Fun And Easy Halloween Crafts For Kids (Or If You Want To Feel Like A Kid)

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Vote up the simple Halloween crafts and activities that look like the most fun to do.

There are so many easy Halloween crafts for kids, from old school classics (as in, you probably made them yourself in school) to slimy new favorites. The best Halloween activities and crafts for kids not only keep little hands busy but result in fun decorations for your home and goody bags.  These Halloween craft tutorials on YouTube explain simple Halloween crafts that are fun for kids of any age. Who says homemade Halloween decorations need to be made by kids? Pipe cleaner spiders and ghost lollipops are fun for everyone!

Whether you want to turn your recycling into cute Halloween decorations or want to learn some Halloween slime recipes, this list of YouTube Halloween crafts offers something for every skill level. And several options for turning paper plates into adorable apparitions. There are even Halloween origami videos, for a fancier holiday craft option.

Vote up the best video tutorials for easy Halloween crafts for kids and get inspired!


  • 1
    66 VOTES

    Milk Jug Ghosts

    Milk Jug Ghosts
    Video: YouTube

    Turn your recycling into spectral stunners with the help of LED candles. Plus, when the holiday is over these ghostly pals can just go back into the recycling bin for a proper burial.

    Watch the tutorial by BunnieClaire here.

    What you need: empty and clean milk jugs, scissors, permanent marker, battery operated tea lights.

  • 2
    78 VOTES

    Halloween Painted Rocks

    Halloween Painted Rocks
    Video: YouTube

    These seem almost too simple, but the results are adorable and their very simplicity makes them a great craft for all ages. All it takes are rocks, some paint, and a permanent marker. And, most importantly, a sense of whimsy.

    Watch the tutorial by Easy Kids Craft here.

    What you need: smooth small rocks, paint, permanent marker, varnish or Modge Podge to finish (optional).

  • 3
    34 VOTES

    Pom Pom Monster Wreath

    Pom Pom Monster Wreath
    Video: YouTube

    A fun and fuzzy decoration that is easy for all skill levels and offers a non-traditional Halloween option if you're tired of skeletons, cats, and bats.

    Watch the tutorial by Sundae Funday here.

    What you need: pom poms, googly eyes, embroidery hoop, glue, ribbon.

  • 4
    37 VOTES

    Toilet Paper Roll Bat

    Toilet Paper Roll Bat
    Video: YouTube

    These adorable bats are easy to make and fun addition to any decorations. They can be hung on a string, set out in a display, or filled with candy for your Halloween party.

    Watch the tutorial by Easy Kids Craft here.

    What you need: toilet paper rolls, black paint, googly eyes, black cardstock, glue, scissors.