Halloween Craft Ideas

Use these Halloween craft ideas for kids to create these little creepy crawlies can be put all over the place. Give someone a little scare, or just to decorate.

These are very simple to make.

Using different sized pom poms, you can create larger or smaller spiders.

Change up the colors of your pom poms and pipe cleaners and make a variety of these little guys to put all over the house!

The kids can have fun scaring the family or friends by putting them in different places around the school or house.

Creepy crawlies that are actually very cute!

Spider Friends

Create a bunch of these little guys, one for each of your friends as a keepsake for Halloween!

Craft Supplies:

  • Pom poms of different sizes and colors
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Googly eyes

Step #1:

Cut your pipe cleaners into 8 equal lengths for your spider legs.

Set these aside.



Step #2:

Glue a small pom pom to onto a larger one.

You can use two pom poms of the same color, or mix it up like us and use two different colors.

This will be your spiders body.

Step #3:

Glue your two googly eyes onto the smaller pompom, which is your spider's head.

Step #4:

Bend the bottom of the pipe cleaners to create feet.

Also, bend the tops as well.

Or if you want a more cartoon look, create little shoes for your spider.

Step #5:

Glue all 8 of your legs onto your spider, four of each side.

Enjoy these Halloween crafts for kids and make all kinds of these little spider friends in different sizes and colors! Go spider crazy!

Most spiders actually have lots of eyes. Why not put 2 larger googly eyes and 6-8 little eyes.

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Make your very own home-made mobile. Laminate it and put it outside!

It is customary for festivals to use these Chinese Lanterns, why not dress it up for Halloween and make it a Jackolantern!

Halloween is a very fun holiday and these Halloween craft ideas will help you decorate for the big event! Spooky or cute, these little spider friends are a welcome addition on Halloween!

Happy Crafting!

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