Ghouls just want to have fun! Make a fab-boo-lous Flying Ghost Stick Puppet & paper plate craft, then spook, scare, and play.
CRAYOLA Washable Paint
CRAYOLA Take Note permanent Markers
CRAYOLA Glitter Glue
CRAYOLA Paint Brushes
CRAYOLA No-Run School Glue
CRAYOLA Metallic Markers
1.Turn plate upside-down. Sketch landscape scene, ghost, and moon.
2.Cut out ghost and moon completely. Cut out landscape, keeping rim of plate intact.
3.Paint upside-down plate, moon, a craft stick, and right-side-up plate. Dry 1 to 2 hours. Add second coat. Dry 1 to 2 hours.
4.Draw spooky background elements on right-side-up plate with permanent marker.
5.Glue rim of right-side-up plate, leaving 3 to 4-inch unglued at bottom of plate. Press upside-down plate on top to secure.
6.Add glitter glue stars to background. Let all glue steps dry 3 to 4 hours.
7.Draw details on landscape with metallic markers.
8.Draw face on ghost with permanent marker.
9.Glue ghost to craft stick.
10.Glue moon to top plate. Let all glue steps dry 1 to2 hours.
11.Gently pull apart unglued section of plates. Place craft stick inside and move around to watch your ghost fly through the sky!
-Little hands may need help cutting out the paper plate landscape scen
-If you don’t have a craft stick at home, substitute an upcycled popsicle stick instead.
-Create more stick puppets to fly through your scene, like a bat, witch, or zombie!
Find this craft and more holiday fun at crayola.com