Lolly Pop Ghost
Cut 2 squares of white material approximately 10cm x 10cm. Lay them down so that the top piece is rotated 45 degrees to the bottom, giving you 8 points. Place a lolly pop in the centre and gather the material up around it. Tie with a piece of white wool. Stick or draw on eyes and a mouth. To make arms gather up part of the material and tie with more wool.
Recommended for age 7+ (or 4+ with help).
Make skull shapes from salt dough (you can do this by hand or by using a skull shaped cookie cutter). Use brightly coloured paint to decorate your skull in the style of the Mexican Day of the Dead.
Recommended for age 8+ (or 3+ with help).
In Mexico decorated sugar skulls are used as part of the Day of the Dead festival. Make a skull shape from fondant icing or white chocolate moulding paste. Use icing pens and small sweets to decorate.
Recommended for age 4+ (or 3+ with help).
Vampire Bat Puppet
Make a vampire bat finger puppet. Glued rather than stitched.
Recommended for age 8+ (or 5+ with help).
Halloween Hidden Pictures
Colour the multiples of a given number to reveal 4 hidden pictures on a Halloween theme.
Recommended for age 5+.