and bats
You can make so many fun Halloween craft with items you already have at home!

210. Cupcake Liner Bat

Use cupcake liners to make your own bat display for Halloween! via i heart crafty things

211. Flying Bat

Create a flying bat with toilet paper rolls and a few other supplies. via Off the Shelf

212. Halloween Toilet Paper Roll Crafts

If you have a bunch of toilet paper rolls sitting around, check out these 14 Halloween inspired toilet roll art and craft projects. via Spaceships and Laserbeams

213. Halloween Art And Craft Ideas

Looking for Halloween arts and craft ideas that are simple and fun to make? Check out these ideas! via Toddling in the Fast Lane

214. Funny Faced Pumpkins

Funny faced pumpkins are so fun to make by cutting faces out of magazines and sticking them onto pumpkins! There’s Just One Mommy

215. Ghost Footprints

Turn your little one’s footprints into ghosts for Halloween. via Crafty Morning 

216. Ghost Counting Game

Celebrate Halloween as you learn with this ghost counting game. via Where Imagination Grows

217. Fun Halloween Characters

Save your toilet paper rolls and make fun Halloween characters! via Artsy Momma

No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas

218. Pumpkin Mummies

Halloween Crafts for kids - mummy pumpkins or oranges with googley eyes
Grab some gauze and googly eyes, and turn your pumpkins into mummies!

In the weeks before we carve our pumpkins, we turn them into pumpkin mummies to display on our porch! Then we cave them right before Halloween!

219. Pumpkin Geoboard

If you don’t feel like carving this year, a pumpkin geoboard is just for you! via Danya Banya

220. Decoupage Gourd Art

Decoupage gourd art is a fun and unique way to dress up your pumpkins and gourds! via Craftiments

221. Glitter Pumpkins

If you don’t want to carve your pumpkins, then make glitter pumpkins, instead! via Mini Monets and Mommies

222. Little Yoda Pumpkin

Turn your pumpkin into a little Yoda! via Practical Mom

223. Paint Your Pumpkins

If you don’t feel like carving pumpkins this year, paint your pumpkins, instead! via Joyfully Weary

224. Minion Pumpkins

Make minion pumpkins, for another amazing no-carve pumpkin decorating idea! via Simply Today Life

225. Mr. Pumpkin Man

If your kids love Mr. Potato Head, they will be so excited to make this no-carve Mr. pumpkin man. via Hands on as we Grow

226. Classic Pumpkin Decorating

Stencil your family’s initial for a classic pumpkin decorating look. via Dear Creatives

227. Thomas The Train Pumpkin

Your little ones will be so excited to make a Thomas the Train pumpkin! via Craftulate

228. Draw A Face On Your Pumpkin

Draw a face on your pumpkin, instead of carving one! via Danya Banya

229. Free Pumpkin Carving Stencils

Do you need help with carving? Get these free stencils to help you create amazing pumpkins! via Spaceships and Laser Beams

Halloween Crafts That Turn Into Activities

Halloween Crafts for kids - Halloween costumes on kids making pumpkins
Half the fun of Halloween is all of the crafting, decorating, and baking that leads up to the big night!

230. Itsy Bitsy Spider Finger Puppets

Make your own Itsy Bitsy Spider finger puppets for a Halloween themed craft! via Lalymom

231. Felt Monsters

Create your felt monsters to keep your little monsters entertained! via Crafty Kids at Home

232. Make Monsters With Playdough

Whip up a scary brew of black play dough and then make monsters with items from around the house. via Buggy and Buddy

233. Popsicle Stick Frankenstein

Kids of all ages will have fun making a Frankenstein from popsicle sticks (and imagination)! via Crafty Morning

234. Ghost Keepsake

Ghost footprint keepsake to make. via Crafts on Sea

235. Basketball Eyeball

Turn a basket ball into an eyeball for an amazing Halloween decoration! via Crafts By Amanda

236. Recycled Halloween Nightlight

Make a Halloween nightlight out of an old baby food jar! via While He Was Napping Momma Gets Stuff Done

Halloween Crafts for Families

Halloween Crafts for kids - paper crafts for Halloween made by children dressed in costumes
Get your kids excited for Halloween with fun craft ideas!

237. Pumpkin Stamp

Make your own pumpkin stamp and get creative with your painting! via i heart crafty things

238. Edible Chopped Fingers

Make your own chopped fingers for a fun food at a Halloween party! via Emma Owl

239. Halloween Themed Optical Illusions

Create Halloween themed optical illusions with your kids! via Edventures with Kids

240. Halloween Spiced Rice Box

Make a Halloween spiced rice box for some yummy-smelling, extra imaginative play! via Mama Rosemary

241. Halloween Shaped Bubble Wands

These Halloween-shaped bubble wands make an awesome candy alternative to pass out. via Fireflies + Mud Pies

242. Spooky Footprint Window Clings

Decorate your windows with spooky footprint window clings! via i heart arts n crafts

243. Spider Playdough

Add straws and pipe cleaners to other household ingredients to make spider play dough for Halloween! via Play & Learn Every Day

244. Paper Plate Witch Hat

Halloween Crafts for kids - paper plate witch hat craft in black shown on white background
Make witch hats from paper plates and construction paper!

We love making witch hats from construction paper and paper plates, and then we hang them from the ceiling using fishing line so that it looks like they are floating!

245. Candy Corn Monsters

Candy corn monsters are the cutest monsters yet! via Crafty Morning

246. Jack-o-Lantern Suncatcher

Looking for an easy Halloween craft? Make a Jack-O-Lantern sun catcher! via Mini Monets and Mommies

247. Jack-o-Lantern Funny Faces

Jack-O-Lantern funny faces felt boards are fun way to decorate for Halloween while learning about emotions. via Crafts by Amanda

248. More Halloween Slime

Who doesn’t like to play in slime? Especially if it’s Halloween slime! via While He Was Napping Momma Gets Stuff Done 

249. Glow In The Dark Oobleck

Glow in the dark oobleck is such a spooky Halloween STEM activity! via Inspiration Laboratories

250. Halloween Salt Dough Decorations

Make sparkly salt dough decorations for Halloween! via Edventures with Kids

251. Halloween Nail Art

  • Don’t forget to dress your nails up for Halloween! Check out this cute ghost nail art idea! via Totally the Bomb
  • This candy corn nail art is the sweetest! via Totally the Bomb
  • This Halloween green slime nail art screams “Ghost Busters”! via Totally the Bomb

252. DIY Bat Hairbow

This DIY bat hairbow is so simple and fun to make! via Totally the Bomb

A Huge List of Halloween Crafts {125 Ideas!}

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  1. I can’t wait to make some of these halloween crafts with my boys. My 4 year old has been loving all things halloween lately, so I know he will love making these crafts!

  2. This is a great list of Halloween craft ideas. I’m going to have the girls pick out some activities for us to do this weekend.

  3. I LOVE these Halloween crafts! I’m not sure which one to try first. I think the printable Halloween crafts will be the easiest to start with.