How to Make a Paper Bat Toy

This is how to make a Halloween-themed flying paper bat! Good for young children or Halloween lovers of all ages!

How to Make a Paper Bat Toy
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Hi! Consider this my early Halloween gift to you all! 😈💀👽😱

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This is a good toy for any Halloween-loving young children.

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I made one earlier and they should look like this (his name's Batsy!) Well, I'm done wasting time, on to the guide!

I made one earlier and they should look like this (his name's Batsy!) Well, I'm done wasting time, on to the guide!

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Gather your supplies. More pencil crayons can be added if you may want.

Gather your supplies. More pencil crayons can be added if you may want.

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Cut the black paper into half like this.

Cut the black paper into half like this.

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Choose one half and start making a fan.

Choose one half and start making a fan.

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My finished fan.

My finished fan.

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Round the edges by cutting a semi-circle at both ends of the fan.

Round the edges by cutting a semi-circle at both ends of the fan.

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Fold the fan in half like this, and then fold it back.

Fold the fan in half like this, and then fold it back.

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Put tape in the middle to secure it. You have now made a bowtie! Set this aside.

Put tape in the middle to secure it. You have now made a bowtie! Set this aside.

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Repeat steps 6, 7, and 8 with the other side.

Repeat steps 6, 7, and 8 with the other side.

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But this time, cut out one of your shapes.

But this time, cut out one of your shapes.

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This is the one that I chose. Anyways...

This is the one that I chose. Anyways...

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Draw on little pink ears and some little white eyes. You can also add accessories if you'd like.

Draw on little pink ears and some little white eyes. You can also add accessories if you'd like.

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Cut tiny slits in the feet to create toes! 🐾

Cut tiny slits in the feet to create toes! 🐾

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Flip the bat facedown and lay down the wings like this.

Flip the bat facedown and lay down the wings like this.

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Tape it down.

Tape it down.

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Write your name (or the bat's name) on excess tape.

Write your name (or the bat's name) on excess tape.

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Bam! You've got a bat toy! Now to watch him fly!

Bam! You've got a bat toy! Now to watch him fly!

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You can skip the video, it's just me flying the bat down my hallway.

You can skip the video, it's just me flying the bat down my hallway.

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You can bend the head up like this to create a more realistic flying look. Oh yeah, happy halloween! Thanks for reading!

You can bend the head up like this to create a more realistic flying look. Oh yeah, happy halloween! Thanks for reading!

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