Fold the top piece back toward the centerfold and crease with a bone folder. Jun 02 2008 Glue the cardboard to the front and back of your accordion.
Make each panel individually.
How to make a accordion book. First Measure Then Cut. Using your book board as a guide cut the book cloth so that it measures 1 larger all around. Make a crease along the folded end of the strip4.
To walk you through the process Ive taken some scrap strips of paper I have lying around some scrap painted papers and strip of ribbon along with my trusty PVA glue Vinavil. Too much glue can saturate and warp the book board and the book cloth Carefully place the book board in the center of the book cloth and press down. Press the paper flat with the palm of your hand.
Coat the first page of your accordion with glue then press the first cover cardboard-side-down onto it. Nov 16 2014 This a easy accordion fold mini album that you can make with 2-3 sheets of card stock any color cut in half and decorate the front and back and you have a cu. These are the steps we walk through when we make accordion books with kids1.
Folding one long panel is an option but can be very bulky. To increase the number of photos yo. Fold it in half matching up the corners of each end of the strip3.
Dilute a small amount of PVA glue with water. Start with a long strip of paper 2. Fold a piece of watercolor paper in half creasing it with a bone folder.
Paper I used masa paper for print making Long Ruler Number 2 pencil Cutting mat X-Acto knife Cardboard more than double the size. My books are impromptu and unplanned and messy. You will have three creases in the paper in a zigzag or accordion fold.
This sequence uses paint thread and digital photos on cloth. Water and rock are enduring sources of inspiration for me. A little tutorial on how I make my little sketchbooks You can use any paper tha.
Oct 02 2008 How to Make an Accordion Book. I dont worry about precise measurement or whether the book is perfectly aligned or level. Turn the paper over and fold the edge toward the centerfold creasing with the bone folder.
Jun 12 2018 Create one long image and cut it into sections. Aug 08 2019 Making an accordion book is simply a matter of cutting paper and folding it back and forth. Flip the accordion.
HOW TO DIY WATERCOLOR SKETCHBOOKS Accordion Style NO STITCHINGHi there. Aug 02 2010 To make an accordion book you need paper glue and I add some ribbon in for the closure although a closure is not required. May 28 2018 The accordion is one of the most simple but most elegant book forms and its great for displaying prints or photographs.