Creativebug: Crafting at Home with a Side Sewn Booklet (On Demand)

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Program Type:

Arts & Crafts, Virtual

Program Description


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Japanese Style Side Sewn Booklet

  • Skill level: Beginner
  • Video duration: 6 minutes
  • Link to course
  • Course description: This is a kid friendly version of the four-hole Japanese Side Sewn Binding, no needle required! Kids can use the finished book to write in, draw in and tell a story. And they’ll be very proud of themselves after making a book!
  • This Creativebug course recommends the following materials:
    • Tools:
      • straight edge ruler
      • hole punch
      • cutting knife (optional if tearing paper)
    • Materials:
      • One 8.5 x 11 cover paper (will be halved to make two cover pieces)
      • 5 sheets of text weight or lightweight paper
      • heavy or stiff craft string or cord
    • Tip:
      • pre-cut paper for kids
    • Class PDF (on the course site)