Intermediate | 29 min
Taught by Jody Alexander
Get pictures off of your phone or computer and turn them into a beautiful handmade album. Jody shows you how to create an accordion album that is as unique as your photo collection and can be customized with different ways to attach photos and text. This entry-level bookmaking project turns photos into a work of art that can be displayed, given as a gift, or tucked away for posterity.

What you will learn:
— Making accurate accordion folds
— Creating a book cover
— Joining accordion panels
— Attaching photos to a page
Chapters
Introduction
01:09
Materials
02:50
Create Book
05:11
03:34
05:09
04:44
06:35
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Tools: cutting mat or something to protect your surface
  • bone folder
  • straight edge ruler
  • triangle
  • glue brush
  • cutting tool
  • glue (pva or pva/methylcellulose mix) or glue dots
  • sandpaper Materials: file folder
  • paper for accordion pages
  • photo corners
  • photos
  • paper for text
Discussion
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