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Bouncing Ghost

Booooo  This craft is a delightful spook that will hang around for many Halloweens to come.


STYROFOAM* Brand Foam:
Black acrylic paint
White craft foam, one sheet
Glow-in-the-dark wiggle eyes, 3/8", two
White elastic cord, 18" length
Liner or small round paintbrush
Disposable palette
Water basin
Paper towels
Extra-long straight pins
Thick, white craft glue


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Cut pattern from craft foam as indicated. Glue straight arm edges to foam cone at right angle. Hold arms in place with pins until glue dries.

Using photo as guide, paint black mouth. (Note: Young children may find it easier to use handle end of brush to "dot on" mouth.) Glue eyes to cone; let dry.

Knot one end of elastic cord. Use pencil point to poke small hole in tip of cone. Glue knot into hole; let dry. Hang ghost from trees, doorways, curtain rods and more.

This craft reprinted courtesy of Dow makers of Styrofoam Brand Foam.

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