How to draw a spooky ghost!

Have endless fun with these scary sketches

How to draw a spooky ghost!
by Natalie Keeler

Happy, crazy, spooky and smiley – these Halloween ghost pictures are easy to follow and lots of fun to draw.

Simply ask your child to create a ghoulish shape and add a funny face. Which ghost will they choose to create?

Watch the video together and scroll down to see all of the finished pictures. 

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When you're finished, keep the colouring pencils out for these Halloween posters – take your pick from a haunted house, spooky spider and two friendly ghosts.


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Learning guide

While they complete this ghostly idea, children can explore different emotions. How can they make the ghost appear happy, spooky or maybe even scared? Drawing activities are a fun way to develop the fine motor control needed for handwriting. And, by choosing how to draw their ghost, children can have fun expressing themselves, too!