Halloween is certainly the most loved holiday of the year. With Halloween decorations taking over the town and neighbourhood, it’s time to channelise your kid’s creativity into making spooky, fun Halloween crafts for kids.
A wonderful way to keep your kids actively busy along with other Halloween Activities, this list of 60+ DIY Halloween craft ideas are sure to delight your kids and add to your spooktacular ghoulish decorations.
Table of Contents:
- Vampire Crafts for Kids
- Witch Halloween Crafts for Kids
- Spider Halloween Crafts
- Bat Crafts for Kids
- Halloween Ghost Crafts
- Mummy Crafts for Kids
- Jack-O-Lantern Crafts
- Pumpkin Crafts for Kids
These Easy Halloween Crafts for kids can be made within 20 minutes and do not require anything fancy. Most of these craft supplies are readily available from a local dollar store and there is a great chance you might have them already!
Hop on to the section to find that perfect craft and let the fun begin!
Vampire Halloween Crafts For Kids
Vampire is not just a popular Halloween costume for kids! It is rather a fun Halloween craft that is sure to get everyone is feeling ghoulish!
Besides there are so many cute, easy to make Dracula Halloween craft ideas for kids that you just cannot say no to!
What could be more fun than a bobbling vampire? This Halloween craft with paper is super easy to make and requires just plain old paper and glue.
Quick Tip: Make sure to add humour to your crafting sessions with these Scary, Kid-friendly Halloween Jokes.
This is a perfect Halloween craft for toddlers and preschoolers. Just regular craft supplies, a lunch paper bag and your own DIY Halloween Dracula Puppet craft is ready!
These vampire bags are just perfect for distributing favours for your Halloween party. Also the free printable template makes them super easy to make.
Related: And while you are busy with these fun crafts, don’t forget to throw in some cool fun facts about halloween to amaze them.
This paper plate Dracula is a perfect decoration for your Halloween party! Kids will love making this Dracula with paper plates. Make sure to hang them to complete your DIY Halloween decorations.
How about making a vampire craft with popsicles? This is one of the most fun and easy easy halloween craft ideas that will not take more than 15 minutes to make.
Related: While you are busy crafting with your kids, don’t forget to read Spooky, Funny Stories to add thrill to your Halloween night celebrations.
If you are looking for fun halloween craft ideas to do with little kids? This handprint Vampire craft is just what you need. This fun craft is a great hit with young kids and so fun!
Invite a vampire to your halloween games with this cute wooden spoon Vampire puppet. Perfect for pretend plays and halloween stories, this super simple halloween craft for kids is a must try!
7. Origami Vampire
Add fun to the halloween spirit with this moving Vampire teeth toy! This fun origami project is sure to excite kids as well as adults and certain to notch up spooky, silly fun!
Simply fantabulous Halloween DIY craft for tweens and teens, you can never go wrong with this Halloween origami craft!
How about making a silly Vampire craft out of a toilet paper roll! We bet this Halloween craft for preschool and kindergarten will excite your kids and take the fear out of all things spooky.
Watch Our Latest Video Tutorial For Easy Halloween Paper Crafts
Witch Halloween Craft Ideas
Welcome friendly witches to your Halloween party with these easy crafts! These Witch Halloween crafts for kids are perfect for all ages and uses simple, easy to find supplies.
Halloween DIY crafts cannot be complete without popsicle stick crafts! Popsicle crafts are a big hit with children of all ages. They are easy, offer plenty of creativity and are quick to make.
This easy halloween craft for kids also makes for a wonderful addition to trick or treating bags and non-candy halloween gifts.
Quick Tip: While your kid is busy making these fun crafts, pop in a few Halloween Would You Rather Questions to get them thinking!
If you are looking for a fuss free, quick craft to make with kids on Halloween this one is for you! This cute paper witch is super easy to make and lots of fun!
This witch craft is so fun to make with kids. It is super cute and makes perfect little witches to add to your halloween party decor.
