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Crafty Halloween Characters

Ever wonder what to do with those empty paper rolls? Well, why not make some fun and spooky Halloween characters?! In today’s blog, we show you how easy crafting can be for you and your loved ones this Halloween!

Materials

  • Empty toilet paper or paper towel rolls

  • Craft paint in Halloween colours (i.e. black, orange, white, yellow)

  • Paintbrushes

  • Accessories, such as pipe cleaners, craft paper, googly eyes, string, etc.

  • Craft glue

  • Markers or pencil crayons

Instructions

  1. Using craft paint and brushes, paint the paper roll all around the outside. Set aside and let dry. This can be done ahead of time, depending on the comfort level and ability of those in your care.
  2. Using craft paper, markers, and accessories, begin to cut, glue, and design your Halloween character! You can use the examples in our photos to help you decide what to make.
  3. Let dry and display on a table…preferably near those yummy Halloween treats!