Rachel Faucett is the author of the well-loved DIY crafts blog Handmade Charlotte. When she's not working as a designer for major brands like Anthropologie, Coats & Clark, and Plaid Enterprises, you can find her crafting on her farm outside of Atlanta with her husband and five children. She has a weekly column on Babble Voices and also contributes regularly to the Martha Stewart Living Blog, MAKE, HGTV, and more.
Find out how to make a super fun candy alternative for Halloween this year in the first episode of the new 60 Second Craft series with Handmade Charlotte. We’ll make homemade sidewalk chalk in the shape of a little pumpkin and package it in a spooky ghost goodie bag.
The Step-By-Step Tutorial
nggallery template=’carousel’ id=’6′
Getting Started: What You Need
For the pumpkin sidewalk chalk, you''ll need a cupcake pan, vaseline (so the chalk doesn't stick to the pan), plaster of paris, water, and paint for coloring.
For the ghost goodie bags, all you need is a white paper lunch bag and a black Sharpie marker.
Find more great design and DIY crafts for families at Handmade Charlotte!
Follow Rachel on Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, and Twitter.
MORE ON BABBLE:
15 Favorites From Babble’s Top 50 Etsy Parents of 2012
60 Second Craft: How To Make Pumpkin Luminaries
Top 25 Most Beautiful Smash Cakes
A big thanks to my friends Christy and Leeman for shooting the video!