Quick Tip: Save those extra empty toilet paper rolls for Thanksgiving Crafts.
If your kids like interactive crafts, look no further! This flying witch craft is sure to get everyone excited. Easy to make, this fun halloween crafts for kids uses commonly found supplies to make a flying witch!
13. Tiny Witch Hats
Here is a fun craft that makes adorable witch hats in a matter of a few minutes! Easy peasy and fun, these tiny witch hats are a great addition to your DIY Halloween decorations.
Quick Tip: Pair this craft with Witch Hat Ring Toss game for a quick, enjoyable game session! Also check out other Easy Halloween Games for a fun game night.
14. Leaf Witch
Make that perfect fall craft for kids this halloween with leaf witch. Such easy halloween crafts for kids are much loved by everyone and add to your halloween celebrations. Great for school crafts as well.
Kids will simply adore this flying witch craft. It is a perfect halloween craft idea to include in spooky storytelling or pretend play.
Handprint crafts could not get more fun! This handprint witch Halloween craft with paper is sure to excite little kids. All you need is tacky glue and coloured craft papers to make this simple halloween craft.
17. Tealight Witches
Halloween crafts ideas could not get more innovative than this! Turn dollar store tea lights into cute little witches and hang them around to add glow to your halloween decorations.
18. Witch Garland
Halloween crafts for kids cannot be complete without a Halloween witch garland.
This cute DIY Halloween decoration with paper is a great way to help your kids practise their scissor skills and get crafting on the way!
19. Witch Lollipops
Add mischief to your trick or treating with these lollipop witches and let your kids guess if there is treat hiding under the witch or if it’s just a trick!
20. Origami Witch
Here is a fun Origami Halloween craft for older kids as well as adults!
This origami witch is just perfect to test your dexterity skills and challenge crafting skills of older kids who are looking for slightly more sophisticated crafts.
This is a truly unique Halloween craft for kids that uses corks to make wicked witches. Great for kids who love to paint and try their hands at different, out of the box crafts!
Fun Spider Halloween Crafts For Kids
Make way for eerie spider crafts for kids. A must addition to your decorations, these easy halloween crafts for kids of all ages will add spook to your Halloween party!
We absolutely love this ghoulish craft for kids. It is easy and hardly takes more than 15 minutes to make this cute spider that is just perfect for halloween and so much fun to play with!
And the best part? It looks just like a real spider! Perfect for Halloween tricking!
This mason jar spider craft is great fun to make! Your kids will have a blast making this spider candy holder for Halloween this year. It requires simple supplies like a mason jars, paint and googly eyes to make this impressive yet easy halloween craft.
Sure to add to your DIY Halloween decorations, such easy halloween craft ideas are not only pretty but also are a perfect prop for your Halloween party.
24. 3D Paper Spiders
Love to make crafty things with paper? This 3D paper craft for Halloween just fits the bill! It is super easy to make and perfect for craft for kids who are building their crafting skills.
All you need is black paper and glue to make this cute Halloween craft for kids.
25. Pinecone Spiders
Easy Halloween crafts for kids cannot get any cuter than these adorable, spooky yet not so scary Pinecone spiders.
Simply hot glue pipe cleaners and googly eyes onto a pinecone to make these creepy crawlies and uplift your halloween decor.
This is a great Halloween craft for toddlers. Easy to make, it uses commonly found supplies and is great fun to make for young children.
We love interactive yet simple crafts! This moving spider craft is just so easy to make and super fun to play with.
Pair it when reading The Very Busy Spider to your preschooler to elevate your storytelling skills and make reading fun!
28. Pom-Pom Spiders
You will love making these fuzzy pom-pom spiders! They are perfect for halloween or for a fun study on arachnids.
These spider headbands are a perfect accessory to don for a kid’s halloween party and a great addition to their halloween costume.
They take less than 10 minutes to make and are so easy that even your preschoolers can make them.
