Haunted Halloween Decorations

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!




Supplies Needed: Crayola Washable Paint, Crayola Scissor, Crayola Paint Brush, Crayola Construction Paper, Crayola School Glue, Crayola Metallic Markers, Paper Towel Rolls, Clear Tape & Wiggle Eyes


  • 1.

    Cut paper towel roll in half. On one end, fold both sides of roll inward to create bat ears.

  • 2.

    Paint roll. Let dry 1–2 hours.

  • 3.

    Accordion fold a piece of construction paper. Cut in half.

  • 4.

    Cut a small slit in side of roll.

  • 5.

    Pinch construction paper to flatten, and insert into slit.

  • 6.

    Unfold and fan construction paper out. Tape to roll as bat wing.

  • 7.

    Repeat steps 5–6 for second wing.

  • 8.

    Glue wiggle eyes to roll.

  • 9.

    Add mouth and fangs with marker.

  • 10.

    Create any other creatures & display your decorations.