Easy Halloween Crafts!


Ryann Zaenglein

Finished Rainbow Pumpkin craft

Ryann Zaenglein, Reporter

It’s almost Halloween and some people still don’t have any decorations! If you want to know how to make a rainbow pumpkin with crayons and a ghost with cling wrap at your house, keep reading!

Ghost In The Mirror:

1: Get a picture frame.

2: Take the glass out of the front.

3: Spray paint the back with mirror paint.

4: Put a picture of a ghost in one corner behind the glass.

5: Put the “mirror” back together and you are done! 


Creepy Chokers:

1: You can use a hot glue gun to draw on a sheet of parchment paper and make it one long piece of hot glue that can fit over the front of your neck.

2: Paint it whatever color you want to. 

3: Then you will hot glue a piece of elastic to each side so that it can be secured in the back.


3D Ghost Baby Picture:

1: Grab a picture frame and take it apart and get rid of the glass.

2: Pop a baby doll’s head off.

3: Rub vaseline all over the head. 

4: Place the head on the empty picture frame.

5: Put a piece of cheesecloth on top of the baby’s head and make it fit perfectly onto the head.   

6: Put on more cheesecloth one piece at a time until it looks like a cloud.

7: After each piece of cheesecloth, you spray with starch and wait for it to dry.

8: Take the head out.

9: Put the frame back together and you are done!!


Cling Wrap Ghost:

1: Get a ton of cling wrap and clear packaging tape.

2: Wrap each part of you one at a time with cling wrap and cover it with the tape.

3: Cut the cling wrap and tape off yourself and then tape it all together to make a cling wrap ghost!!


Rainbow pumpkin:

1: Buy a white plastic pumpkin.

2: Hot glue different colored crayons onto the top of the pumpkin.

3: Use a hairdryer to melt the crayons and make a cool drippy design!


Jack-O-Lantern teeth:

1: Carve a pumpkin but don’t cut any teeth out.

2: Get the mouth part that you cut out. 

3: Cut out teeth from the mouth scrap piece. 

4: Cut off the pumpkin skin from the teeth.

5: Poke a toothpick into the teeth and attach them to the pumpkin.

Finished Pumpkin for Jack-O-Lantern teeth craft


Carrine Barnett, WMS seventh-grader, said that she would probably do the ghost in the mirror to prank her friends. Barnett also said she wouldn’t make the cling wrap ghost because it seemed like a waste of time.  

These crafts were taken from “Five Minute Crafts” on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AUgmMB-qOaA