How to Make Ghosts Using Tissues

That spooky time of the year is back again. Do you find yourself surfing the internet for hours looking for fun Halloween decorations to make? Well do not waste another hour. Here, this article will show you how to create simple ghosts that will make your little trick-or-treaters say "OOhhh". Not to mention they are super cheap, which is always a plus!


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    Scrunch/Crumple two tissues into one ball. This is the head!
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    Get out another tissue to overlap the ball (do not scrunch this one). It does not have to be aligned or perfect, the sloppier the better! This is the body.
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    Attach string/tape around the end of the "head" creating a "neck" for the ghost. You can even make a bow with the string if you want.
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    Make a face for your ghost using markers, googly eyes etc. Get creative!


  • You should not use these tissues for your face after they have been colored on with markers!
  • You should place carefully in bin when not in use to limit dust collected.


  • May get tangled up if you decide to use string to attach numerous ghosts together.

Things You'll Need

  • A box of tissues or more depending on how many you make!
  • String/Tape
  • Scissors, if using string
  • Crayons, markers, googly eyes, stickers, glitter--ANY craft item can be used to decorate ghosts!

Article Info

Categories: Kids' Crafts