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Halloween can be scary for little ones but that doesn’t mean they can’t join in on the fun. Take the spookiness down a notch with these friendly ghost crafts that will get kids into the spirit without scaring them away. Many of these are hands on activities they can make themselves. String up cute ghost pinatas, make footprint keepsakes, ghost art with paint and craft sticks, or adorable cards to hand out to friends on Halloween.

What are your favorite ghost activities for kids?

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Handprint Ghost Cards | Willowday
Ghost Splat Painting | Pink Stripey Socks
Ghost Sponge Craft | I Heart Crafty Things
Ghost Footprint Keepsake | Crafts on Sea

Halloween Felt Cone Friends | hello, Wonderful
Ghost Felt Bags | Say Yes
Confetti Ghosts | Jacks & Kate
Ghost Decorations | Please Note Paper

Kawaii Ghost Favors | Next to Nicx
Ghost Eraser Art | Crafty Morning
Ghost Gourds | Cut Cut Craft 
Toy Ghosts | Adventure in a Box

Felt Ghost Garland | Wild Olive
Puffy Ghosts | Thriving Home
Easy Mini Ghost Pinatas | Red Ted Art
Popsicle Stick Ghosts | Glued to My Crafts
Ghost Puppets | Popsicle

Have any fun ghosts projects you’ve made recently? Please share them in the comments!

Here’s one more we’d love to share, Rainbow Tissue Paper Ghosts!

Check out more fun and Halloween ideas for kids!

Agnes Hsu is a mom of three and has been inspiring parents and kids to get creative with easy activities and family friendly recipes for over 10 years. She shares her love for creative play and kids food to her 2MM+ followers online. Agnes' commitment to playful learning and kindness has not only raised funds for charity but also earned features in prestigious nationwide publications.