Foldable Book Art or 3D Book Folding 


How To Make Foldable Book Art or 3D Book Folding

Foldable book art! What is book folding and where did it come from? Hell if I know! All I know is these masterpieces of work are beautiful to look at. Google can’t tell me where it originated from. What good are you Google? First time I encountered this type of art was my mother had bought one for my son at some flea market. I had never seen this type of art before and found it quite fascinating.

I never actually made one myself, but I am sure you can figure out right? I’m just trying to help the poor artist out or if you might find this topic interesting. Hey, least I am honest! Cut me a break here!

Into my never ending journey of Google, I found these steps to 3d book folding.<– Right here, no seriously, right there! I will try to do my best to explain, but you are going to need a few items from the shed. Blow torch, wrench, and a screwdriver. Gotcha! No, but you will need a hardback cover book, a book folding template, book folding measurements, a ruler, and last but not least those monkey hands for this foldable book masterpiece!


book folding template


Foldable Book Instructions

Step 1 – Find the oldest, hardest book you can find. Please whatever you do not grab your grandmothers old bible! I beg of you just don’t do it. Grab your fathers ruler that you know he is going to ask you to put back, even though you probably will not do. Hey, its your life, not mine.

Step 2 – Well I am going to go into full detail here, but I will give you a link for yourself. Foldable book instructions. I will just give you the run down. Basically you start at a certain measurement and mark each page in 2 spots. You then keep marking each page a little bit longer until you hit a point. Then you start back down the ladder again.

Step 3 – Yay! Your almost done with your foldable book! You then fold on the lines that you mark and try to keep them at a 90 degree bend. Repeat this step until you are finished or until your carpal tunnel sets in. Bam! You have your foldable book masterpiece!

Foldable book art or 3d book folding can be a whole family project or if you want to just give something to a family for a nice present. You could of course just go buy one, which I will do because I am lazy. You can also buy a book folding template to help you on your journey to save the planet.

If you enjoyed me terribly explaining how to make foldable book art, please let me know in the comments and share your Foldable book art with me. Thanks for reading.

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