Crafts,  DIYs,  Halloween

Card bat decoration

If you need easy Halloween decor, you need to make this card bat decoration.

It’s simple, requires minimal materials to make and is an easy way to get into the Halloween spirit.

Check out how to make them below:

If you need easy Halloween decor, you need to make this card bat decoration. Click to see the full tutorial to easily get into the Halloween spirit, or re-pin for inspo later! 

CARD BAT DECORATION MAKING TIME

The card bat decoration is so simple they take virtually no time at all. 

Estimated making time: 5 minutes per bat. 

WHAT YOU NEED TO MAKE AN CARD BAT DECORATION

You only need four things to make an card bat decoration, and there’s no glue involved (meaning no mess!). This is what you need:

  • A pencil
  • A pair of scissors
  • A4 black card
  • Scrap card

HOW TO MAKE A CARD BAT DECORATION

1. Fold the scrap card in half and draw half a bat on the fold, with the center of the wing ending on the fold of the card. (Here we have done two to create a large bat and a small bat).

Draw bat template

2. Carefully cut out the bat template with the scissors and unfold.

Cut out bat template

3. Use the template to draw around on the black card with the pencil.

Draw around template collage

4. Cut around the pencil outline using the scissors.

Cut out bat using scissors

5. Fold the bottom of the wing where the wing comes to a point. Do not fold all the way along, then unfold. This will make the bat have a 3D look.

Fold wing and unfold

6. Repeat this on all the points of the wing.

Fold other points on wing

Repeat all the steps to create a little bat family!

If you need easy Halloween decor, you need to make this card bat decoration. Click to see the full tutorial to easily get into the Halloween spirit, or re-pin for inspo later! 

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If you need easy Halloween decor, you need to make this card bat decoration. Click to see the full tutorial to easily get into the Halloween spirit, or re-pin for inspo later! 

Or why not try our other easy Halloween decorations, such as these spider jar lights.

If you need easy Halloween decor, you need to make this card bat decoration. Click to see the full tutorial to easily get into the Halloween spirit, or re-pin for inspo later! 

 

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