Ghost Crafts

Explore our collection of quick and easy Halloween ghost crafts for children. Some of these crafts can be done in a minute or two, and all are possible with simple craft cupboard supplies. Suitable for groups and classrooms or at home.

Cupcake Case Ghost Craft

Cupcake Case Ghost Craft

While you are waiting for your Halloween cupcakes to bake, why not have a go at this quick and easy ghost craft!

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Easy Ghost Craft

Easy Ghost Craft

Quick to whip up with bits and pieces you will already have around the house, this easy Halloween craft is great for younger kids and surprisingly effective.

Egg Box Ghosts

Egg Box Ghosts

We've used some glow in the dark paint to perk up our egg box ghosts, but they are fun just as they are...

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Felt Toy Ghost

Kids can have fun sewing their own felt toy ghost for Halloween!

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Ghost Glove Puppet

Ghost Glove Puppet

Here is an easy Halloween craft for kids, which all ages will enjoy.

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Ghost Leaf Prints

Ghost Leaf Prints

Get outdoors and collect some interesting leaves - and then turn them into some even more interesting ghosts with the help of lots of white paint! A perfect Halloween craft for younger children...

Ghost Tea Light Holders

Ghost Tea Light Holders

Simple but effective, this Halloween craft is a good excuse to get the paints out - and children will be excited to see their creations glowing when the lights go out...

Ghostly Brownies

Ghostly Brownies

This is a super quick idea for dressing up your food this Halloween to make it specially fun for kids - and the kids have fun preparing these themselves, too!

Handprint And Footprint Ghosts

Handprint And Footprint Ghosts

These handprint and footprint ghosts are so effective - and, if you remember to date them, a great way of "capturing" a memory of your child. They make great invitations for a Halloween party, too!

Large Ghost Fuse Bead Pattern

Large Ghost Fuse Bead Pattern

We used white and black fuse beads, but you could use transparent or "glow in the dark" beads too. Fill in the background with black or dark blue if you want a picture effect, or leave blank for a badge or hanging decoration.

Little Ghost Fuse Bead Pattern

Little Ghost Fuse Bead Pattern

We used white and black fuse beads, but you could use transparent or "glow in the dark" beads too. Fill in the background with black or dark blue if you want a picture effect, or leave blank for a badge or decoration.

Lollipop Ghost Craft

Lollipop Ghost Craft

Here's an example of our Halloween lollipop ghost craft. It's a very spooky way to hide a Halloween treat, and of course it is quick and simple to do with even the youngest kids (with a little adult supervision).

Marshmallow Ghosts and Ghouls

Marshmallow Ghosts and Ghouls

These are great fun to make, and delicious to eat! They make a good activity for a Halloween party too - just provide a bowl or two of melted chocolate and the necessary decorations and let the kids loose on their own treats. Read online or watch our video below...

Paper Plate Ghost Craft

Paper Plate Ghost Craft

Quick and simple, this Halloween craft uses a paper plate, scissors and pen to produce a fun ghost to put out on display.

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Plastic Milk Bottle Ghosts

Plastic Milk Bottle Ghosts

Sam loved making these plastic milk bottle ghosts - particularly drawing on the different faces and giving them their own individual character! You could play with them as they are, but they also look great strung up as bunting...

Puffy Paint Ghost

Puffy Paint Ghost

You can see that Sam really enjoyed using this puffy paint technique to paint his ghost - and the finished picture is fun, too! There is something very satisfying about a textural painting project!

Stained Glass Ghost

Stained Glass Ghost

The glitter on this Halloween stained glass ghost craft really makes it look fantastic in a sunny window - and it was fun to create, too. Why not pair it up with our stained glass pumpkin?

Wooden Spoon Ghost Puppet

Wooden Spoon Ghost Puppet

One of our Halloween wooden spoon puppet series, this ghost makes a quick (and very easy) craft for children in the run-up to Halloween, with the added bonus of a puppet to play with when the craft is finished!

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