Print Project

Cardboard Tube Ghoul Family

Prep Time20 mins
Total Time20 mins


  • 2 cardboard paper towel tubes
  • Construction paper: orange yellow, green, red and purple
  • Googly eyes various sizes
  • White paper
  • Black marker
  • Yarn
  • Crinkle cut shredded paper
  • Tools: glue stick scissors, white craft glue


  • Cut one cardboard tube into two pieces, one a little longer than the other. Cut the other cardboard tube into three pieces, varying lengths.
  • Cover the cardboard tubes with construction paper using a glue stick.
  • Add goggly eyes using white craft glue. Use marker to add eyebrows.
  • Draw mouths on white paper using a black marker. Cut out and glue to the tubes.
  • Cut yarn into 3-inch lengths and glue inside the top of a cardboard tube for hair. You can also use crinkle cut colored paper (often comes as packaging material in shipping boxes) as hair.Construction paper can also be cut into strips or long triangles and glued on as hair.