With Halloween comes all sorts of new and fun crafts and activities for kids. Not only will there be costumes to choose, candy to buy (if you want) and parties to attend, but you can fill a whole month of the year with themed crafts for your toddler!
1) Puffy Paint Pumpkin
Use our homemade puffy paint recipe to make the cutest pumpkin craft for preschoolers! This puffy paint pumpkin craft is so much fun to make and you only need shaving cream and glue (plus a bit of colouring) to make the puffy paint. To make this fun Halloween crafts for kids just print out a set of free printable pumpkin templates and follow our easy step by step instructions. The 3D effect on this puffy paint pumpkin when the paint has dried will really impress toddlers and preschoolers!
2) Fist Bump Pumpkins
Along with Pumpkins, come fun pumpkin crafts and today we have a super easy one. The special thing about this craft is that it not only makes a fun and easy project, but it also creates a special keepsake.
3) Felt Monsters
Felt Monsters are super cute and easy to make. Today we have a fun and fantastic Monster craft idea which I am sure you will love. These are baby monsters and I think they are super cute. There is even a brilliant monster template for you to download for free so you can make your very own set of baby themed felt monsters. Enjoy.
4) Monster Eyeball Slime
If you’re looking for a fun and creepy Halloween craft or activity to do, you’ll love this green eyeball Halloween slime! It’s gross and spooky looking and full of fake eyeballs for a Halloween party or craft.
5) Halloween Nightlights
These Easy DIY Nightlights are fun to make and are the perfect quick craft for the kids to do for Halloween (or anytime really!) The Nightlights are made with a mini-flashlight and a foam cup. The kids will have a blast making the nightlights and you’ll love the minimal supplies needed and being able to recycle the flashlights when done.
6) Halloween Monster Rocks
Monster Rocks are a perfect Halloween idea when your on a budget. In fact, if you’re looking for something fun to make this Halloween then you may really enjoy painting these super cute monster rocks. This is an easy and simple craft for both children or adults and can be a lot of fun to create.
7) Halloween Tic Tac Toe
Even more than a Halloween game to play during the fall season, this tic tac toe game makes a great craft for busy and artsy fingers. This game board with ghost and pumpkin painted rocks was a fun experience creating!
8) Halloween Slime (without Borax)
With the fall weather (hopefully!) right around the corner, Halloween will be here before we know it! …this is the perfect indoor activity for chilly weather. Halloween Slime without Borax is a great alternative to all the spooky and scary activities around Halloween. You can adapt this basic slime recipe to whichever colors you would like to use.
9) Pipe Cleaner Spider
Pipe cleaners are one of the best craft supplies for pipe cleaner spiders for Halloween because they are easy to bend into any shape. Once you get the basic idea of how to make a pipe cleaner spider, you can make them in all shapes, sizes and colors.
10) Fruit Cup Oranges (you can eat after!)
These cute Halloween fruit cups seriously took us about 15 minutes…It could have even gone faster if I had done them myself, but it was so much fun to watch him concentrate as he turned pipe cleaners into pumpkin stems and taped them on.
Have other crafts to suggest? Share them in the comments!