Origami Ghost and Decorating Ideas for Halloween
Best Origami Ghost Pattern
This tutorial takes the basic origami ghost pattern and dresses it up for a better high flying goblin for the fall season. Cute as Casper and easy enough for big kids.
Included are a few ideas for displaying the ghost and giving it tweaks so each one looks unique. The decorator can create a display with ghosts flying in many directions.
These paper decorations are not just for Halloween. Make them for Day of Dead and well into autumn. Get some paper and start with the pattern below.
A Finished Origami Ghost
Ghost Origami InstructionsClick thumbnail to view full-size
Pattern ContinuedClick thumbnail to view full-size
Give Ghosts New Clothes with Fancy Papers
Shape Up the Goblin Using Your Imagination
All that is left to do is gently pull the top, tail, and arms into positions that appeal to you. Ghosts can sit on a table, hang on the porch, or add to a wooden craft loop for a mobile.
Each of your ghosts can be be dressed up by putting different expressions into the eyes, and hanging them at various angles.
How Will You Use the Origami Ghost?
© 2011 Sherry Venegas