16 Preschool Halloween Crafts

By: Kathryn Wright, Editor,

Don't let one of the most exciting days of the year for kids go by without them crafting! If you're looking for ideas, check out our list of 16 Preschool Halloween Crafts that can be made with materials from around the house. These easy-to-do crafts use recyclables, paper, and fabrics that your children will be able to craft with comfortably. Get your kids of all ages celebrating Halloween this season with their own projects.

16 Preschool Halloweeen Crafts

16 Preschool Halloween Crafts

Table of Contents

Halloween Crafts with Paint

Pumpkin Crafts for Kids

Kids' Crafting with Recyclables

Animal Crafts for Halloween


Halloween Crafts with Paint

Adorable Egg Monster

  1. Jack O' Lantern Wind Catcher- Use this Halloween craft for kids to decorate your house with spooky Jack O' Lantern faces.
  2. Handprint Ghosts - This haunting craft encourages your kids to use their imaginations to paint their own handprint ghosts that also make great keepsakes for parents.
  3. Adorable Egg Monster- Your kids can create an entire family of these cute Halloween crafts for kids with their own choices of craft accessories.
  4. Handprint Creatures Banner - Add a homemade touch to your Halloween decorations with a Handprint Creatures Banner.
  5. NEW! Paper Plate Halloween Cat - Keep it simple with this adorable paper plate craft idea.


Pumpkin Crafts for Kids

Baby Jar Pumpkins Pumpkin Mosaic from Paint Swatches

  1. Egg Carton Jack O' Lanterns - These adorable pumpkins are eco-friendly and the perfect size for preschoolers.
  2. Pumpkin Mosaic from Paint Swatches - Show your kids a new technique for creating their own Halloween pictures.
  3. Baby Jar Pumpkins - Use these Halloween crafts for kids to decorate any room in your home.


Kids' Crafting with Recyclables

Playful Bats from Paper Bags

  1. Playful Bats from Paper Bags - Your preschool Halloween crafts will come alive with a touch of colored pencil on cardboard and paper.
  2. Milk Jug Ghosts - Decorate your walkway with this easy recyclable craft that really brightens up your old plastic milk cartons.
  3. Coffee Filter Ghosts - Show your little ones how easy it is to create a hanging decoration for your home with this recyclable craft.
  4. Easy Kids Witch Hats - These wearable Halloween crafts for kids are also a creative way to make use of leftover paper plates.
  5. NEW! Mummy Boxes - Use empty cereal and granola bar boxes and turn them into cute mummies.


Animal Crafts for Halloween

Yarn Crow Puppets Folded Paper Bats

  1. Bottle Cap Spider Creatures -  Old bottle caps can become colorful little creatures with this preschool Halloween craft that your kids will enjoy decorating in their own ways.
  2. Yarn Crow Puppets - Your kids will love playing with these puppets, and you can use them as quirky additions to your Halloween decor.
  3. Styrofoam Spider Creatures - These tiny spiders are Halloween crafts for kids that will take preschoolers very little time to create.

30 Thrifty Halloween Craft Ideas
"Go Green" for Halloween with these fun and festive recycling crafts for Halloween! Check out 25 Halloween Recycling Crafts today!



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