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DIY Miniature Broomsticks and Tiny Creepy Crafts

Deborah is a craft enthusiast. She particularly enjoys creating crafts with a special theme.

Miniature Broomsticks!

Miniature Broomsticks!

When October rolls around, that creepy time of the year is here. Ghouls and goblins may haunt us, but there is a fun way to celebrate by creating tricky crafts for Halloween. Here are three DIY creepy crafts to create for this night of howls.

Simply made miniature brooms

Simply made miniature brooms

DIY Tiny Broomstick Craft

May the Cauldrons boil! For this DIY tiny broomstick craft, you may choose the colors you wish, for this example it will be those fall colors including orange and black that will be displayed.

You will need:

  • Bamboo Skewers
  • Embroidery thread
  • Hot glue or craft glue
Embroidery yarn

Embroidery yarn

You may choose any colors, and orange and black is a color combination suitable to the season.

You may choose any colors, and orange and black is a color combination suitable to the season.

Step 1

Saw a skewer into two and a half inch pieces.

Saw two and a half inch pieces out of skewers.

Saw two and a half inch pieces out of skewers.

Step 2

Paint the small pieces of wood black.

Paint the small broomsticks black.

Paint the small broomsticks black.

Step 3

Cut 25 five pieces of yarn roughly 1 1/2 inches in length.

Cut 25 pieces of yarn.

Cut 25 pieces of yarn.

Step 4

Put the strings, more a less evenly, around bottom of tiny broomstick. Then tie a long piece of yarn around and knot.

Tie a long piece of yarn around to tighten what will be the bristles to broomstick.

Tie a long piece of yarn around to tighten what will be the bristles to broomstick.

Tie a knot!

Tie a knot!

Step 5

Put drop of glue at very bottom of stick, and push yarn back down on glue.

Lift bristles and add glue, then gently put bristles back down. Be careful not to let glue spill on all over yarn.

Lift bristles and add glue, then gently put bristles back down. Be careful not to let glue spill on all over yarn.

Step 6

Put tiny drop of glue on knot and wrap one end of tied string all around.

Wrap one end of string all around, if you use the same color yarn, it won't be necessary to cut ends off.

Wrap one end of string all around, if you use the same color yarn, it won't be necessary to cut ends off.

This is a black yarn around orange, so trim both ends of long yarn, if you use a different color.

This is a black yarn around orange, so trim both ends of long yarn, if you use a different color.

Step 7

Trim broom! Cut pieces off bottom that are too long, so that yarn bristles are nearly even. A little imperfection is alright since it’s a creepy broom little craft.

Trim long pieces of yarn off to make bristles fairly even.

Trim long pieces of yarn off to make bristles fairly even.

Once the longer pieces are cut off, your tiny broom will be completed.

Once the longer pieces are cut off, your tiny broom will be completed.

All done!

All done!

Make the Wand

Cast a spell! This is a small craft, and easy to make.

You will need:

  • Skewer stick
  • Small bead
  • Gold paint
  • Glue (hot glue or craft glue)
  • Gold glitter (optional)
Mini Wand!

Mini Wand!

These beads can be found at a dollar tree. If you use small colored bead, it will not be necessary to paint it.

These beads can be found at a dollar tree. If you use small colored bead, it will not be necessary to paint it.

Step 1

Saw the tip of a skewer off, a little smaller than 1 inch.

Step 2

Paint tip black and let dry.

Paint tip of skewer black.

Paint tip of skewer black.

Step 3

Paint small bead gold. Let dry!

Paint bead gold and let dry.

Paint bead gold and let dry.

Step 4

Glue bead to the back, the flat part of wood tip. You may sprinkle gold glitter on drying glue.

Glue bead to the top of tiny stick. You may sprinkle gold glitter on drying glue.

Glue bead to the top of tiny stick. You may sprinkle gold glitter on drying glue.

All done! Your very own tiny wand.

Make a Spellbook

A tiny book of spells is perfect for the tiny collection of ghouls and witches.

You will need:

  • Miniature Book
  • Black paint
  • Gold paint
  • Tiny, tipped paintbrush
  • Mini Metal wheel
  • Orange glitter (optional)
  • Jewelry glue
Miniature spellbook!

Miniature spellbook!

These miniature books can be found at Hobby Lobby, or craft store.

These miniature books can be found at Hobby Lobby, or craft store.

These little wheels are sold in bottles or in packs at a craft store.

These little wheels are sold in bottles or in packs at a craft store.

Step 1

Paint over title with black paint. Let dry!

Paint the front of small book black.

Paint the front of small book black.

Step 2

Paint one of the small wheels gold and let dry.

Paint wheel gold.

Paint wheel gold.

Step 3

Glue wheel on front of book with jewelry glue. Sprinkle glitter on drying glue if you like.

This miniature spellbook  may be kept in your own tiny collection of creepy haunts!

This miniature spellbook may be kept in your own tiny collection of creepy haunts!

All done! Enjoy these miniature crafts for this season of tricks.

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