For some Halloween costumes, a little makeup creates the character, but for others – well, nothing but a mask will do! (And there’s no makeup to irritate sensitive skin or scrub off later – that’s a plus!) Here are some super-easy and fun Halloween masks for kids. You probably already have the materials around the house!
This easy Frog Mask from Kids Craft Room starts with a paper plate! The youngest ones will need help with the cutting, and older kids can tackle this project on their own. This frog has even caught a fly – a detail kids will love!
Foxes are everywhere these days, and a Paper Plate Fox Mask from Mom.Me also begins with a simple paper plate. This is an project that kids can have fun making themselves. Make yourself available to help with cutting out the eyes.
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The kids may not be able to make their own Crochet Ninja Turtle Masks, but these are just too cute to leave off this list! I wish I had seen this when my son became Leonardo! Stitch11 provides the pattern and complete instructions. The softness of this mask means it’s comfortable to wear!
Cardstock is easy to work with and comes in just about any color you can think of. The following video from Party Delights shows you how to use cardstock to make even more masks!
We’ve got some great costume ideas, too! And, ideas for themes for the entire family! Did the last minute catch up with you? Here are some last minute Halloween costume ideas. And, some masks specifically for adults.