DIY Halloween Bat Treat Cups

Halloween is such a FUN time for kids, isn’t it? If you are looking for the perfect bat craft ideas for a Halloween party favor or classroom activity, take a look at these cute Halloween bat treat cups!

DIY Halloween Bat Treat Cups

Kids can decorate their cups with googly eyes and fangs to make them their own, then fill them with candy, stickers, pencils – you name it! You’ll end up with a finished product that’s much more on the cute side than the scary one!

Bat Halloween Treat Cup Craft Supplies

The supply list for this Halloween bat craft is a short one, so you should be able to find all the supplies you need at your local craft store, but to make it easier you can find everything online:

Jubilee 12-Ounce Paper Cups, 40 Count, BlackJubilee 12-Ounce Paper Cups, 40 Count, BlackJubilee 12-Ounce Paper Cups, 40 Count, BlackAstrobrights Colored Cardstock, 8.5” x 11”, 65 lb/176 gsm, Eclipse Black, 100 Sheets (22024-01)Astrobrights Colored Cardstock, 8.5” x 11”, 65 lb/176 gsm, Eclipse Black, 100 Sheets (22024-01)Astrobrights Colored Cardstock, 8.5” x 11”, 65 lb/176 gsm, Eclipse Black, 100 Sheets (22024-01)Creativity Street Peel and Stick Wiggle Eyes Multi-Pack, 60 -Piece Pack (AC3437-02)Creativity Street Peel and Stick Wiggle Eyes Multi-Pack, 60 -Piece Pack (AC3437-02)Creativity Street Peel and Stick Wiggle Eyes Multi-Pack, 60 -Piece Pack (AC3437-02)X-ACTO #2 Knife With Safety CapX-ACTO #2 Knife With Safety CapX-ACTO #2 Knife With Safety CapSanford 35558 Sharpie Oil-Based Paint Marker, Medium Point, White, 1-CountSanford 35558 Sharpie Oil-Based Paint Marker, Medium Point, White, 1-CountSanford 35558 Sharpie Oil-Based Paint Marker, Medium Point, White, 1-Count

This craft is easy enough for kids to do mostly by themselves; you’ll just need to have an adult handle the precision cutting. Take a look!
 

Halloween Bat Treat Cups

 
Supplies:

Instructions:

Cutting Bat Treat Cup

Step 1: Use an X-Acto knife to cut the bottom out of the black paper cup. (An adult will need to take care of this step.)

Halloween Bat Craft step 2

Step 2: Turn the cup upside down on a piece of black cardstock and trace around the cup.

Step 3: Cut the circle from the cardstock and glue to the bottom of the paper cup. Trim off any excess.

Step 4: Print out the bat template, cut out and trace on black cardstock. Cut out bat wings and ears.

Step 5: Glue the wings and ears onto the paper cup.

Decorating Halloween Bat Treat Cup Craft

Step 6: Glue on googly eyes.

Step 7: Use a white paint marker to draw on a mouth and fangs.

Completed Bat Halloween Craft Treat Cups

Step 8: Add candy and small toys to the treat cups for a fun and spooky Halloween party favor!

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For more batty fun, check out this Halloween Bat Bottle Cap Magnet craft or lots more bat crafts and recipes for Halloween here!

Halloween Bat Treat Cups

These Halloween Bat Treat Cups make the perfect party favor filled with candy, stickers or trinkets.
Prep Time 5 minutes
Active Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Materials

  • Black Paper Cups
  • Black Cardstock
  • Glue
  • Googly Eyes
  • White Paint Marker
  • Printable Bat Template (Attached)

Tools

  • Scissors
  • X-Acto Knife

Instructions

  1. Use an Xacto knife to cut the bottom out of the black paper cup. (adult needed for this step)
  2. Turn the cup upside down on a piece of black cardstock and trace around the cup.
  3. Cut the circle from the cardstock and glue to the bottom of the paper cup. Trim off any excess.
  4. Print out the bat template, cut out and trace on black cardstock. Cut out bat wings and ears.
  5. Glue the wings and ears onto the paper cup.
  6. Glue on googly eyes.
  7. Use a white paint marker to draw on a mouth and fangs.
  8. Add candy and small toys to the treat cups for a fun and spooky Halloween party favor!
These DIY Bat Treat Cups make the perfect Halloween party favor filled with candy, stickers or trinkets. Fun for kids and easy to make! 
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Comments

  1. I work at a College and we are doing our department halloween party. This is the craft I am bringing for the staff. It has to be something we can do quick when each of us has a minute. Thank you for the wonderful idea.

  2. shelly peterson says:

    My grandsons love Halloween time. These would be fun for them to make.

  3. Bernie Wallace says:

    These are really cute. This looks like something that my cousin would love to make with her kids.

  4. I love these. They are perfect for my kids class Halloween parties.

  5. What a cute craft! Such a festive treat to hand out to kids, especially at school!

  6. Trisha McKee says:

    Oh I love this! It is a great idea that kids can do, but it is also awesome enough that it works for adult celebrations/parties too! I think this would be great for my work, we always try to bring a bit of fun to our days.

  7. I love this idea. So cute!

  8. Katie Miller says:

    I love Halloween time! These would be great for party favors.

  9. That’s so cool and smooth looking. The products you linked to are interesting too, never seen black cups before.

  10. Vickie Couturier says:

    how cute and easy to make any kid would feel special with one of these made for them

  11. This will be great to make for our Halloween party this weekend! We love all things DIY that the kids can help with. I think it will be the talk of the party other than how cute the kids looked all dressed up!

  12. These are such a cute and fun craft idea!

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