For a fun Halloween craft for kids – this popsicle stick witch and black cat craft is really easy to make! Make one or make them both! You can even add a magnet to the back and turn them into fridge magnets.

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Popsicle Stick Witch Craft

Popsicle Stick Witch and Black Cat Craft

Grab some popsicle sticks and you can create so many different Halloween crafts with them!

Don’t let the ideas stop here – you can also make a mummy, pumpkin, Frankenstein or vampire. See the other Halloween characters we made here. 

Witch Popsicle Stick Craft

You can easily make these into magnets too by adding a magnet to the back.

Supplies Needed to Make These Popsicle Stick Halloween Crafts

Supplies to make the character features: 

 

Watch the Video Tutorial!

 

How to Make a Popsicle Stick Witch & Black Cat

Here are the detailed instructions for each character: 

1. First, start by gluing the popsicle sticks together.

Line up 5 mini sticks for the black cat and 4 regular popsicle sticks for the witch.

Glue a mini stick to the back for the black cat and 2 to the back for the witch. This will keep all of the sticks together.

Glue Popsicle Sticks Together

2. Paint the popsicle sticks. 

Paint the black cat black.

Paint the top of the witch green and the bottom black.

Paint Popsicle Sticks

Now you can decorate each one: 

 

Black Cat:

Popsicle Stick Black Cat

1. To make the cat ears, cut out 2 black triangles first.

Use the black triangle to trace another triangle on purple paper, then trim to a smaller size.

Glue the purple triangle on top of the black triangle.

Glue an ear to the top sides of the popsicle sticks.

Add Cat Ears

2.  Glue on two small googly eyes.

Add Googly Eyes to Cat

3. Twist 3 purple pipe cleaners together and glue down for the whiskers.

Twist Pipe Cleaners for Whiskers

4. Glue a small purple pom pom on top of the whiskers.

Glue on Whiskers and Nose

5. Wrap a black pipe cleaner around a pencil.

Twist Black Pipe Cleaner

6. Now glue the black pipe cleaner to the back to make the cat’s tail.

Finally, paint on the cat’s mouth with white paint.

Black Cat Popsicle Stick Craft

Witch: 

Popsicle Stick Witch Craft for Kids

1. Cut out a witch hat from black felt and glue to the top. You can also use black cardstock to make the hat.

Add a strip of gold glitter foam paper to the hat to make the brim of the hat.

Make felt witch hat

2. Glue on 2 small googly eyes.

Then draw on a nose and mouth with a black sharpie.

Add Googly Eyes to Witch

3. Cut little strips of orange felt (you can also use orange cardstock) and glue to the side of the witch’s face.

Glue on Orange Felt Hair

4. Glue on 2 purple buttons.

To make the broom: Cut out a rectangular strip of brown cardstock and cut slits in it. Then glue to the top of a popsicle stick.  Glue the broom to the bottom of the witch.

Witch Popsicle Stick Craft

We hope you have fun making these popsicle stick Halloween crafts!

To see how to make a popsicle stick mummy, pumpkin, Frankenstein and vampire click here. 

More Halloween Craft Ideas

For more Halloween ideas, see 50+ Halloween Crafts For Kids!

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