Halloween or not, getting your little one involved in some creepy and not so scary craft ideas is always a great way to keep him busy, and also get him familiar with some of the concepts and ideas revolving around the different fictional characters. If that’s what you’re planning to do, here’s some help.
I’ve got a fun vampire craft idea for you to get started on. You’ll hardly need any supplies for this, and to make things easier, there’s also a free downloadable template.
So what are you waiting for? Let’s get started shall we?
PS: Keep scrolling down after you’re done with this, because I’ve got some more exciting Halloween themed crafts, along the same lines as this one.
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Supplies Needed For Halloween Vampire Craft Idea
The beauty of this craft idea is that you need just a handful of supplies to get started with it. No fancy ribbons or pom poms needed.
- Vampire Craft Template
- Construction Paper (or cardstock)
- Fine Tip Black Marker
- Crayons, Markers or Colored Pencils
How To Make This Halloween Vampire Craft
Download your Vampire printable and cut out the template.
Once you have cut out your Vampire template, assemble the pieces together.
Glue the different parts of the vampire together. Don’t forget to add the vampire fangs.
Draw around the outside of the template with a black marker pen to make the template standout.
Once you have your Vampire craft created you are ready for the activity and literacy part. Give the kids the writing template and let them use their imaginations to describe what it would be like to live next door to a vampire.
This is a fantastic learning activity for Halloween. This vampire activity doubles up as writing practice and can be completed by a number of different aged children.
And if you and your little one loved this craft idea, here’s a little more for you to get started on. These are all Halloween themed, and perfect to introduce your kid to those scary characters in a fun way!
Check out the following Halloween Craft Ideas and download the free templates!
- Werewolf Craft Template
- Halloween Frog Craft And Writing Prompts
- Halloween Mummy Craft Template
- Simple Witch Craft for Preschool Kids
- Mad Scientist Craft For Kids
- Pirate Girl Craft
- Frankenstein Craft For Kids
Tips & Tricks
This activity may be a simple one- your little one might just need to do a bit of cutting and pasting, but there’s so much more meaning and knowledge you can add into it to make it better.
For instance, you could look up some fun facts about vampires or pick up a few good kid’s books centered around this fictional character. Infact, you could dedicate an entire day or two to teaching your little one about it and other characters of Halloween.
Download your free Vampire Printable Here
Don’t forget to check out more Halloween printable activities here on Craft Play Learn. We have a variety of fantastic Halloween writing activities and crafts for you to choose from!
And if you’re looking for some fun and scary activities, here are some quick links to get you started right away.
- Vampire Lollipops Halloween Treats
- Halloween Vampire Rock Crafts
- Halloween Stone Craft Activity for Kids
- Sweet & Silly Monster Crafts for Kids
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About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts, preschool music and reading with kids. Don’t forget to follow our fun crafts and creative ideas over on Facebook.