Egg Carton Spider and Glitter Web

  • Young Adult
  • Grades 1-3

Practice tracing skills, recycle and create a fun Halloween craft at the same time with this Egg Carton Spider and Glitter web craft!


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Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Make a Halloween Spider


spider web drawing


Step 2.


Draw a spiderweb using a pencil onto a piece of card stock. Or click the “template” button under the picture for this craft and download the free spider web template that we have provided. Tip: you can print this web directly onto the card stock or print on regular printer paper and glue it to a piece of sturdy card stock.

Glitter spiderweb picture


Step 3.


Outline the spider’s web using the Silver Glitter Glue. Start from the middle and work your way out. Be careful not to put your hand in the glue as you are tracing.  Once done put aside to dry.

recycled egg carton used as spider body


Step 4.


Cut out one cup from your egg carton to use as your spider’s body. Punch (4) holes in 2 opposite sides of the cup as shown, these will be for the spider’s legs.

Spider Craft


Step 5.


Paint your spider and let dry.

Make a spider craft


Step 6.


Take (2) Shimmer Sticks and cut each one in half. Take each one and thread it through the hole on one side through to the hole on the other side.

Spider kids craft for Halloween


Step 7.


Thread all (4) pieces through the holes to create the 8 spider legs. Bend slightly as shown.

make a  kids craft spider for Halloween


Step 8.


Using craft glue, add Wiggly Eyes to your spider.

Halloween Spider and Spiderweb


Step 9.


Glue your spider to the glitter web picture. You can also add decorations or write a Halloween message!