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She's Crafty: Egg Carton Bats

A fun and not-so-spooky holiday craft!


  • Egg Carton (will make 4 bats)
  • Black acrylic or tempera paint
  • Scissors
  • Paintbrush
  • Pipe Cleaners/String/Ribbon
  • Googly Eyes/Chalk/white marker


-Remove lid from carton (we used for paint pallet)

-Take egg carton lower piece and cut in half down vertical center

- now cut each half again horizontally so you have rows of 3

- trim ends if needed

-paint black

- poke two holes on top, thread ribbon or pipe cleaner through top holes

- add eyes, faces, any decor you like