If you are looking for fun Halloween arts and crafts activities to make with your kids, you are going to love this list! I’ve rounded up more than 45 of my favorite Halloween crafts that kids — and parents — will love.
Whether you are looking for projects to make at home, or school crafts to make at a Halloween party, you’ll find something here.
There are fun string projects, crafts to make with recycled paper tube, painting crafts and more. You’ll find Halloween activities for little toddlers, preschoolers, and elementary-age kids, too.
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Pumpkin Crafts for Halloween
Pumpkin craft projects are a Halloween classic. Kids will love these fun Halloween Pumpin activities!
Paint Splat Halloween Friends
I love a good, simple kid craft idea like this Paint Splat Halloween Friends craft. It uses simple supplies like craft paint and cardstock.
It's perfect for a large age range -- and everyone's project will be unique!
If you are looking for easy crafts and activities that toddlers can do, you'll love these fingerprint pumpkins.
Fingerprint crafts are fun for kids of all ages, even tiny toddlers! Make them on paper or use mounted canvas for easy Halloween DIY decor.
Chalk Stenciled Pumpkins
These chalk stenciled pumpkins are so easy to make and they’re so much fun to do! Kids will love the novelty of playing with sidewalk chalk indoors!
The chalk on the dark paper makes the whole thing look like it’s glowing!
You can even modify this project as an outside activity to keep it mess-free.
Here are some more boo-tiful Halloween craft ideas. Don't worry, these ghosts are definitely more friendly than spooky!
Paper cup ghosts with glowing noses
Paper cup ghosts with glowing noses are an easy Halloween craft for kids. They also make adorable DIY Halloween decorations for your home.
Draw on paper cups and illuminate the noses with battery-operated candles. It's a perfect activity for toddlers and older kids alike.
Tissue Paper Ghosts–great kids craft!
These super fun ghost decorations are an easy kids craft that are perfect for Halloween. These guys are super easy to make, and I love how each one is so different!
Use construction paper or paint to make the faces, and then attach crepe paper streamers to make these fun ghost party decorations.
Witch Halloween Crafts
Try out these super cute witch-themed art projects for some broom-riding, cauldron-stirring fun!
Foam Cup Witch Kids Craft - I Heart Arts n Crafts
Here's a simple craft with instructions on how to make a witch using a foam cup, some pipe cleaners, and a bit of construction paper. I like this craft because the kids can be creative and design a witch with a unique look and personality.
Paint Splat Witch's Cauldron
Double trouble cauldron bubble! Here's a colorful Paint Splat Witch's Cauldron kid craft idea that is perfect for Halloween!
First, make a glittery paint splat art piece, and frame it in a pre-cut cauldron that you can find at the dollar store.
Paper Plate Witch
Paper plate crafts are a classic kid activity. And this paper plate witch would be a fun craft to make with the kiddos this Halloween.
This is a super easy Halloween craft that kids will love! They can be creative and style the witch however they like!
Playful Paper Plate Halloween Craft
Here's a unique interactive witch craft that you can make with just a few supplies. Kids will love making their witch fly around on her broomstick after they finish making this fun Halloween craft. Elementary kids with especially like this simple and fun paper plate Halloween craft.
Paper Bag Halloween Witch Craft for Kids
Paper bag puppets are a kid favorite. And this Halloween Witch craft will surely get the kids excited about Halloween!
Gather up some paper bags and small paper plates, and get creating this adorable witch art project.
Edible Halloween Treats Kids Can Make
If you are looking for some fun Halloween food projects that kids can make -- and then eat -- you'll love these next crafts.
Adorable Lollipop Witches
Here's a cute Halloween treat that your kids can help with.
Dress up some sweet lollipops “with tissue paper and ribbon to turn them into a family of witches.
You can make these at a class party, or ahead of time as Halloween party favors.
Frightfully Fun Candy Witch Brooms
These witch brooms are so easy to create, so they'd be perfect for the younger crowd. All you need are some peanut butter cups and pretzel sticks!
They're even easy enough for preschoolers to help make a spooky treat for thier Halloween party.
Easy Sandwich Cookie Spiders
You can make these cookie spiders as simple or as complicated as you like.
