Ghost Shadow Puppets

  • Grades 1-3
  • Preschool
  • All Ages

Create cute ghosts for decorations or have a haunted puppet show to celebrate Halloween! Use these as shadow puppets to create an eerie feeling during the show!


  • Black Craft Foam
  • Scissors
  • Glue
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Step 1. Gather your supplies.


Step 2.


Download, print and cut out the provided template. To download the template, simply click the “Template” button above.


Step 3.


Trace the stencils with chalk on black craft foam.


Step 4.


Cut out the shapes from the craft foam.


Step 5.


Glue each shape to a wooden dowel.


Step 6.


Display your ghosts or cast a shadow on the wall for a puppet show!