Category Archives: Halloween Craft Projects

Make this: Glow-in-the-Dark Slime

Glow in the Dark Slime how to

Glow-in-the-Dark Slime is sure to be a big hit with kids and adults. It’s an ideal activity for a Halloween party or a Slumber party. We created some Glow-in-the-Dark Slime and stored it in our snap-lid jars with jack-o-lantern faces applied to the jars. Just places the jars near a light source to “charge” it […]

Make this: Eerie Front Porch Ghost for Halloween

Make a Front Porch Ghost

This creepy, spooky, and chilling phantom was made with some cuddly, fuzzy and soft Cuddle Fleece fabric. It’s a Cuddle Ghost! Haunt your front porch with the Cuddle Ghost this Halloween or use it indoors and place a bowl of treats on it’s lap. The color changing LED Base Light really makes it a real […]

Make this: Glowing Witch Hat Votive Holders

Make this Halloween Craft - Witch Hat Votives

This fun set of BOO wood block votive holders are made even more spooky with the added witch hats. The hats are created by adding Alcohol Ink to white vellum paper and swirling it on with a dabber. For full directions with photos see the free project sheet. All supplies available at Craft Warehouse stores.   […]

Haunted House Mason Jar Luminary

Make this Haunted House Mason Jar Luminary

This spooky and delightful Haunted House Luminary was made using a Sizzix Tim Holtz Die Cut, Tint It Spray and a Mason Jar. If you don’t have a die cut machine, you can look for a vinyl shape that would do the job. If you do have a die-cut machine, once you have this die-cut you […]

Make this: Boo Trio Sign with Jute

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This adorable BOO sign is a fun way to decorate for Halloween year after year. You can do so much with this idea created by Sarah from our Design Team. These 5×5 frames come unfinished, so you can make then whatever color or colors you want. You can also change the number of frames to 2, […]

Embellish a Pumpkin for Quick (and Reusable) Halloween Decor

The re-imagining of traditional pumpkins has been going on for a while. Some of the new designs are awesome, some seem like a bit of a stretch and far from Halloween-feeling. If you’re looking for an easy non-carve pumpkin display or faux pumpkin display we got the answer for you. The stores currently have stock […]

Make this: Candle Block Sticks for Halloween and Fall

Boo Candle Stick Halloween holders

These unfinished block candle holders are such a fun and versatile craft basic.  You get four sides to show off your favorite colors, papers or photos. With this Halloween project, the Vancouver store made these Halloween Candle Block Sticks With this Halloween project, the Vancouver store made these Halloween Candle Block Sticks with the unfinished […]

Paint a Pumpkin Teal this Halloween for Kids with Allergies

Make a teak Pumpkin Slat Sign for Halloween at Craft Warehouse

Painting pumpkins is a fun alternative to carving them and there have been a lot of great painted pumpkin projects on the internet, but there is an even better reason for you to do some pumpkin painting. Launched in 2014, The Teal Pumpkin Project solves the issue of children with allergies being left out of […]

Haunt your House – Make these Awesome Cheesecloth Ghosts

Using cheesecloth to make ghosts is a fun and spooky decoration that your party guests or trick-or-treaters will love. One cool thing about making cheesecloth ghosts is that you can make them very small and hang them high, maybe up on the stair case or in a upstairs window – or you can make them bigger. […]

Decorate your Front Door or Entryway with a Monogram Sign

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Why not decorate your door or entryway this fall season with a monogram sign to celebrate the fall holidays? These pretty signs can be made with any initial and designed for any holiday. The whole project will probably take less than an hour. You can use scrapbook papers, paint, embellishments or photos to make your sign. […]

These Halloween Ornaments are Fun Craft for All Ages

Make these Halloween Ornaments from Craft Warehouse

Some team members at our Beaverton store got in the Halloween mood with these tree ornaments and created a pack of monsters for your Halloween décor. These cute Halloween ornaments would look great hanging from a doorway, added to a wreath or filling out a bare tree branch. This is a fun and easy craft […]

Wire Wall Pumpkins

Wire Wall Pumpkins

These Wire Wall Pumpkins are so easy to decorate! Add a fall floral stem to it! Add Deco Mesh to it! Supplies: Pumpkin Wire Frame Orange Deco Mesh 1 small burlap bag Orange pipe cleaners Dark green or brown pipe cleaners Faux leaves Directions for Deco Mesh Pumpkin: Take Orange Deco Mesh cut in 6″ – […]

Heidi Swapp Marquee DIY Halloween Signs

Marquee Letters

Heidi Swapp Marquee DIY Halloween Signs are so fun, great for a table or in a window! You can even change out the paper each year with your new favorites. Supplies for BOO Marquee Sign: 1 – B & 2 – O Marquee letters 2 – 12×12 scrapbook paper (we used Doodle Bug “October 31” […]

