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Need a spooky Halloween craft for the kids to make??? This brown paper bag zombie craft is perfect!

We love making Halloween crafts for kids because they’re great for building family memories. This one is extra cool because it’s spooky too!

Be sure to download our free printable template so you can easily recreate it with your kids or students.

Make it with preschool, kindergarten and elementary children and they’ll have fun not only making it, but playing with it after too!

Easy Zombie Craft

Collage of blue and green zombie paper bag craft images with the words paper bag zombie craft in the middle

Supplies

  • Brown paper bags
  • Colored paper (in red, white, pink, gray/black and zombie skin color)
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Black marker
  • Zombie craft template (download form located at the end of this post)

Related: Zombie Painted Rocks For Kids

Directions

Download the zombie craft template, print and cut out the pieces.

Hands holding zombie craft template

Glue the ears to the back of the zombie’s head. Place the eyes on the face and glue down.

Hands gluing zombie ears onto face
Hands gluing zombie eyes onto paper bag zombie head

Position the mouth in the middle of the face, just below the eyes and glue in place. Glue the teeth inside the mouth.

If using, glue the brain somewhere at the top of the zombie’s head. Use the black marker to draw stitches on the face.

Hands gluing brain onto paper bag zombie head

Take the completed zombie head and glue it to the flap of the brown paper bag. Glue the body to the rest of the brown paper bag.

Hands gluing zombie head onto paper bag
Hands gluing green body piece to zombie puppet craft

Cut jagged pieces out of the zombie’s shirt, then glue it on the zombie’s body. Use the black marker to draw more stitches on the exposed parts of the zombie’s body.

Hands gluing torn shirt onto zombie

Now you have a spooky zombie puppet to play with!

If your kids enjoyed this craft, they’ll also have fun making these zombie painted rocks!

Blue paper bag zombie craft
Green paper bag zombie craft

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Paper Bag Zombie Craft

Prep Time: 8 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Make this spooky paper bag zombie craft with the kids this Halloween!

Materials

  • Brown paper bags
  • Colored paper (in red, white, pink, gray/black and zombie skin color)
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Black marker
  • Zombie craft template (download form located at the end of this post)

Instructions

  1. Download the zombie craft template, print and cut out the pieces.
  2. Glue the ears to the back of the zombie’s head. Place the eyes on the face and glue down.
  3. Position the mouth in the middle of the face, just below the eyes and glue in place. Glue the teeth inside the mouth.
  4. If using, glue the brain somewhere at the top of the zombie’s head. Use the black marker to draw stitches on the face.
  5. Take the completed zombie head and glue it to the flap of the brown paper bag. Glue the body to the rest of the brown paper bag.
  6. Cut jagged pieces out of the zombie’s shirt, then glue it on the zombie’s body. Use the black marker to draw more stitches on the exposed parts of the zombie’s body.

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