20 Halloween Paper Plate craft ideas

October 13, 2019

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Looking for a simple Halloween craft idea? These Halloween crafts are inexpensive and so easy to make. Made with paper plates, these are the easiest Halloween craft ideas. 

Halloween Paper Plate Crafts

When you are thinking about making Halloween crafts, sometimes, the best craft materials are things you never think of for crafts. Halloween paper plate crafts are easy to make and often very inexpensive. It is extremely easy to make paper plate crafts so it is perfect for kids of all ages. Younger children will love these crafts because it lets them be creative without feeling like it is too hard. And older kids will love these Halloween paper plate crafts because they can get as intricate as they like. 

Easy Halloween Projects for the Classroom

One of the things that make paper plate crafts the best idea is because they are easy to use. When using paper plates as craft materials you are able to get a lot of craft materials at a low price. Paper plates can be used for many different types of crafts. Kids can make pumpkins, ghosts, Frankenstein, and whatever else the kids can think of. Paper plates are one of the simplest craft materials you can use and there is no limit to what the kids can make

Inexpensive Halloween Crafts

While crafts are fun to make, sometimes, the craft materials can be expensive. That is not the case with paper plate crafts. For less than £5 for the pack of paper plates, kids can get crafting without it costing a lot. With some paint and decorations, kids can make inexpensive Halloween crafts using paper plates. Give kids some paint, small decorations like confetti, google eyes and pipe cleaners, and coloured paper kids can have a blast creating their own spooky monsters. 

Looking for ideas of what to make with paper plates? Here are 20 Halloween Paper Plate Crafts that are fun to make. 

Fun to make Halloween Paper Plate Crafts

Jack and Sally Paper Plate Craft – About a Mom
  1. Paper Plate Candy Corn Banner – The Gracious Wife
    This cute and festive DIY Paper Plate Candy Corn Banner makes an adorable and cheap DIY Halloween decoration that’s perfect for your home or even a Halloween party decoration. So easy to make that even the kids could help!
  2. Jack and Sally Paper Plate Craft – About a Mom
    This simple Jack and Sally Halloween craft is sure to get you in the spirit of the season!
  3. Spider Web Paper Plate Craft – I Heart Crafty Things
    This paper plate spider web craft is super simple to make and is perfect as a playful Halloween craft.
  4. Paper Plate Frankenstein Mask – Red Ted Art
    Halloween is coming up I thought I’d bring it back old school to good ol’ Frankenstein! A Paper Plate Frankenstein Mask with Template!
  5. Halloween Paper Plate Wreath – I Heart Arts n Crafts
    The personalized handprint spider gives it the perfect touch! This would be cute to do every year with your kids and they can see how big their spider gets.
  6. Paper Plate Black Cat – Easy Peasy and Fun
    It’s time to get crafty with paper plates again and as Halloween is near why not try to make a paper plate black cat (though these would be fun in any kitty colours)!
  7. Halloween Emoji Paper Plate Crafts – About a Mom
    Super fun emoji Halloween paper plate crafts these are made using basic craft supplies and are a fun activity for the weekend, with Halloween just a few days away.
  8. Mr Bones Paper Plate Skeleton – Mom Endeavors
    Need a quick, easy, and not-so-scary Halloween craft to do with the kids? Making your own paper plate skeleton is a great option and is also a fun piece of Halloween decor!
  9. Paper Plate Witch Hat – Cutesy Crafts
    Super cute paper plate witches hats that are made to coincide with a song that Cutesy Crafts created.
  10. Big Pumpkin Halloween – A Little Pinch of Perfect
    Paper Plate crafts based around the Big Pumpkin storybook
  11. Pumpkin Patch Paper Plate Marble Maze – Buggy and Buddy
    Design a paper plate marble maze that looks just like a pumpkin patch in this Halloween STEM challenge for kids! Children will explore various physics concepts (like balance and gravity) as they create and design mazes and obstacles for marbles to travel through in their pumpkin patch paper plate marble mazes in this fun fall science activity!
  12. Paper Plate Witch – Arty Crafty Kids
    This is a super easy Halloween craft that kids will love and the hair can be plated and styled however your Arty Crafty Kids choose.
  13. Paper Plate Halloween Stick Puppets – 5 Minutes For Mom
    This is a simple craft that your kids will love making and then can play with and even use as Halloween decorations.
  14. Paper Plate Flying Ghost in a Window – The Pinterested Parent
    This adorable paper plate flying ghost is more eager than the rest. He and his friends are peeking out the window and they are just dying to create a little bit of spooky fun with you. This haunting craft is quick and easy to make and fun to play with.
  15. Zombie Paper Plate Craft – Mess For Less
    Halloween is almost upon us, but your kids can enjoy this Zombie Craft for Kids any time of year. If your kids love gross things they will flip for this paper plate craft featuring yarn brains and springy eyeball!
  16. Paper Plate Spooky Eyeball – The Classroom Creative
    A craft to hang on a black bulletin board for added drama, or have the kids make two for a pair of spooky eyes.
  17. Paper Plate Skull – Glued to My Crafts
    Have fun this “spook-tacular” Halloween by crafting up some “NOT” so scary kids crafts.
  18. Mummy Paper Plate Lacing Craft – Our Kid Things
    A fun lacing craft for Halloween! It’s a Mummy Paper Plate Lacing Craft!
  19. Flying Bats Sun Catcher Craft – The Pinterested Parent
    Create a stunning window display with these flying bats sun catchers
  20. Paper Plate Dracula – Housing a Forest
    These little Paper Plate Dracula’s were so fun to make

2 Comments

  • Sim @ Sim's Life October 13, 2019 at 2:49 pm

    Some fabulous inspiration for Halloween crafts! It’s amazing how much fun can be had making crafts from paper plates! Sim x

  • Rachel Craig October 20, 2019 at 1:44 pm

    Great ideas. Thanks for Sharing.

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