Paper Mache Skeleton Art

Paper Mache Skeleton Art

Start with painting the Paper Mache Skeletons with black acrylic paint, once dry use a white bistro marker to create your design! Tip: If you mess up you can always wipe off the marker and paint over the area and you are off to a new start! We also carry other colors in the bistro […]

Paper Mache Pumpkin

Paper Mache Pumpkin

The Paper Mache Pumpkin crop is in! Love vintage?- decoupage them with newsprint! Prefer your pumpkins glamorous? (and shiny) Spray paint them with mirror paint spray. Traditionalist? Paint them orange with craft paint. OR- what if you painted them with chalkboard paint!!! – Whoa!… Here we painted the Paper Mache Pumpkins with Americana Black Chalkboard […]

Authentique Spirited Origami Clock and Card

Authentique Spirited Origami Clock and Card

I’ve been making these Origami clocks for years, out of everything from wallpaper to vellum. I love to teach this craft to friends, so I’m excited to give the readers on this blog the instructions as well! It’s truly a completely customizable decor piece, and is way easier to make than it looks. In addition […]

Vampire Teeth Pumpkins

Vampire Teeth Pumpkin

Tall paper mache pumpkins Black acrylic paint Tim Holtz scissors Vampire teeth Glue gun Directions: 1. Paint pumpkins with black acrylic paint. 2. Cut a rectangle into your pumpkin to make a hole for the teeth to go into. 3. Create notches so the teeth sit in the hole. 4. Use glue gun to hold […]

Fall Canvas Banners

Fall Canvas Banners

Decorate your home or mantel for the fall season with these canvas banners! They come pre-sewen so all you have to do is decorate it how ever you want! Ways you can decorate your banner: – Add patterned paper for the background – Layer burlap triangles over top – Use chipboard letters to spell out […]

Halloween Burlap Signs

Halloween Burlap Signs

If pumpkin carving isn’t for you, don’t worry! Our Halloween decorating ideas and projects yield eye-popping displays without the goopy mess! These Burlap Sign with Base are already painted black with burlap on them! Just decorate and you are done! Get a little more creative with our unfinished Sign with Base and customize it yourself! […]

Authentique Spirited Halloween Printers Tray

Authentique Spirited Halloween Printers Tray

Create a custom Halloween Printer’s Tray in no time at all! The Authentique Spirited 6×6 Paper Pad have papers that are already designed to cut apart and glue to fit perfectly! Embellish and display! Supplies: Black Printers Tray (Nst-219) Authentique Spirited Paper Collection Kit large & small pop dots Tombow permanent tape runner Ranger’s Glossy Accents […]

You’ve Been Booed Pails

You've Been Booed Pails

Sometimes called “Ghosting” or “The Phantom”, the Halloween BOO is an Autumn take on “Secret Santa” or May Baskets. To start a Halloween BOO, one neighbor secretly leaves a small gift basket, a BOO poem, BOO instructions and a BOO sign at a neighbor’s doorstep that says, “You’ve been BOOed!” Use our clear paint buckets […]

Halloween Chimney

Halloween Chimney

Welcome back to another featured project from our Meridian Craft Warehouse Employee Design Team Contest! Becca Glos wows us with a Halloween Chimney that she created using our unfinished Advent Calendar by Kaiser Crafts! Here are her instructions, so you can create your own! Supplies: Kaiser Craft Chimney Advent Calendar Delta Acrylic Paint: Black Elmers […]

Paper Mache Halloween Cones

Paper Mache Halloween Cones

Get a head start on creating for Halloween! These Halloween Paper Mache Cone projects are perfect to decorate your home and then make great gifts near the holiday! Supplies: Undecorated Kraft Cones Halloween Paper Mod Podge Black Paint Foam Brush Ribbon Martha Stewart Scoring Board Terra Cotta Pots for Trees Dowels Candy Corn E6000 Glue […]

Fall Holiday Signs

Get a head start on your fall decorating projects! Short on time but want to spell it out? Start with these partially done signs and simply add your message or photos! These signs come plain and ready to embellish! Add a wood candle holder for a taller statement! We took our plain sign stand from Halloween to […]

Halloween Paper Cones

Halloween Paper Cones

We have a paper mache project for every holiday! These Doodlebug Designs cones are perfect for your Halloween party or home decor! Supplies: 2 – large paper mache cones 10 – 12×12 sheets of patterned paper of your choice. Marvy scalloped punch 1.5″ Glass 3″ candle stick Chip board Glue gun E6000 glue Gray primer […]

Feathered Masks

Feathered Mask

Today we are featuring two winners of our Employee Design Team Contest from our Medford Craft Warehouse! These feathered masks are sure to wow at your next costume party! Dana and Kira wrote easy directions so you can make your own! Supplies: 1 pk of Trevini small gold crystals 1 pack of Touch of Nature […]