There are so many craft ideas for Halloween that you can find a project for almost anything you want to make.
The projects on this page require a little more time and effort than most of the other, easy craft ideas – but the results will be worth it.
Paper Mache Skeletons
This paper mache skeleton is time consuming, but yields great results. Use newspaper to make the paper mache.
Black Widow Spider
Make a pom pom black widow spider and crochet a web for it.
Fallen Witch Pumpkin
Very cute pumpkin idea, which also needs some branches for legs and witch shoes. You could use an artificial pumpkin if you wanted to save it year to year.
Halloween Tea Light Luminaries
A great idea for small luminaries that could be used on a buffet table or as a centerpiece. Punch black or orange cardstock with Halloween shapes.
Make this ghost candle by pouring wax into a balloon.
Decorate glassware with these goulish goblet ideas, using black ink and plastic insects.
Candy Corn Characters
Paint some styrofoam shapes to make these cute candy corn guys.
Wanna Bite Candy Bowl
Paint a clay pot black and craft a styrofoam and felt bat to guard it, when you make this wanna bite candy bowl.
Terra Cotta Frankenstein
This claypot Frankenstein will take a little longer to make, but he’s so cute, he’s worth the effort. You will need paint and a few embellishments to finish him.
Halloween Glass Ball Ornaments
A variety of Halloween glass ornaments also use paint, pompoms, pipe cleaners and a few other craft parts.
Embedded Bug Soaps
Melt your soap base, pour in a mold and add your bugs. Great fun for kids to use. Great Halloween party favor!
Spooky Spice Rack
Paint a wooden spooky spice rack black and add bottles of ingredients for the witch’s cauldron.
Spooky Haunted House
Use a dollhouse to create this spooky haunted house, adding cellophane windows, black paint and other embellishments.