Folded Cover/Card Holder/Wallet
Folded Cover/Card Holder/Wallet – Open This has many uses (card holder, pamphlet cover) and opens up to have 4 pockets. Design: Hedi Kyle Paper: Chinatown (Philadelphia) Wrapping Paper
How to Make Book Cloth
A step by step guide on how to make book cloth to cover a handmade book or journal, with tips and tricks to make it super easy!
How to Make Mixed-Media Infinity Cards - Cloth Paper Scissors
I recently rediscovered the charm of little paper flexagons, known in the cardmaking world as never-ending or infinity cards. I find it fascinating to unfold each page, revealing the card maker’s vision beneath, until I magically end up back where I started. Infinity cards also make an ideal mixed-media substrate. I use them to make…
The Thread That Binds Binding
Pamela Leutz, a fine binder, wrote the book The Thread That Binds: Interviews with Private Practice Binders. It is a book that interviews well-known craftsmen who have made bookbinding a vocation. In 2010, the Lone Star Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers planned an exhibition around the individual design binding of this book. Oak…
Caroline’s Instagram post: “I couldn’t resist these tiny lamp posts. They’re perfect for a remake of my Narnia wardrobe as a book nook. I’m loving making these tiny…”
507 Likes, 47 Comments - Caroline (@ahouseofwonders) on Instagram: “I couldn’t resist these tiny lamp posts. They’re perfect for a remake of my Narnia wardrobe as a…”
File Folders Transformed!
So I have this collection of decorative file folders, which I don't...actually...use. It started when I spotted a package of bird-themed folders by Cavallini while shopping at Barnes & Noble quite some time ago and just couldn't resist them. After that, I started picking up various decorative folders here and there, with some crazy, half-brained idea of…
Cigar Box Books
Bound . Free tutorial with pictures on how to make a recycled book in under 120 minutes by bookbinding with bookmaking kit, cigar box, and sand paper. How To posted by GMC Group. in the Papercraft section Difficulty: 3/5. Cost: Cheap. Steps: 30
Las Vegas Wedding Photo Album or Guest Book, Choose your City Map
Having a Las Vegas wedding? What better way to commemorate the celebration than with this book featuring a map of the city! It works equally well as a guest book or photo album or both. Want your US city on a book? I probably have it! Contact me to discuss other locations. This unique book features an expandable spine that will grow to 3" and accommodate photos or mementos on every page without standing open. It will lay open flat for comfortable signing or filling with photos. I make…
This easy, DIY tutorial will teach you the basics of bookbinding and you'll have a beautiful, handmade notebook or journal in less than an hour.
I was recently requested on my blog for some larger pictures of the mini-folder-album I did for the April gallery. This then prompted a blo...
Alphabet Notebook Tutorial
Hello friends! I have a Sizzix tutorial to share with you today. It's an alphabet notebook / journal, which could be used for many differe...
UnBound: A Paper Art Blog
I have been very busy the last two weekends making paper art. First, the San Diego Origami Club met and we learned to make this wonderful box structure. Last weekend I participated in two Kumi Korf workshops. The first workshop was a whirlwind of 5 book/box structures. The second was a kinetic book structure that is housed in a lovely box. I am still finishing up the second workshop projects, but it was a wonderful weekend and my head is now swimming with ideas. Below are some pictures of…