Arts & Crafts Fun – Halloween Faces

Creating some Halloween faces is a great way of extending the learning about Halloween and using alternative material to create art work. It will help to develop hand-eye coordination and concentration.

What you will need:

  • Paper plates
  • Black felt
  • Black and white card
  • Googley eyes
  • Orange, green and black paint and paint brushes
  • Safety scissors


Pumpkin face:

  • Paint a paper plate orange
  • Cut a piece of green paper in to the shape of a stalk.
  • Cut the mouth out of black paper as shown in the picture
  • Glue on the googley eye, mouth and stalk

Bat Face:

  • Paint a paper plate black
  • Cut two triangle ears and two wings shape out of black card
  • Cut the mouth with two teeth out of white paper as shown in the picture
  • Glue on the googley eye, mouth, ears and wings

Frankenstein face:

  • Paint a square paper plate green
  • Cut two shapes as shown in the picture for the steel bolt out of black card.
  • Cut a pie of black felt with a zigzag cut on one side for the hair
  • Draw the mouth on with a black marker and a scar on one side of the face.
  • Glue on the googley eye, ears and hair

Have fun with this experiment and adult supervision at all times.

© Teresa Boardman, Nanny Options.

Nanny Options
Nanny Options is an International Irish Childcare Agency based in Dublin. We provide Experienced and Professional Nannies, Maternity Nurses, Babysitters, Special Events Nannies, Housekeepers, Tutors, Sleep Training, Parenting Classes and First Aid Courses. Our Director, Teresa Boardman who has 30+ years’ knowledge is committed to providing you and your family with a quality service. She has gained a broad experience of children within different family setups.

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