They're easy enough for toddlers to make, but they are a fun project for kids up through elementary school, too. I think they would be great to make together at a class party.
Halloween Treats: Yummy Mummy Pretzels
These are some of the easiest Halloween treats around! Mummy pretzel sticks are cute and the kids will love them!
They're white chocolate covered pretzels decorated with mini-chocolate chips to look like mummies! They're a g edible activity idea for a Halloween party!
Zombie marshmallows! The original, fun Halloween treat on a stick.
Try this easy no-bake Halloween treat. Kids will love drawing on marshmallows with food coloring pens!
Spider Crafts for Halloween
Don't forget about spider crafts and spider web art projects for Halloween!
Pinecone Spiders: A Halloween Nature Craft for Kids
I love when kids can collect natural materials to use in art projects! Kids of all ages will enjoy gathering pinecones to create Pinecone Spiders for Halloween.
TIN CAN SPIDERS
These tin can spiders are a fun Halloween craft project that uses recycled materials. It's also a cute way to display your Halloween treats. You can fill these Halloween spiders with your favorite candy to make creepy Halloween decorations for your Halloween party.
Spider Web Art Project: A Simple (and Beautiful) Watercolor Activity for Kids
Check out this simple Halloween spider web art project using watercolor! Explore art techniques such as watercolor resist and salt. It's fun and safe for preschoolers, older kids, and even adults!
Spider Web Yarn Kid Craft
This spider web yarn kid craft is sure to be a hit at class Halloween parties. The spider web yarn kid craft is inexpensive, easy to make, and will help little ones practice their fine motor skills while making a spooky craft to decorate with.
Mummy Halloween Art Projects
A bunch of fun ideas for making Halloween mummy crafts! Grab some yarn, paper, and don't forget googly eyes!
Masking Tape Mummy Halloween Craft For Kids
Check out this simple Halloween mummy craft that even the littlest toddlers will love. It's made with basic supplies like masking tape and construction paper. When the kiddos are done with the tape, just cut out the mummy outline to reveal the finished project!
Yarn Wrapped Mummy Craft
This yarn wrapped mummy craft is perfect for little ones to work on. They'll have tons of Halloween fun while strengthening those fine motor muscles in their fingers and hands.
It makes an awesome Halloween craft for kids of all ages. Try hanging several of them up together on a string to make spooky Halloween deco, too.
Bat Halloween Craft Projects
We can't forget the Bat themed Halloween craft projects!
Easy Handprint Bat Craft For Halloween
This kid-friendly, non-scary Halloween bat craft is sure to be a big hit with the kids. It’s a simple paper craft that uses common crafting supplies and turns your child’s handprints into a cute bat keepsake.
Children of all ages will enjoy this simple and easy nature craft. It's perfect for the fall season, and especially Halloween!
Black felt, pinecones, and wiggly eyes are all kids need to create a small colony of creepy-cute Pinecone Bats!
Cute Clothespin Button Bat Craft
Check out this fun Halloween craft to make with your kids: Clothespin Bats. After you make them, you can even add a magnet to the back use them to hold up other artwork on your fridge. Or, try stringing a group of them together and make a fun bat banner for an easy DIY Halloween decoration.
Black Cat Halloween Arts and Crafts
And last but not least, here are some of my favorite cat-themed Halloween arts and craft projects.
Fork Painted Black Cat Craft For Kids
If you've never painted with forks, you've got to try it. Kids will love the sensory experience of painting texture -- as well as the finished project. Grab some black paint, construction paper, and plastic forks to create these fun Fork Painted Black Cats for Halloween!
15 Minute Halloween Craft: Black Sock Cat
Here's another quick Halloween craft to make with your kids. To make it, gather an old black sock, buttons and ribbon.
It promises to be a 15-minute project that's perfect for an afternoon or a party activity! The finished spooky black sock cat makes a cute toy or an adorable Halloween decoration.
Super Simple Black Cat Paper Craft
When it comes to simple and easy Halloween crafts, nothing beats crafts made out of paper! This black cat papercraft is super easy and fun to make! Your kids will have one cut out and assembled in no time. They're so fun to make, it hard to stop at just one!