Start folding the pages by turning the right hand top corner of the page down to the spine of the book, as far as it will go, until you have a nice sharp fold at the top of the spine where the page is attached. Book folding pattern baby feet in heart love book folding. If youd like to start easy, see my tutorial using an old kids book. Why not try some of our free bookfolding patterns to get you started. Etsy has thousands of handcrafted and vintage products that perfectly fit what youre searching for. We will be posting tutorials and offering users the chance of ordering a custom folded book pattern. The folded book company home of 3d book art and folded book sculptures. So when the opportunity came up to help kaboodle mum to test her new patterns for book folding and my friend forget me knit tagged me in her post i was really excited to get. Firstly a huge thank you for the lovely comments about harrys playroom and the book nook. How to bookfold a single word with debbi moore youtube.
Join the bookfolding craze with our huge range of book fold patterns. This is presented in the table style of measurements, perhaps more suitable for larger screens difficult to see on phones, i think. On the good side, its a great catching up on tv viewing hobby as long as you dont lose your place. Please read the product description below for exact details about this pattern. I also have a full tutorial for a hanging book fold. Please do not copy, share or sell this pattern but i do hope you sell lots of books made using it. Its been around for a few months but i know a few people have bought it as a christmas thank you gift for their teacher so hope the link will help you find it. A spot of diy book art, and a giveaway kates creative space. Mum folded book art pattern pdf free instructions book folding. This the easiest to follow tutorial on youtube, of how to make any patterns for the art of book.
Bookfolding expert debbi moore, takes you through step by step how to get started with this fun pastime by bookfolding a single word. The folded book art seemed to capture a few imaginations, so this week heres a mini tutorial on how i made the various books above and below, using a pile of 20p junk shop books. This book folding pattern will allow you to create your own image of the word mum with a butterfly in a piece of folded book art. How to make trees or christmas trees out of paperback books. This book folding art is a great way to upcycle an old book. Vase book folding pattern mothers day gift gift for her teachers gift housewarming gift thank you gift flowers handmade thepageturnercompany. Repeat these steps untill you have folded all the marked pages. Here you will find a full range of free standard book folding patterns. Ive just realised that i didnt let you know that there was a tutorial available for the apple and teacher pattern. See the full range of bookfolding patterns, books and cds at. At least 588 pages around 21,5 cm height materials.
The video below teaches you what to look for when picking a book for your pattern. Youre likely to have all the tools you need to get started already and second hand books dont. The pattern requires 241 folds so you will need a book preferably hard backed with at least 482 pages and which is a minimum of 21 cms tall 8 inches. Following our easy to understand book folding method of marking and folding you will be able to make this beautiful pattern come to life on the pages of your own book. Bookami book folding patterns templates free book folding. As promised, heres the seven part tutorial a book folding course. Create fabulous 3d book art following our book folding templates. Mum in heart pattern 188 folds, 376 pages the pattern uses the measure and fold method along with cuts. Try to keep the folds at 90 degrees or as close to it as possible. View all of the book folding patterns that bookami has to offer. Book folding australia, melbourne, victoria, australia. Mum 1 mmf book folding pattern zoes novel creations. With the pattern download you will receive 2 pages of graphics.
This was a trial run at book folding so i chose an outdated paperback reference book. Mar, 20 firstly a huge thank you for the lovely comments about harrys playroom and the book nook. Decide on the word or image you would like to fold. This pattern enables the folder to create the pattern pictured in to a book. It can, at times, be a little fiddly and time consuming because, depending on the level of detail in a pattern, you may have to deal with very many folds per page alot of which may be of just a mm in size. Once you have this knowledge its a very easy craft to get invol. This is a beautiful custom pattern we have created for you.
Book folding pattern joy instant download pdf 192 folds with tutorial. Obviously if you have a longer word you will need more pages to fit it in and still have the recognizable detail. Once you have this knowledge its a very easy craft to get involved with. Perfect to give as a special gift or just to keep as a unique piece of home decor. Discover all the extraordinary items our community of craftspeople have to offer and find the perfect gift for your loved one or yourself. Mum book folding pattern instant download by patternsbydaisykay book folding. This diy tutorial video shows the basics of creating your own folded book art. This tutorial is to fold the word mum into the book, however you can use this same technique to fold any word or picture that you want. To make these fabulous creations all you need is a book, a pencil and a ruler. How to book fold simple tutorial doodle and stitch. Nov 11, 2016 this diy tutorial video shows the basics of creating your own folded book art. Continue folding the pages alternately until you have folded the whole book. Book folding tutorial, one of my favorite tutorials from loren crane of pandoras craft box. Find book folding patterns by page number, book height, designer, category and fold method.
