Recycled Egg Carton Candy Monster

It’s that time of year again, Halloween! And when all those cute little costumed ghosts and ghouls come do your door, why not give them just a little fright when they reach for their candy with this fun little Recycled Egg Carton Candy Monster. Fill the “mouth” with candy and (gently, of course) snap the jaws closed as they reach in!

Difficulty level: Easy
Time required: 15 minutes plus dry time

Things you’ll need:
Craft Paint
Egg Carton
White construction paper
Googly Eyes
Glue stick

Things to do:
1 . Paint the inside and outside of the egg carton in the colors of your choice. You may need two or more coats. Allow the paint to dry completely.

2. Remove the flap on the bottom half of the egg carton using the scissors.
3. Using glue stick, place the eyes to cover the holes on the top half of the carton.

4. Cut the paper into two jagged strips for teeth, just slightly shorter than the length of the egg carton.

5. Using the glue stick, attach the teeth flat against the bottom edge of the carton and inside the top edge.

6. Allow the glue to dry then add candy and get ready for the trick or treaters!

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