This is such a wonderful halloween craft for preschoolers and little kids. This paper plate spider craft is not only fun to make but also great for practising motor skills.
Your younger ones will absolutely love making these adorable creepy crawlies! One of the most easy halloween kids crafts, this one will have your toddlers excited and crafting their very own halloween craft without much help (or any at all!).
Halloween crafts for kids that make doing school work exciting is always a big bit with parents and kids. These cute and easy to make spider pencil toppers are perfect for halloween treat bags and so much fun to write with!
Halloween Bat Craft Ideas
Halloween has long been associated with bats – the nocturnal mammals that have inspired spooky stories all over the world!
No wonder why bat crafts are a perfect choice for Halloween crafts and decorations. So get ready to make the best bat crafts with easy supplies.
33. 3D Paper Bats
This paper craft for kids is a perfect addition to your halloween decor and such a fun halloween craft to play with. Fun and laughs assured with this super silly, cute bat craft.
This Halloween craft for kids is really creative and uses a spoon to make the flying mammals! Perfect for the Halloween spirit!
Quick Tip: Don’t just stick to these flying mammals and make this Cute Owl Craft for Halloween.
Watch Owl Craft for Kids Video Tutorial Here
35. Paper Bag Bats
These paper bag bats are super easy to make and a perfect craft to keep young hands and minds busy. What’s more, you can even use them as Halloween treat bags to hand out treats!
Repurpose old pom-poms into this fun Halloween bat craft for kids. Easy to make, this craft can be easily done with little kids. Super cute!!
37. Handprint Bats
Handprint crafts are a favourite with young kids, especially toddlers and preschoolers! This one surely adds to the fun of handprint crafts and helps kids expand their creativity.
Your kids will absolutely love making this DIY Halloween Craft.
These super spooky DIY mason jar tea light bat candles are an easy and affordable piece of home decor to make for a splendid halloween. You can find everything you will need to make them at your local crafts or dollar store.
39. Bat Puppets
How about making cute bat puppets for halloween? This tutorial has a free printable to make these bat puppets that are perfect addition to easy halloween crafts for kids.
40. Paper Plate Bats
This is a fun craft for kids that even the youngest trick-or-treaters can make. Take a paper plate, black construction paper, scissors and glue to put it toget/her.
Watch Our Latest Easy Bat Crafts Video Tutorial
41. Bat Shape Craft
What could be better than clubbing crafts with math skills? This quick and simple craft for toddlers is great at teaching shapes to your little one while building their motor skills and creativity.
Ghost Halloween Crafts For Kids
You will love making these cutesy ghost crafts for Halloween. Super easy and fun to make, these are sure to get everyone into spooky spirit!
No list of Halloween crafts for kids is ever complete without a spooky, flying ghost. This ghoulish ghost craft is just what you need for a spooky halloween night!
Related: Uncover the Mystery Behind Ghosts with this kid-friendly guide!
43. Paper Ghosts
This easy halloween paper ghost craft for kids is just right for toddlers and young kids. Quick, simple and easy to make, this one will have your little ones cackling.
These easy to make and simple paper straw ghost crafts are just right for young kids. Kids will be spooked by its simplicity and will get hands-on scissor practice making these kid-friendly ghosts.
Dress up your halloween treats as ghosts with this easy and quick Ghost Lollies craft. This simple craft transforms a plain lollipop into a perfect halloween treat using nothing but a coffee filter. Perfect for trick or treats and halloween get-together.
46. Ghost Leaves
Make most of the autumn season and let your kids transform the fallen leaves into spooky ghosts with this fun autumn craft for kids.
Paint the leaves white, add eyes with black paint and finally trim the leaves to give them a ghostly silhouette.
47. Milk Jug Ghosts
Draw silly ghost faces on empty, clean milk jugs and place a tea-light inside them to make milk jug ghost luminaries. Easy to make, these glowing milk jug ghosts will dress up your yard for a spooky fun night!
