Halloween Crafts

Try Out These Traditional Halloween Crafts!

Cornhusk Doll
Margo Letourneau

Enjoy these fun, traditional Halloween crafts! They’re great for the young and the young at heart!

Traditional Halloween Crafts

Pumpkin-Seed Necklace 

When you carve pumpkins this year, save the seeds and create pumpkin-seed necklaces! It’s a fun and unique way to celebrate the season.

Illustration: Margo Letourneau


Luminarias have been used by cultures around the world to honor loved ones and celebrate traditional holidays. Here’s how to make your own luminarias, which can add a spooky glow to Halloween night!


Cornhusk Doll 

Native Americans used cornhusks to make spiritual messenger dolls, and early Colonists painted faces on cornhusk dolls and made them into toys. 

Illustration: Margo Letourneau

Apple Heads 

This creepy craft is perfect for the end of apple season—and is sure to turn heads!

Photo Credit: Fayme Harper 

Pumpkin-Carving Tips and Tricks 

What will you carve into your pumpkin this year? Here are some pumpkin-carving tips and tricks!


Learn more about how to carve a pumpkin!

Pumpkin Spice Mix 

Make your own pumpkin pie spice mix with only five ingredients—no pumpkins necessary!

Pumpkin spice mix

More Halloween Fun

What’s your favorite Halloween craft? Let us know in the comments! We wish you all a Happy Halloween.

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