These quick and easy Halloween kids crafts can be made in under 30 minutes using items that you already have around the house! No special tools or skills are required, so ANYONE can make these cute Halloween crafts for kids! Loads of ideas for the entire family!
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Easy Halloween Crafts for Kids
Happiness is Homemade readers love our popular post “50+ Quick & Easy Kids Crafts That Anyone Can Make!” and our entire series of “Kids Crafts That Anyone Can Make” and have been asking us to create even more collections of quick and easy kids craft ideas!
Today, we’re answering that call with an all-new collection of 75+ Creative Halloween Crafts for Kids that take less than 30 minutes to make!
These awesome Halloween-themed crafts don’t require any special tools or skills, so they’re great for parents who don’t consider themselves “crafty.” Everyone can get crafty with these simple Halloween crafts and creative ideas!
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75+ Halloween Kids Crafts Ideas
These fun Halloween craft ideas have all been chosen for this collection because they’re some of the very BEST Halloween crafts, and they’re fun for the whole family! Easy activities for younger children plus more great craft ideas that older kids will enjoy as well!
Coffee Filter Ghost Lollipop from Happiness is Homemade: These coffee filter ghost lollipops are a cute and easy twist on classic Kleenex tissue ghosts. A nostalgic and fun Halloween treat that’s sure to be a big hit with kids of all ages!
Milk Jug Jack-O-Lanterns from Holidappy: With these Pumpkin crafts, kids will love making up their own funny or scary faces! These warmly glowing luminaries will make great decorations lining the walk for a Halloween party, or just set them on the front porch to add to the ambiance for trick or treaters!
32. Spider Treat Cups
Spider Treat Cups from That’s What Che Said: This Easy Spider Halloween Treat Bowl could not be…well…easier! A plastic bowl + googly eyes + straws + hot glue will get you a super fun way to serve Halloween treats at your next party, get-together, or just for your kids after school! See how easy these are to make!
33. Salt Dough Halloween Handprints
Salt Dough Halloween Handprints from Non-Toy Gifts: Whether you’re looking for Halloween handprint crafts or easy salt dough Halloween ornaments, you will love this handprint Halloween keepsake. The handprints are perfect Halloween crafts for toddlers or preschoolers but older kids will enjoy making them, too!
34. Easy Mummy Craft
Easy Mummy Craft from That’s What Che Said: This Halloween Yarn Mummy craft only needs a few supplies and is quick and easy! This is a great Halloween kid’s craft for little ones to keep them busy or for a class party or get-together!
36. Witch Craft for Kids
Witch Craft for Kids from Made with Happy: Create some serious Halloween fun with this simple witch craft idea for kids of all ages!
37. Cotton Ball Ghost
Puffy Ghost Halloween Craft from Mombrite: This puffy cotton ball ghost craft is easy to make with just a few materials. These adorable cotton ball ghosts are the perfect non-spooky Halloween ghost craft for kids.
38. Halloween Lanterns
Halloween Lanterns from The Best Ideas for Kids: We know that kids love helping to decorate for the Halloween season and this craft is perfect for that! These mason jar Halloween lanterns will add some Halloween fun to a table or mantel. Kids will love helping to make them and seeing them light up in the dark.
40. Halloween Hand Puppets
Printable Halloween Hand Puppets from The Savvy Sparrow: These printable Halloween puppets are super easy to make with the free printable hand puppet templates! Just print, color, and cut the Halloween hand puppets for a fun craft for kids!
41. Spiderweb Sun Catcher
Spider Web Suncatcher from Happy Toddler Playtime: This spider web suncatcher craft is a fun craft for kids for Halloween. Make a colorful spider web this Halloween with your kids! It makes a wonderful DIY Halloween decoration.
42. Handprint Ghost
Handprint Ghost from Made to be a Momma: Create an adorable Halloween Handprint Ghost using just a few simple materials from the craft store. This easy craft is also a great way to make a handprint keepsake. All parents love to see their child’s hand prints on a craft. This little ghost will look great hanging up around the house or decorating a bulletin board!
