There are certain home supply staples that double as craft supply staples: empty toilet paper tubes, plastic utensils, empty glass jars, etc. Close to the top of that list are plain paper plates. At such an affordable price from the grocery store, it’s always a good idea to have a big stack on hand throughout the year, but especially during the holidays! And Halloween is no exception, that’s for sure. This week’s roundup showcases Halloween crafts for kids that are made with paper plates. It’s time to head for the pantry and get your children ready for some paper plate crafting!
Set a spooky scene in your home with this idea from The Pinterested Parent. Create a set of Halloween silhouettes to display in your home.
Practice a great motor skill while being crafty! Mom Endeavors uses a paper plate as the basis of this Halloween-themed lacing card.
Paper plates make excellent spiders. I Heart Crafty Things takes a playful spin on traditional Halloween spiders by making them in a rainbow of colors.
Candy corn is an essential Halloween treat. Make sure it’s displayed in your home by having your child make a strand of Sophistishe’s paper plate candy corn garland.