Floating Ghost



  • 1 paper plate
  • 1 long piece of white ribbon
  • 1 black piece of paper
  • 4 pieces of white crepe paper (each cut to a length of at least 12 inches)
  • Arm, eye, and mouth patterns on http://craftsbyamanda.com/paper-plate-ghost
  • 1 marker
  • Glue
  • Hole puncher
  • Scissors


  1. Print out the included arm, eye, and mouth pattrns and cut them out. floating-ghost-1
  2. Glue the black eyes to the plate. floating-ghost-2
  3. Glue the small white eyes on top of the black eyes. floating-ghost-3
  4. Glue on the black mouth. floating-ghost-4
  5. Use a marker to dot each of the white eyes. floating-ghost-5
  6. Glue on the arms to the back of the plate. floating-ghost-6
  7. Glue the pieces of crepe paper to the back of the plate. floating-ghost-7
  8. Punch a hole at the top of the paper plate. floating-ghost-8
  9. Tie the string through the hole. floating-ghost-9