Fun and easy Christmas gingerbread house crafts for grand kids and us seniors to enjoy together.
Octopus Drawing DIY and Mini Accordion Book Tutorial by @RuthBleakley - I recently created a ceramic sculpture entitled "Keeper of the Story". The figure is wrapped a circle of wire laden with miniature books - this was great inspiration!
Louisa Boyd: Concertina artist books prepared for Society of Bookbinders workshop - Paper manipulation and Book Art.. Screen printed imagery with paper cut work and piercing
Title: The Journey. Measurements: box: 4" x 51/2"x 1" book: 2" x 4 1/4" (closed) Materials: Acid free paper, ink, acid free glue, ribbon. Signed, dated and numbered on the back of the book.
Sub Tub... great to have in your classroom to be prepared for when you need a sub. Contains a Welcome Binder explaining the daily schedule, where things are in the room and anything the sub might need like computer log-in codes. Tub also has hanging folders for each day of the week with emergency lesson ideas, great books, games and other activities to do!
you could make these books and use them for all kind of great curriculum and building skills, could be all nature with different leafs or multi culture/ anti basic and pick a country to pit in them, American sign language is awesome one as well. Little kids love these kinds of things from 12 months up to st least school age.
Flower Materials Take a page from the great outdoors with this pretty flower-theme paper garland. Accordion-fold an aged book page. Fold in half and trim the ends into a curve. Repeat with a second page. Using string, tie the two folded pages together at the center, and glue the ends to form a circle.