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21 Easy Halloween Crafts for Kids to Make

Halloween is a time for spooky costumes, pumpkin carving, and trick-or-treating. But why stop there? There are plenty of fun crafts that your little ones can make to celebrate this holiday so get started on some easy Halloween crafts for kids.

From bats and spiders to witches and monsters we have some fabulously cute and spooky easy crafts for kids to make for Halloween!

Beaded Pumpkin Craft for Kids

This beaded pumpkin craft is an easy fall craft for the kids, and it’ll look super cute next to some leaves and other autumn decor.

beaded pumpkin

Beaded Pumpkin Craft for Kids Instructions

Black Cat Paper Craft

While this black cat papercraft is perfect for Halloween, you could certainly make it any time of the year.

Black Cat Paper Craft Instructions

Bottle Cap Spider Craft

This bottle cap spider Halloween craft not only re-uses plastics in your home but also adds a friendly addition to your Halloween decor.

Bottle Cap Spider Craft Instructions

Clothespin Bat Craft

If you’re after an easy craft then try this cute bat craft that kids can make with little help. This is an easy Halloween craft for kids to make at preschool and kindergarten.

Clothespin Bat Craft Instructions

DIY Bat Pop Up Card

Give your friend this DIY Bat Pop Up Halloween Card and wait for some fun! As soon as the card opens, out pops the bat – and the screams!!

DIY Bat Pop Up Card Instructions

Easy Halloween Drawings with Sugar

We love easy Halloween crafts for kids like these sugar drawings! Painting over a special sugar mixture reveals a unique design underneath.

Easy Halloween Drawings with Sugar Instructions

Fun & Easy Mummy Halloween Craft

If your kids love to craft as much as mine do, they’re going to love this super cute and easy mummy Halloween craft.

Fun & Easy Mummy Halloween Craft Instructions

Halloween Art Project with 3D Paper Bats

I just love how the bats pop off the paper in this painting to give it a 3D element.

Halloween Art Project with 3D Paper Bats Instructions

Halloween Handprint Ghoul Banner

A great project for the kids to make and hang on the door to greet trick or treaters.

Halloween Handprint Ghoul Banner Instructions

Halloween Paper Lanterns

These Halloween paper lanterns make a really fun kid craft.

Halloween Paper Lanterns Instructions

Halloween Witch Treat Cups

A frightfully fun festive way to display treats with these Halloween Witch Treat Cups.

Halloween Witch Treat Cups Instructions

Handprint Halloween Crafts for Toddlers

Handprint Halloween Crafts for Toddlers Instructions

Monster Handprint Craft

The possibilities are endless with this craft. You can choose different colors, different size eyes and pom poms too!

Monster Handprint Craft Instructions

Paper Bag Haunted House Craft

This “not so scary” haunted house craft is perfect for kiddos of all ages and easy for beginners.

Paper Bag Haunted House Craft Instructions

Popsicle Stick Haunted House Craft

These haunted houses are so much fun to put together and decorate. This would be a great craft for a school Halloween party. 

Popsicle Stick Haunted House Craft Instructions

Pumpkin Magnets

Pumpkin Magnets Instructions

Spider Nest Lanterns

Creating your own Halloween decorations, like these Spider Nest Lanterns, is a great way to spend time with the kids and create some spooky decor.

Spider Nest Lanterns Instructions

Spooky Glow in the Dark Eyes

Here are some ghoulish Halloween Eye Balls for you .. best of all they GLOW IN THE DARK!!!!!

Spooky Glow in the Dark Eyes Instructions

Spooky Paper Spiders

Spooky Paper Spiders Instructions

TP Roll Monsters

Aren’t these little monster critters cute!!

TP Roll Monsters Instructions

Yarn Painted Spider Web

 This one is great for toddlers and preschoolers to make.

Yarn Painted Spider Web Instructions

It’s time to get crafty. With Halloween just around the corner, it’s easy for kids and adults alike to feel a little overwhelmed with all of the fun activities that come along with this holiday.

This list should help with quick and easy crafts that will make your home festive while not taking up too much of your time or energy!

Vickie Louise is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of A Crazy Family. She is a stay at home mom of a little boy with a big personality. After having her son, she realized how important it is for moms to take care of themselves, physically and mentally. Vickie believes in the power of using social media and her online presence for good and is thrilled to provide you with a space to celebrate all that is awesome (and a little crazy) in the world.