Haunted Halloween Decorations
Turn cardboard tubes into spook-tacular spirits, boo-tiful bats, scary spiders, and other DIY Halloween decorations. Perfect as Halloween party decor!
1 Cut paper towel roll in half.
2 On one end, fold both sides of roll inward to create bat ears.
3 Paint roll. Let dry 1–2 hours.
4 Accordion fold a piece of construction paper.
5 Cut in half.
6 Cut a small slit in side of roll.
7 Pinch construction paper to flatten, and insert into slit.
8 Unfold and fan construction paper out. Tape to roll as bat wing.
9 Repeat steps 7–8 for second wing.
10 Glue wiggle eyes to roll.
11 Add mouth and fangs with marker.
12 Create any other creatures & display your decorations.
CIY Staff Tips:
- Younger crafters may need adult assistance for some of the finer cutting details.
- Create different creatures like a vampire, pumpkin, spider, or Frankenstein monster.