43. Halloween Clay Pots
Halloween Clay Pots from One Little Project: These Halloween clay pots are SO CUTE! Celebrate the fall season in a non-scary way with clay flower pots painted like Halloween characters. So fun!
44. Printable Spider Craft
Printable Spider Craft from Learn Create Love: Print out this adorable spider template, cut it out, and decorate it however you wish!
45. Paper Plate Witch House
Paper Plate Witch House from Glued to My Crafts: This adorable paper plate witch house is a quick and easy craft that only takes a few minutes and some basic supplies!
46. Halloween Bookmarks
Free Printable Halloween Bookmarks from Big Family Blessings: These spooktacular Halloween Bookmarks are the perfect craft for your Halloween-loving kids. You can also use these free printable Halloween templates to make Halloween puppets!
48. Paper Plate Monsters
Paper Plate Monsters from Simple Everyday Mom: This paper plate monster craft is an easy DIY for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners! It’s super simple to make and odds are, you probably already have everything you need to make these cute monsters waiting for you in the craft closet.
49. Witch’s Brew Slime
Fluffy Witch Slime from Little Bins for Little Hands: All of the cool witches and wizards are getting into the fluffy slime-making fun this Halloween! We love this purple fluffy slime because it’s so fluffy and cool to make!
50. Halloween Toilet Paper Roll Crafts
Halloween TP Roll Crafts from The Best Ideas for Kids: If you’re looking for an easy Halloween craft for kids then you’ll love these Halloween toilet paper roll crafts. Kids love seeing all of the different toilet paper rolls you can choose to make. From a pumpkin to a vampire – these will be a big hit for Halloween!
51. Watercolor Glue & Salt Spiderweb
Glue & Salt Spiderwebs from Teach Beside Me: This classic salt-and-glue spiderweb is perfect for Halloween or as part of a homeschool spider unit study!
52. Origami Ghosts
Origami Ghost Craft from Artsy Craftsy Mom: Boo! Get into the spirit (pun intended) of Halloween with this cute Origami Ghost Craft! Easy enough for kids of all ages; all you need is paper!
53. Vampire Corner Bookmarks
Vampire Corner Bookmarks from Printables Fairy: Create an adorable Halloween Handprint Ghost using just a few simple materials from the craft store. This easy craft is also a great way to make a handprint keepsake. All parents love to see their child’s hand prints on a craft. This little ghost will look great hanging up around the house or decorating a bulletin board!
54. Pipe Cleaner Pumpkins
Pipe Cleaner Pumpkins from One Little Project: These beaded pipe cleaner pumpkins are SO CUTE and super simple to make! You only need a two basic supplies: orange pony beads, and pipe cleaners. That’s it!
55. Paper Pumpkin Wreath
Paper Plate Pumpkin Wreath from Kids Craft Room: This is a lovely pumpkin craft for your toddlers and preschoolers. It’s made using torn paper, so kids have lots of opportunities to build their fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination as they tear the paper into little pieces. This is something that even very young children can enjoy!
56. Popsicle Stick Witch
Popsicle Stick Witch from Red Ted Art: This sweet star-shaped witch is super cute and so easy to make!
57. Halloween Diamond Painting Keychains
Halloween Diamond Painting Keychains: Make your own Halloween gem keychains to hold your keys or decorate your backpack! Makes a great Halloween treat and party favor!
58. Spooky Accordion Bat
Spooky Accordion Bat Craft from The Gingerbread House: This cute Halloween bat craft is super easy to make – grab your red and black construction paper and some googly eyes and make a bunch of these to dress up your Halloween décor!
59. Halloween Paper Lanterns
Halloween Paper Lanterns from The Crafting Chicks: Create an adorable Halloween Handprint Ghost using just a few simple materials from the craft store. This easy craft is also a great way to make a handprint keepsake. All parents love to see their child’s hand prints on a craft. This little ghost will look great hanging up around the house or decorating a bulletin board!
