Paper Craft Haunted House: Red House

As Halloween sneak up on us, this Paper Craft Haunted House is the perfect activity to do with kids. With a free printable template, this craft can be easily made whether you are artistically inclined or not.

Paper Craft Haunted House

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Supplies for Paper Craft Haunted House

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Paper Craft Haunted House Directions

This paper craft haunted house craft is a great way for kids to build their fine motor skills, think creatively, and follow step-by-step directions. This craft would be awesome for a whole class project or to do at home with your kiddos. Follow these step-by-step directions to create a masterpiece!

Step 1: Download Your Materials

Download and print out the haunted house template. Carefully cut out all the pieces, following which color cardstock to print on.

Step 2: Get Creative with the Pastels

On a white piece of construction paper or card stock, draw a circle (moon) with yellow pastels and then trace that circle with orange. Use your fingertips to smudge the colors together. Use shades of red and orange to finish filling in the paper, darker to lighter. Blend, blend, and blend some more!

Step 3: Create a Picture Border

Once finished, draw a border around the entire piece of paper with black oil pastel. Blend the black pastel towards the middle of the paper.

Step 4: Glue Everything Together

Then, glue the fence towards the bottom of the paper. Next, glue the house on top of the fence and the bats over the moon. Finally, glue the doors and windows onto the house followed by any ghosts you want to add!

Make this project even more unique! Try different color combinations and add some glitter!!!

Paper Craft Haunted House

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Paper Craft Haunted House
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Paper Craft Haunted House: Red House

making a orange coloured haunted house with kids

This is a tutorial on how to make a paper craft haunted house: red house.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Active Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Difficulty Easy

Materials

  • Printer and haunted house template
  • Construction Paper or Cardstock
  • Oil Pastels
  • Glue

Tools

  • Scissors

Instructions

    Download and print out the haunted house template. Carefully cut out all the pieces, following which color cardstock to print on.

    On a white piece of construction paper or card stock, draw a circle (moon) with yellow pastels and then trace that circle with orange. Use your fingertips to smudge the colors together. Use shades of red and orange to finish filling in the paper, darker to lighter. Blend, blend, and blend some more!

    Once finished, draw a border around the entire piece of paper with black oil pastel. Blend the black pastel towards the middle of the paper.

    Then, glue the fence towards the bottom of the paper. Next, glue the house on top of the fence and the bats over the moon. Finally, glue the doors and windows onto the house followed by any ghosts you want to add!

    Make this project even more unique! Try different color combinations and add some glitter!!!

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Paper Craft Haunted House

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.

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