How to Make Easy Tissue Paper Ghosts
This is a good craft to work on with your kids. Using white tissue paper stuffed with recycled newspaper you can make as many of these fun ghosts as you like. This is a guide about how to make easy tissue paper ghosts.
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This ghost project was essentially free because I made it with items already at home. These ghosts would be ideal as indoor decorations. However, if you want to use them as decorations outside your home - I would recommend decorating on Halloween night because the cold air or mist won't do well with tissue paper.
Total Time: 5-15 minutes per ghost
Yield: As many as you would like!
- tissue paper
- newspaper inserts
- black Sharpie
- balloon ribbon or any narrow ribbon
- You can use any old newspaper or ad circular inserts that you're going to toss out anyway for this project! Crumble the papers into a ball to make the head of the ghost.
- Using tissue paper (during the holidays, when I make purchases I will ask for complimentary tissue paper and gift boxes) wrap the ball of paper with the tissue paper. Using rubber band or ribbon and tie the head to form a ghost.
- Using a Sharpie, decorate your ghosts! Then wrap ribbon around the head in a knot and ready to hang as decor.