This pattern will allow you to fold the word mom into your book. Diy folded book art how to tutorial bookfolding pattern. Once you know how our method works, you can fold any pattern from our website you like. View all of the free book folding patterns that bookami has to offer. Different ways to make your own pattern the folded book. Aug 25, 2015 this the easiest to follow tutorial on youtube, of how to make any patterns for the art of book folding. Book arthowtofolda book intoaword, folded book artbestmostclear tutorial available and as i am an avid reader and love books, paper and art. Hardcover book ruler cmmm or combination square pencil bone folder optional all my patterns use.
Please subscribe if you would like to see the rest of the series and other videos. Free book folding videos howtos, tutorials for patterns. It is available to download immediately after purchase. Theyve also developed a special beginner friendly starter. Book folding pattern for the word mum with a butterfly. It can, at times, be a little fiddly and time consuming because, depending on the level of detail in a pattern, you may have to deal with very many folds per page alot of which may be of just a.
Book folding pattern for a cat on craftsuprint add to basket. Here is part one of the start of our adventure into book folding. Each pattern we post will be unique to this site and no more. A book preferably a hardbacked book and 400 pages or more. Mom word book folding pattern this small ebook contains a pattern for you to make your own folded book, by measuring and folding pages. The shorter the book the less opportunity for great detail but the longer the book the more folding you have to do. The following downloads are templates for my craft tutorials. The sharon bag free patterncrochet flower bouquet free pattern gifts for friends this pattern can map the folder for creating the pattern in a book. This baby feet book folding pattern allows you to create your own folded book art as pictured in the book above. I put this book folding tutorial together to help people new to book folding get to grips with the basics.
Bookarthowtofoldabookintoaword, foldedbookartbestmostcleartutorialavailable and as i am an avid reader and love books, paper and art. It will arrive as a pdf document so you can access it on. View the book folding templatespatterns for you to fold your own. How to make trees or christmas trees from paperback books. Book art created by folding recycled books into images and words. Start your book folding journey by downloading a free pdf today in our shop. Youll want it to match the size of the book, and make sure that youve got margins of about an inch inch and a half from the bottom and top of your book. Then fold each page twice on the marks you made in the previous step, like you can see in the second and third image.
Ruler or something hard and flat that you can use to press down the folds. For future projects i will use hardback books for added support. We cover the things to look for and stay away from. Kaboodle mum sent me a link to a fantastic tutorial shes made which literally explained everything i needed to know, and. Glue the fairy book onto a round piece of cardboard. Its such a fun way of reusing old books and give them another purpose.
Learning to book fold with kaboodle mum its a bugs life. All book folding patterns are fully tested, so you wont find any issues with them. I just absolutely love creating my own folded book art. Not only is this technique easy to do, but it is also a great way of reusing old books and giving them a new lease of life. Nov 01, 2015 as promised, heres the seven part tutorial a book folding course. Bookfolding expert debbi moore, takes you through step by step how to. Different ways to make your own pattern the folded book company.
Simple heart mmf freebie book folding pattern perfect. Animal painting on canvas, abstract art, thick paint, original handmade art, certificate attached, by koby feldmos by kobyfeldmos. The kind of folding ive done is simple no real pattern required but i definitely inspired by the budget living feature. We stuck green paper onto the cardboard first to make it look like grass. Have a go and join the craze that is sweeping the nation. Create your own stunning piece of book art with this mom combi cut and fold book folding pattern.
Book folding tutorial and a free pattern sacha and co. See the full range of bookfolding patterns, books and cds at create. Easy to follow patterns for you to create stunning book folding projects and gifts that youll be proud of and will amaze your friends and family. Nov 22, 2015 i found it really relaxing and therapeutic and theres something really satisfying about seeing all those perfect edges creating these letters all regimented in a row. We can also design custom requested patterns with any word or symbol you need. The fourth, fifth and sixt image let you see how the book should look like once you folded some pages. Book folding pattern for mom, mum or mam with heart. Glue the first and last pages together to make the round toadstool shape. If youre looking for a free pattern, you can get one here. Standard and cut and fold patterns are supported and are very simple to use. Includes free printable downloads pdf to personalise your book art and full step by step tutorial. The pattern is for a book with 400 numbered pages 200 folds. This the easiest to follow tutorial on youtube, of how to make any patterns for the art of book folding. Although it looks difficult, its really not, however, i do have to warn you, it is timeconsuming.1394 820 404 984 1320 568 796 1074 568 512 984 1056 835 1391 257 898 856 958 896 1574 181 530 1278 375 791 190 1210 758 86 1394 655 1311 1090