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Q-Tip Skeleton

Image of Q Tip Skeleton

Q-Tips make great bones for this Halloween Skeleton. The kids will have a great time making this project.

Supplies

18 Q-tips
Black cardstock or construction paper
White paper
Black marker
Scissors
White glue

Instructions

1. Begin by gluing 6 whole Q-tips on the black cardstock for the skeleton’s ribs.



2. Glue 1 Q-tip perpendicular over the ribs to act as the backbone. Have the Q-tip lie flush with the last rib, but poke up longer than the top rib, to act as the neck bone.



3. Draw a skull on the white paper with a black marker, and cut it out.

4. Glue the skull on the paper above and touching the neck bone.        

5. Glue 4 whole Q-tips for the arm joints and leg joints, as shown in the finished photo below.



6. Cut 6 whole Q-tips in half, or make them even shorter if you like (like I did). These are smaller bones that can be used as the 10 fingers, and 2 to be the feet. Glue them in place.                    

7. Hang on your front door for the Trick-or-Treaters!

This project is reproduced courtesy of Crafts For All Seasons where you will find crafts to fit every season.

Contributor

Image of Terri Bose of MakingFriends.com
Terri Bose of MakingFriends.com

Terri is the creator of makingfriends.com, freekidscrafts.com, scoutswaps.com and badginabag.com. Her work is republished all over the internet and is considered the queen of kids crafts.

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