Video: Flaxie Buds Halloween Workshop – Dancing Ghosts

Join us for one of our popular Flaxie Buds Halloween Workshops…but at home!  Today’s craft is making a dancing ghosts toy!

This craft uses some supplies you might already have at home, here are some alternatives you could use if not.

Tissue paper – Kitchen roll will work for this.

Craft sticks – Old pens or pencils would also work.

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dancing ghosts

Dancing Ghosts

To make these dancing ghosts you will need:

  • Newspaper or magazine
  • White tissue paper (or kitchen roll)
  • Glue stick
  • Sticky tape
  • Black marker
  • Scissors
  • Craft sticks (or old pens or pencils)

Instructions:

  1. Roll a sheet of newspaper or magazine into a ball and secure with
    sticky tape.
  2. Cover the ball with tissue paper using glue to stick in place.
  3. Use strips of tissue paper to stick a skirt around the ball.
  4. Repeat 1-3 to create a second ghost.
  5. Add eyes and a mouth to each ghost with black marker.
  6. Make 2 long tubes from newspaper or magazine sheets and flatten.
  7. Secure the sheets in an L shape using glue or sticky tape.
  8. Plait these strips together to form a spring.
  9. Stick a craft stick to each end (or old pencil or pen!) using sticky
    tape.
  10. Stick a ghost on each end!