Ghost and Bat Mobile

Ghost and Bat Mobile craft

Set the sp-o-o-o-ky m-o-o-o-d for trick-or-treat night! Prop this branch mobile in a planter, prop it up in front of a window, hang it from a tree in your front yard or from the ceiling on your porch.

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    Find a small, fallen tree limb with long finger-like branches on it.

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    Cover your work area with newspaper. Squeeze Crayola Glitter Glue all over the branches. Let dry overnight.

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    Design ghosts to hang on the glittery branch. Use your own ideas or follow these steps to make two-sided ghosts: • Put two pieces of Crayola Color Explosion White Paper back to back. • Cut a ghost shape through both layers using Crayola Scissors. Or to cut a ghost shape from one piece of Color Explosion White Paper and trace it on another in reverse. • Design each ghost using a Color Explosion White Marker. See the magical designs appear as you draw eyes and a mouth. Outline the ghost with a black marker. • Add sparkle with Glitter Glue. Let dry. • Tear white tissue paper into strips. • Use a Crayola Glue Stick to attach strips to the bottom and arms of one ghost. • Cut a piece of ribbon to the desired length. • Use a glue stick to attach a ribbon to the top of the ghost. • Glue one ghost to another, back to back. Make several ghosts for your mobile.

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    Design bats for your mobile. Use your own ideas or follow these steps to make three-sided bats that twirl: • Fold Crayola Color Explosion Black Paper in half. Cut one half of a bat shape starting at the fold line. Open the fold to reveal a symmetrical ba

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    Tie the ghosts and bats onto the ghouly branch!