Wondering what Frankenstein is doing more than a month before Halloween? Well, it’s his special day this month! Yes, August 30th is officially Frankenstein Day, which is also the birthday of Mary Shelley, the author of the book. The story goes that Mary Shelley and her friends had a contest about who could write the best horror story. After thinking and thinking for days, 18-year old Mary finally dreamt of a scientist who created a monster and then regretted it. This turned into the plot of Frankenstein, one of the most read horror stories of all time.
So what are we going to do this Frankenstein Day? Why, make Frankenstein crafts of course! We’ve got a list for you here, making use of various materials in your craft stash. Make sure you have lots of black and green of everything, and you’re all set!
10 Fun Frankenstein Crafts for Kids
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