60. Melted Crayon Pumpkins
Melted Crayon Pumpkins from Crafty Morning: Create an adorable Halloween Handprint Ghost using just a few simple materials from the craft store. This easy craft is also a great way to make a handprint keepsake. All parents love to see their child’s hand prints on a craft. This little ghost will look great hanging up around the house or decorating a bulletin board!
61. Printable Pumpkin Basket
Pumpkin Basket from The Craft Train: Make a paper pumpkin basket with this printable template, perfect for Halloween or Fall crafting fun with the kids!
62. Book Page Ghost Garland
DIY Book Page Ghost Garland from Thistle Key Lane: This DIY book page ghost garland only takes a few minutes to make, which is good because sometimes that’s all we have!
63. Mummy Lanterns
Mummy Lanterns from Blissful Domestication: These little Mummy Jam Jar Lanterns are so super simple that children of all ages can give them a go. Perfect for Halloween, or as a decoration for a spooky party!
64. Ghost Tassels
Ghost Tassels from My Name is Snickerdoodle: Hang these cute ghost tassels up all over your home or make them into a fun garland for your mantel! Simply wrap yarn, cut, and add the face with a black marker!
65. Toilet Paper Roll Witch
Toilet Paper Roll Witch from Fun Thrifty Mom: Use a toilet roll, some yarn, and green and black paper to create this cute witch with a hand-drawn face!
66. Printable Paper Halloween Banner
Paper Halloween Banner from Big Family Blessings: This DIY Halloween Garland is a simple craft kids can make this Halloween. Simply download the free printable template via the link, then follow the easy instructions!
67. Monster Pumpkins
Painted Monster Pumpkins from Aubree Originals: These cute pumpkins with simple monster faces make the cutest DIY Halloween decor! They are easy enough that anyone can make them, and you can even use faux pumpkins so that they keep year after year!
68. Paper Bat Puppets
Bat Puppets from Made with Happy: These cute bat puppets could also double as bookmarks! All you need are popsicle sticks and paper!
69. Kirigami Spider Webs
Giant Paper Kirigami Spider Webs from Babble Dabble Do: Create an adorable Halloween Handprint Ghost using just a few simple materials from the craft store. This easy craft is also a great way to make a handprint keepsake. All parents love to see their child’s hand prints on a craft. This little ghost will look great hanging up around the house or decorating a bulletin board!
70. Monster Wreath
Monster Wreath from A Few Shortcuts: This Halloween kids’ craft can’t get much cuter! It’s so simple to make this DIY monster wreath with just pom poms, a white paper plate, glue, and some googly eyes! This is one of those fun Halloween activities that the whole family will enjoy doing together!
71. Hocus Pocus Craft Sticks
Hocus Pocus Craft Sticks from The Keeper of the Cheerios: How fun are these Hocus Pocus craft sticks? These make a great little craft for Halloween and a Hocus Pocus movie night. These can be made as simple or as detailed as you want to make them. You can always add more details to the Sanderson sisters!
72. Paper Plate Witch Hats
Paper Plate Witch Hats from Cutesy Crafts: Grab some black paint and your favorite stickers, glitter, and other embellishments and make yourself a paper witch hat for Halloween night!
73. Halloween Pumpkin Suncatchers
Easily make these Halloween Pumpkin Suncatchers using this simple DIY kit that includes all of the necessary craft supplies! The cutest little pumpkins you’ve ever seen!
74. Witch Lollipops
These Witch Lollipops from Fun Loving Families are one of the cutest Halloween projects I’ve ever seen!
75. Spinning Ghosts
Spinning Ghosts from One Creative Mommy: If you are looking for a super cheap, super easy decorating idea for Halloween, then look no further! Click over to the link to get the simple full instructions and free printable templates to make mini spinning ghosts.
These simple Halloween arts and crafts activities are perfect for kids of all ages (though tiny tots may need adult assistance with some of these!) and are sure to be a huge hit with your family! Everyone will have a great time!
This collection has SO many fun Halloween kids craft ideas to choose from – enough to keep you busy all spooky season long! Which of these project ideas is your favorite?
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