How to Make Paper Plate Witches – Fun Witch Craft!

Grab some construction paper, paper plates, glue and a willing participant and make this super cute construction paper witch craft! 

We love easy Halloween crafts for kids and this is one of the cutest.

Halloween is just around the corner! Shared below is an easy tutorial for Paper Plate Witches, a cute and easy craft for Halloween.

Super cute Halloween Witch Crafts

Construction Paper Witch Craft For Kids

This Halloween witch craft for kids is a cute decoration for kids’ Halloween parties.

We made some to tape to our kitchen door to celebrate fall! We used green paper plates, but of course kids could paint white paper plates green.

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Supplies Needed To Make This Halloween Witch Craft:

Step 1 to make Paper Plate Witches - need string, green paper plate, googly eyes, glue and tape
Supplies needed to make Witch Crafts for Kids

How to Make the Witches Face & Hair

Step 1

After gathering the supplies, invite children to cut 8 strands of black yarn.

Step 2

Tape the strands of yarn to the paper plate.

Step 3

If kids want their witches to have thicker hair, simply add more strands of yarn.

Step 2 to Make Paper Plate Withes - add googly eyes to green paper plate and 8 strands of string for witch's hair

Witch’s face and hair for Paper Plate Witch

How to Make a Witches Hat Out of Paper

Step 1

After taping the hair to the paper plate, use scissors to cut a witch’s hat from black paper.  Our witch’s hat is a triangle with a rectangular brim cut from black construction paper.

Step 2

Tape or glue the hat to the top of the witch’s head.

Step 3

Cut a small buckle for the hat from orange and yellow construction paper. Kids will also enjoy creating witch hats from colored paper or scrapbook paper.

Step 3 How to Make a Paper Plate Witch - Add the witches hat which is made of black construction paper and a yellow construction paper buckle.

Add the Paper Witch’s Hat Made of Black and Yellow Construction Paper

Step 4

Last, secure the wiggly eyes to the witch’s face with glue.

Step 5

Use the black permanent marker to draw eyebrows, a nose, and a mouth.

And Hocus Pocus! You have your very own Paper Witch! Have a ton of fun with your Halloween craft!  

How to Make Paper Plate Witches - Fun Witch Craft!

Paper Plate Witch Hats

Make this giggling ghoolish witch with a paper plate, construction paper & stringy hair. Hang your paper plate witch as a fun Halloween decoration.

Materials

  • Green paper plates
  • Black and orange construction paper
  • Wiggly eyes
  • Black permanent marker
  • Black yarn
  • Tape
  • White school glue

Instructions

  1. After gathering the supplies, invite children to cut 8 strands of black yarn.
  2. Tape the strands of yarn to the paper plate.
  3. If kids want their witches to have thicker hair, simply add more strands of yarn.
  4. After taping the hair to the paper plate, use scissors to cut a witch's hat from black paper.  Our witch's hat is a triangle with a rectangular brim cut from black construction paper.
  5. Tape or glue the hat to the top of the witch's head.
  6. Cut a small buckle for the hat from orange and yellow construction paper. Kids will also enjoy creating witch hats from colored paper or scrapbook paper.
  7. Last, secure the wiggly eyes to the witch's face with glue.
  8. Use the black permanent marker to draw eyebrows, a nose, and a mouth.

More Halloween Crafts From Kids Activities Blog:

You’ll love these melted witch crafts! The melted witch looks like green goo!

Don’t forget about this fun witches brew color mixing activity!

Make Halloween sweet with these green witch pudding cups! Complete with fiery red hair and a witches hat.

Or what about this delicious cookies and cream witch hat?

What about this witch’s hat paper plate craft?

With Halloween being just around the corner, we are all looking for Halloween activities to do–and these festive decorations are sure to please.

Be sure to check out all our Halloween games for kids…they will have the whole family in giggles.

I would love to hear (in the comments) where you displayed your paper plate witch…was it on the front door?  Was it on the fridge?  Was it on the door to your room?