Flying Bats Window Silhouettes – Halloween Crafts for Kids

Get ready to add a touch of spooktacular magic to your windows with Flying Bats Window Silhouettes – a craft project designed just for kids!

Halloween is approaching, and what better way to get into the spirit of this eerie holiday than by creating your own swarm of bats to decorate your windows?

With a few simple materials and a lot of creativity, you’ll transform your living space into a mysterious, moonlit scene that’s perfect for Halloween.

Be sure to check out this spooky collection of Halloween ideas, activities and recipes for the entire family. 

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While we’re making flying bat window silhouettes today, this tutorial can easily be changed to make pumpkin window silhouettes or any other fun Halloween symbol.

So come Halloween, it’s time to get out these fascinating creatures and turn them into a fun Halloween crafts for kids.

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Or enjoy these Halloween Board Books with your toddler. It’s the perfect way to tie in the holiday to your Halloween activities!

Flying Bats Window Silhouettes – Halloween Crafts for Kids

Materials Needed:

  • Construction Paper
  • Tissue Paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Tape
  • Stapler
  • Hole Puncher
  • Piece of Yarn or Ribbon

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Directions:

1. Staple two large sheets of construction paper together on one end.

This will help keep them in place.

2. Using a plate as a guide, draw a large circle.

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3. Draw out your bat shapes and cut out of the two sheets stapled together.

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4. Cut out circles in tissue paper.

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5. Overlap tissue over bat openings on one circle, careful to cover entire opening. Tape edges of tissue to one of the pieces of construction paper to keep tissue in place.

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6. Place 2nd large circle on top, matching bat cutouts. Glue the two pieces of construction paper together.

7. Hole punch and insert yarn for hanger.

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Easy Printable Halloween Fun!

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Flying Bats Window Silhouettes

Flying Bats Window Silhouettes

Yield: 1
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Estimated Cost: $

Get ready to add a touch of spooktacular magic to your windows with Flying Bats Window Silhouettes – a craft project designed just for kids!

Materials

  • Construction Paper
  • Tissue Paper
  • Glue
  • Tape
  • Piece of Yarn or Ribbon

Tools

  • Scissors
  • Stapler
  • Hole Puncher

Instructions

    1. Staple two large sheets of construction paper together on one end.
    2. Using a plate as a guide, draw a large circle..
    3. Draw out your bat shapes and cut out of the two sheets stapled together.
    4. Cut out circles in tissue paper.
    5. Overlap tissue over bat openings on one circle, careful to cover entire opening. Tape edges of tissue to one of the pieces of construction paper to keep tissue in place.Place 2nd large circle on top, matching bat cutouts.
    6. Glue the two pieces of construction paper together.
    7. Hole punch and insert yarn for hanger.

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8 Comments

  1. What a great craft! I am hoping my little one finds interest in crafts soon!! Soooo many cute ideas out there. Thanks for the share!

    1. It can be tough to find age appropriate crafts… but your kiddos will get there soon.

  2. I love it! And I think this is one craft I could actually pull off!

  3. What a fun craft that is perfect for Fall! I love decorating our windows with silhouette art like this!

  4. Very nice quick & easy craft, why even wee ones can put the tissue circles over the pre-cut bats! Many thanks for linking up at After School Linky Party!

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