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Duck Tape® Halloween Bat

Ducktivity provided by Duck® Brand

Need a Halloween decoration that really sticks out? Make a craft that really takes flight with this Duck Tape® Halloween Bat.    

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Approximate Crafting Time: 


Supplies and Tools:

  • Duck Tape®
  • Floral wire
  • Ruler
  • String or elastic cord
  • Craft knife
  • Crafting board


  • Step 1

    Make a strip of Duck Tape® that is 8 in. long and 2 strips wide, leaving one side sticky. 

  • Step 2

    Draw or trace the shape of one wing on your strip. Cut it out with a crafting knife. 

  • Step 3

    Repeat steps 1-2 so that you have two identical wings.  It’s okay if the wings are facing same direction.

  • Step 4

    On the sticky side of your wings, place your floral wire around the outer edge of each wing. This will allow the wings to bend. 



  • Step 5

    Lay two strips of Duck Tape® sticky side down over each wing so the wire is sandwiched between the strips of tape. Trim off the edges. 

  • Step 6

    To create the body of the bat, roll a piece of Duck Tape® into a ball and continue to wrap strips of Duck Tape® around it until you reach your desired shape and size.

  • Step 7

    Attach the wings to the back of the body with small pieces of Duck Tape®.

  • Step 8

    Attach string or elastic cord to the top of the bat with a piece of Duck Tape®.

  • Step 9

    Add feet, ears, and eyes to complete your hanging bat!


  • elsafrozedn about 6 days ago

  • LovesTeaching21 about 8 days ago
    I like this idea.

  • amortier about 10 days ago

  • denisebuff about a month ago

  • Lynnpoo about a month ago
    will have to do this next year

  • LoStacy about a month ago

  • beaukatz about a month ago

  • beaukatz about a month ago

  • donaalex about a month ago

  • holly.isaacson about a month ago

  • Lrjreyes about a month ago
    super cute!!

  • ToDreamoftragedy about 2 months ago

  • pahhistings about 2 months ago

  • vicdabrat about 2 months ago

  • rsteele07 about 2 months ago
    looks easy going to try some

  • redgouki2 about 2 months ago
    nice bat

  • holly.isaacson about 2 months ago

  • craftyduck about 3 months ago

  • chloe817 about 3 months ago
    i like

  • chrkni about 3 months ago

  • AngelaNicole about 3 months ago

  • joy.mccollumporter about 3 months ago

  • LadyStar10 about 3 months ago

  • racheliredhead about 4 months ago
    getting that season

  • yingsmiley about 4 months ago

  • batjack51 about 4 months ago
    So cute for Halloween!

  • emilyrm98 about 4 months ago

  • jjmallett44 about 4 months ago
    haha. I am so making these for halloween!

  • mimi.minor.3 about 4 months ago

  • cc45 about 4 months ago

  • elenaki44 about 4 months ago

  • kimbo123143 about 4 months ago
    Thia is a job for my granddaughter!

  • jess.lilly.5 about 4 months ago
    so cool

  • drc183 about 4 months ago
    This would be cute to make several, and hang on the porch with fishing line.

  • moonglo615 about 4 months ago
    love this

  • greeneyedmike about 4 months ago

  • karstan4 about 4 months ago

  • sherry.meeks.96 about 4 months ago

  • dotdel59 about 4 months ago
    love this

  • anitablake04 about 4 months ago
    That's a nice diy bat for halloweeen.

  • havanquang1992 about 4 months ago
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  • achatlos424 about 5 months ago
    I love this idea!

  • musiccrazy247 about 5 months ago
    very cute!

  • mbrownfield2 about 5 months ago
    It looks cool

  • JennyJellyBean about 5 months ago
    so cute

  • mrsking0525 about 5 months ago
    gotta try this

  • T.hindmon about 6 months ago
    Love This !

  • erma.eggyful about 6 months ago

  • tricia.priester about 6 months ago
    love itt

  • Taliaz1 about 6 months ago

  • allirein about 6 months ago

  • pillowback3lw1@aol.com about 6 months ago

  • jennifer.hegerich about 7 months ago

  • blackstar about 7 months ago
    thats cool

  • tris about 7 months ago
    looks hard

  • monica.mtorres.94 about 7 months ago

  • ehaist2 about 7 months ago
    Too cool! We're going to make several of these to hang from our trees this year for Halloween.

  • djfields about 8 months ago

  • JBailey5 about 8 months ago

  • citlaly45 about 8 months ago
    eh its ok

  • bubby1993 about 9 months ago

  • lalia about 9 months ago

  • duckman999 about 9 months ago

  • blue1000 about 9 months ago
    ohh spooky!!

  • jarrasomnia about 9 months ago

  • karinna.clemo.rodgers about 9 months ago
    great idea

  • manon.dumay.716 about 9 months ago
    Like it

  • ducttapegirl8 about 9 months ago

  • oriannacrafting about 9 months ago
    i heart halloween so this is awesome!!!

  • pillowback3lw1@aol.com about 9 months ago

  • sara.z about 9 months ago
    Bats are adorable and this is adorable. Definitely a must-make soon!!

  • Blazer19 about 9 months ago

  • PKozma about 10 months ago

  • Sparklehorn26 about 10 months ago

  • REDSOX1985 about 10 months ago

  • katrin96840 about 10 months ago

  • bellarachelscrafts about 10 months ago

  • ricardo.aguirrecalzada about 10 months ago
    spooky...great for halloween

  • REDSOX1985 about 11 months ago

  • REDSOX1985 about 11 months ago

  • dennis.ostrander.10 about 11 months ago
    love it

  • ISLANDMACAW about 11 months ago

  • MissDuctTape2000 about 11 months ago

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  • fks2000 about 11 months ago

  • XSeabiscuitX about 11 months ago
    This is cool. I'm gonna freak my room mate out.

  • sarah.potter.94214 about 12 months ago
    very cool

  • miquashi about 12 months ago
    this is really cool I think I'll need to make it soon

  • hziggs about 38 months ago
    super awesome!

  • ducklover13 about 38 months ago
    i made one and it came out great.

  • racwestc about 38 months ago
    I made bats for Halloween and they turned out very well.

  • lexifaye about 38 months ago
    oh my gosh that is sooooooooo awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:)

  • DucktapeM about 38 months ago

  • yamaha1224 about 38 months ago
    I made it and used the scraps of my wings for the body, then wraped it in duck tape! It is epic

  • kate.k about 39 months ago
    yeah really how do u make the body i have the wings this is soo cool!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • duck ninja about 39 months ago
    THAT IS SUCH A KEWL CRAFT!!! I LUV IT!! MY BUDS R GONNA BE SOOO ENVIOUS ONCE THEY SEE THIS!!! I CANT WAIT TO MAKE IT! one question tho... how do u make the body?????

  • peace_luv_and_duck_tape about 39 months ago
    It looks really cool and fun, but i dont have florist wire! other wise its cool. :)

  • cardacki about 39 months ago
    going to make one

  • 16ellisr about 39 months ago
    "Boo"tiful!! (:

  • duck tape is awesome about 39 months ago
    wow this loooks awesome that is a creative way to make a halloween deceration

  • #1 fan of DT about 39 months ago
    I love this so much!!! I have tried the cady corn bag and sold it to people at my curch,just like I do the rest of my duck tape stuff I make and they bought it fo there children for a halloween trick-or-treationg bag to go get candy with!!!! They loved it so much...now I have to make this and see how many people want it and are willing to pay for it!!!!! :) !!!!

  • cmanni99 about 39 months ago
    Whoa I LOVE THIS!!! Halloween is my fav holiday and I love duck tape of course so I have to try this!