Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Floating Ghost Window Decoration

by Jane (follow)
5 to 10s (616)      Under 5s (593)      Any Age (405)      Over 10s (384)      Cheap (300)      Decoration (121)      Halloween (84)      Ghost (10)      Haunted house (2)     


ghost cut out, trimmed ghost, craft idea ghost, craft idea ghoul, fun decorations for Halloween, homemade Halloween


Create this easy floating ghost to decorate a window for Halloween. Why not create a whole family of ghosts to make a haunted house?

Time: 10 minutes
Age: Any age
Level: Easy

Materials
Translucent paper (e.g. tracing paper or baking paper)
Sticky back contact paper (book covering)
Scissors



freezer paper, translucent paper, ghost baking paper, ghost tracing paper, making a ghost out of paper
We used baking paper


Method
Tear a ghost shape out of the paper. Tearing the paper instead of cutting with scissors gives a nice fuzzy edge to the ghost.



freezer paper, translucent paper, ghost baking paper, ghost tracing paper, making a ghost out of paper


Tear eyes and a mouth out of the ghost shape. Younger children will find it easier to draw a face on with a black pen instead.



freezer paper, translucent paper, ghost baking paper, ghost tracing paper, making a ghost out of paper


Peel the backing paper off the sticky contact paper and stick your ghost onto the sticky side.



freezer paper, translucent paper, ghost baking paper, ghost tracing paper, making a ghost out of paper


Cut around the ghost leaving a sticky border of about half a centimetre.



ghost cut out, trimmed ghost, craft idea ghost, craft idea ghoul, fun decorations for Halloween, homemade Halloween
Ready to affix to window


Stick the ghost on to a window. The sticky plastic border around the ghost is the part that will stick to the window.



ghost cut out, trimmed ghost, craft idea ghost, craft idea ghoul, fun decorations for Halloween, homemade Halloween


Categories
#Under 5s
#5 to 10s
#Over 10s
#Any age
#Halloween
#Ghost
#Decoration
#Haunted house
#Cheap
#Contact paper
#Sticky back plastic
I like this Article - 6
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Jane
Here's a super cheap and easy dolls house using recycled materials
5 likes
Little kings or queens will enjoy making and decorating their own crowns
3 likes
Here's how to create an autumn leaves suncatcher decoration
4 likes
These rainbow glue trail pictures are a fun way to explore shapes and texture
6 likes
These floating boats are very easy to make and provide lots of fun on a summer day
6 likes
Create a cast of a leaf in plaster of Paris
7 likes
view all articles by Jane
Articles by Jane on Other Hubs
Do you have a fussy eater? Some children prefer food to be simple and not touching on a plate
311 views
Try making a geometric photo frame montage to brighten up any space and create an eye catching wall ...
9 likes
Up, up and away! Hot air balloons brighten up any children's bedroom or playroom and you can pick fa...
9 likes
Give an easy update to a piece of furniture by changing the knobs
8 likes
ID: 4292
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
This is a fun activity that can get a little messy
1 like
A lovely spring craft for toddlers to create
3 likes
Box pinatas are a quick and easy alternative to papier mache pinatas
5 likes
For some students, math isnʼt always their favorite subject
1 like
Loom flowers are so easy, so fun, and if you make your own loom and use leftover yarn, they wont cos...
5 likes
With a flower loom, kids can easily create cute flowers, out of yarn, that can be used to decorate j...
3 likes
If your child loves to draw, this is a great activity for them to encourage their creativity
1 like
Upcycle a breakfast cereal box and hop into Easter with this cute Easter Bunny Mask
3 likes
Here's how to make a colourful elephant from a recycled milk bottle and tissue paper
6 likes
This cute and fun Christmas card can be made by little ones with the help of an adult
3 likes
Categories
Under 5s (593)
Any Age (405)
Over 10s (384)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (884)
Medium (247)
Hard (37)
 
Copyright 2012-2021 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version