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Make A Haunted House – Halloween Craft Activity

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Make Your Own Haunted House Halloween Stay at Home Craft Activity

Download Make a Haunted House PDF

What you need to make a Haunted House:

  • 1 x Empty Carton    
  • 1 x Strip of Cardboard    
  • Lollipop Sticks   
  • Paper  
  • Paint     
  • Pencil     
  • Scissors    
  • Pine cones     
  • Pipe Cleaners     
  • Googly Eyes (optional)    
  • PVA Glue  
  • Double Sided Tape
 Step 1 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 1

Paint Carton and allow to dry.

 Step 2 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 2 

Draw, paint and cut out windows and doors on coloured or white paper.

 Step 3 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 3 

Glue windows and doors onto all 4 sides of the painted carton using PVA glue.

 Step 4 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 4 

Glue lollipop sticks to the top of your carton to make a roof.

 Step 5 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 5 

If your carton has a cap, cut lollipop sticks in two and glue half a lollipop stick on either side. You can coverup the cap with a cut out image later.

 Step 6 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 6 

Colour and cut out a selection of Halloween images. You can use the templates included on this pdf or draw your own!

 Step 7 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 7 

Glue the Halloween cut outs onto your haunted house.

 Step 8 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 8 

Paint your sheet of cardboard, allow for it to dry. Then stick on your carton using double sided tape.

 Step 9 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 9 

Paint 1 or more pine cones orange with one green stem at the top to make a pumpkin.

 Step 10 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 10 

Paint another pine cone black. Wrap 4 pipe cleaners around the black pine cone in a row to create 8 legs. Then stick on some googly eyes to make a spider.

 Step 11 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 11 

Stick the pine cone pumpkins and spider to the sheet of cardboard using double sided tape.

 Step 12 Make Your own Halloween Haunted House Craft Activity by Luan Gallery

 

 

Step 12 

Fold back the bottom of any left over cut outs and stick them onto the sheet of cardboard using double sided tape. 


Congratulations! You have made your very own Haunted House!

 

Download Make a Haunted House PDF


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Happy Halloween!

 

Note for Parents: A parent/guardian must be present to ensure the safety of the children using the online tutorials. Parents will be required to maintain adequate supervision of their children while they are working on their haunted house. Parents' help may be needed with some children in preparing crafts, particularly when they need to use scissors.