Subscribe to our newsletter

Receive the latest news, offers and creative activities for your children

Create Paper Monsters for Halloween

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters

With a few supplies we all have around the house, create funny paper monsters to decorate the house this Halloween. Kids can have hours of fun imagining, creating and personalising different little paper monsters. An ideal activity to develop children’s imaginations and also allows them to use several creative techniques including cutting, sticking and colouring.

You will need

  • check

    White Paper

  • check

    Coloured Paper

  • check

    Colouring Pens and pencils

  • check

    Pencil

  • check

    Scissors

Steps

Step 1

Take sheets of white paper. With a pencil, draw different shapes of eyes, glasses, mouths, eyebrows or teeth.

You can draw them in different sizes and with as many expressions as you want.

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters - 01

Step 2

Colour the shapes with colored pencils. You can accentuate certain details with markers.

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters - 02

Step 3

Cut out all the shapes you have created.

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters - 03

Step 4

On coloured sheets, draw shapes for the bodies of your monsters. Don’t be afraid to create weird shapes. Be creative!

Then cut out all of these new shapes.

If you don’t have any coloured sheets, draw the shapes on white sheets and then colour them.

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters - 04

Step 5

Using coloured pens and pencils add details to your monsters. You could add spots, arms or even wings !

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters - 05

Step 6

Glue the shapes of the eyes, mouth and teeth onto the bodies of your monsters.

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters - 06

Step 7

And there you have it, you have created funny little paper monsters!

Activity created for Maped Helix by Samantha Villagrán from Chuladas Creativas.

Maped - DIY activity for Halloween - Create paper monsters - 07