How to Make DIY Paper Lanterns for Halloween

Use LED bulbs for your lanterns, which will not overheat.

Punk rock lanterns

Resources:

  • Paper lanterns
  • Craft studs (we employed plastic so that the finished lantern would be light-weight)
  • Hot glue or craft glue

    Actions:

    1. Connect studs to paper lantern with glue and enable dry.

      Splatter paint pumpkin lanterns

      Resources:

      • Paper lanterns
      • Acrylic or craft paint
      • H2o paint brush

        Actions:

        1. Blend water and paint until eventually you have the consistency of hefty cream.
        2. Drip paint onto the paper lantern and enable dry, functioning one facet at a time until eventually the entire lantern is lined.

          Mike Garten

          lanterns

          Mike Garten

          Mummy shroud lantern

          Resources:

          • Paper lanterns
          • Scissors
          • Cheesecloth or gauze cloth

            Actions:

            1. Slash a length of fabric, approximately stretching and tearing it to generate an irregular condition.
            2. Drape more than a paper lantern.

              Entire moon lantern

              Resources:

              • Paper lanterns
              • Gray acrylic or craft paint
              • H2o sponge

                Actions:

                1. Blend alongside one another
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