Make these boo-tiful paper plate ghosts with your kids with commonly available supplies. Hang them in your backyard and watch them sway in the autumn breeze!
Halloween Mummy Crafts
Kids will love making these Mummy Crafts for Halloween. They are a great addition to the spooky season and are perfect Halloween crafts for classroom.
This scary mummy craft will have your kids jumping in fright! Perfect to add spooky fun, this is a must try mummy craft for halloween. You will be amazed how a simple paper plate, construction paper, glue and scissors can make this spooktacular craft.
50. Yarn Mummy
What could be more fun than wrapping up a mummy? Well! Not literally! But this yarn mummy craft will have your kids having fun making DIY mummies out of white yarn and craft paper.
51. Juice Box Mummy
This craft will notch up your halloween decorations and is a must for your festive party. Dress up juice boxes with a masking tape or hospital gauge, add googly eyes and your juice box mummies are ready to spook your guests.
52. Mummy Lanterns
Add glow to your ghoulish decorations with these easy to make mason jar mummy lanterns. They are a great craft for kids to make and carry around while trick or treating.
It is not so easy to find a perfect halloween craft that is easy, fun and yet adds to the festive theme. But toilet roll mummy fits the bill perfectly!
It is easy enough, even for toddlers and simply fun to make.
No list of Halloween crafts can be complete without Jack-o-Lantern crafts! After all, they are the symbol of Samhain and so much fun to make!
54. Rocking Jack-O-Lantern
Transform a plain orange balloon into a fun rocking pumpkin DIY toy for kids with this cute craft. It is easy for young kids, though they may require a little help, and takes less than 5 minutes to get this craft ready.
55. Jack-O-Lantern Garland
This is perfect DIY Halloween decoration with paper that kids of all ages will love to make. It is a great Halloween craft for school that will add mischief to your spooky celebrations.
Such creative Halloween crafts for kids are hard to find! Let your kids explore their creativity and give form to their imagination with this exciting craft.
These paper plate pumpkin lanterns are a quintessential halloween craft. Make a few and add glow to your halloween celebrations with them.
Pumpkin crafts are incomplete without this easy-peasy paper jack-o-lantern. Apt for preschoolers and young kids, this craft is fun and easy to make.
These paper cup jack-o-lanterns are a big hit with children across all ages. Easy to make, these glow in dark lanterns are sure to scare away not so friendly halloween spirits.
Pumpkin crafts are season’s favourite! With pumpkins everywhere, it is only right to make cute pumpkin crafts with kids!
60. Paper Pumpkin
These cute paper pumpkins are just so easy to make and double up as Halloween candy favour boxes as well! Hide candy inside these cute 3D paper pumpkins and you are all set for fun trick or treating .
Related: Also check out Thanksgiving Pumpkin Crafts.
This is super easy paper pumpkin craft for kids, especially for toddlers and preschoolers who are still developing their fine motor skills. Adorable and quick, this paper pumpkin is fun to make and require little adult help.
These easy, no sew yarn wrapped pumpkins are a great addition to your fall decor. Sure to keep kids busy for long, these pumpkins will bring fall colours into your home.
This fall craft is perfect for halloween and will keep your little one mindfully busy and building their motor skills. Just the right fall craft for preschoolers and kindergarteners.
This adorable pumpkin suncatcher will stay on your window long after Halloween is gone. Easy to make, it is a delightful craft for preschool and kindergarten.
Transform a plain white pumpkin into a colourful one by melting crayons on the pumpkin and creating one of a kind drip art pumpkin. This one is sure to catch everyone’s eye.
Some easy DIY halloween craft ideas are:
1. Bobbing Head Vampire craft
2. Popsicle Stick Witch
3. Cute Spider
4. 3D Paper Bat craft
5. Flying Ghost
6. Moving Eyes Mummy
7. Rocking Jack-O-Lantern
8. Paper Pumpkin