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Halloween crafts for kids: Jar-o'-lantern candle holders

The Jar-o'-lantern Candle Holder can be found on

The Jar-o'-lantern Candle Holder can be found on Photo Credit: Ed Judice

Get into the spirit of Halloween with this autumn-inspired craft from, a website from Disney that is filled with thousands of crafts, games and recipes for children and families.

Jar-o'-lantern Candle Holders

What you'll need
- masking tape
- clean, dry jar
- paintbrush
- orange acrylic paint
- battery-operated tea light

How to make it

1. Cut masking tape into simple jack-o'-lantern face shapes, such as triangles and squares.

2. Invite your child to create a face with the shapes on the side of a clean, dry jar. Brush the outside with orange acrylic paint.

3. After the paint dries, carefully remove the tape shapes. For a cleaner line, first peel up the corners of the shape.

4. Light your jar-o'-lantern with a battery-operated tea light.


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