Glue Ghost

Squeeze out and form white glue into adorably spooky ghosts.
Glue Ghost craft


  • White glue or clear liquid glue
  • Wiggle eyes or any black-colored paper
  • Wax paper
  • Scissors
  • Hole punch
  • Craft wire (optional)
  • Glitter (optional)

Safety Tips

  • Watch out for this sign Ask for an adult's help.. It means adult help is needed for the particular step.


Step 1 Glue Ghost craft 1. On a sheet of wax paper, draw an outline of a ghost using white glue or clear liquid glue.
Step 2 Glue Ghost craft 2. Fill the ghost outline with a thick layer of white glue or clear liquid glue. Remove any bubbles on the surface of the glue using a toothpick or stick.
Step 3 Glue Ghost craft 3. To make the eyes, you can use a pair of wiggle eyes or punch out a pair of round shapes on black-colored paper. Place the eyes on your glue ghost.

Cut out an oval shape out of black paper to create the mouth. Position this on your glue ghost as well.
Step 4 Glue Ghost craft Ask for an adult's help.4. As an option, you can add a link at the top to make it easy to hang your glue ghost by a string. Bend a short piece of craft wire into a U-shape.
Stepa 5 Glue Ghost craft 5. With the ends facing downward, place the U-shaped link on the topmost part of your glue ghost.

*You can actually do without a U-shaped link by placing one end of a string directly onto the top of your glue ghost. This way you can still hang the ghost even without the metal link.
Step 6 Glue Ghost craft 6. Squeeze on more glue to cover the ends of the craft wire.
Step 7 Glue Ghost craft 7. Allow the glue ghosts to dry completely (takes around 1-2 days).
Step 8 Glue Ghost craft 8. Once dry, carefully peel off the glue ghost from the wax paper.
Step 9a Glue Ghost craft 9. Attach a string to the link and hang your cute glue ghost as Halloween décor. You can also string several of them together to make a Halloween garland or mobile.
Step 9b Glue Ghost craft   Strung on a length of string or ribbon, your glue ghost can also be worn as an adorable Halloween necklace!

More Ideas

Glittery glue ghost To make your ghost sparkly, sprinkle on some silver glitter before Step 7.