Below are links to several striped backgrounds for books with 352, 462, 550, 616 and 792 pages. This heart pattern comes free with any book folding template on. How to book fold simple tutorial doodle and stitch. 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.
It is for the pattern with numbers to create you very own book pattern. Easy book folding patterns the folded book company. Artist and designer at peerless designs guest presenter craft tv. Since it was a really hard task to find 10 free book folding patterns, weve included some patterns you can find with some extra price. I choose to mark all the folds then go back and do my folding. Some book folding designs dont require a pattern at all. Folded book art resource enables users to step into the art of book folding. I recently saw the following instructable on how to fold book pages into a number and it caught my attention.
Instead of just a number i wanted to do a word or image. Book folding pattern custom made you choose the design. This tutorial shows how to use a single book folding pattern to achieve three different looks. Download the pattern here and print it out at full size this will be on three separate sheets of paper. Please read the product description below for exact details about this pattern. Help us keep the site free by supporting us here and donate as little or as much as you can to download your pattern click the link below.
Dont worry if you have a bit that overlaps, either fold it back on itself or cut excess paper off. 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. Finally i attached a lightweight ribbon and bell across the cats neck. Colorcoordinated strips of folded paper are taped into place over a pattern, creating a spiraling design that resembles the iris of an. Book folding is a hugely popular craft, steadily increasing in popularity. These patterns require mostly simple 90 degree folds and a little patience. Bookami book folding patterns templates free book folding. Its a perfect gift for that crafty person you know. They are ideal for folding into books with few pages, or they use a small design that can be repeated several times in the same book. Make a wedding or engagement gift, or unique home decor. Repeat process until the whole pattern is finished. Only folding in a book ive ever done was to dog ear the page when i was done reading for the day whats an easy, simple pattern to begin with.
Click to see more photos and details in my etsy shop. New 2 lined pattern custom initials and custom date. This pattern will allow you to fold the words i love you into your book. Print landscape for long words and portrait for small words or monograms. Im just learning book folding but i love them and hope i can recreate the images. Using orime a basic or paid program that allows you to create your own patterns.
For those of you that are not handy with photoshop, here is a free book folding template that you can print yourself. Clicking on butterfly folded book pattern should lead you to the english pdf page. A great investment for either personal use or commercial use. Unicorns are such magical creatures and i m so happy to create this special pattern. This particular pattern allows you to fold the words love you into the pages of a book. Grab a free pdf and start your journey into book folding today. To make these fabulous creations all you need is a book, a pencil and a ruler.
We are always happy to showcase customers finished pieces, so please send us a picture when you complete the pattern so we can show it of. The application will simply take a raster image, and create a number of folding marking points. Ive started to include a paper flower template with my patterns for you to use to decorate your book folds. And why not sell the books you make, or even the patterns. I put this book folding tutorial together to help people new t hi everyone, i ve just uploaded a new and revised book folding pattern for the heart and baby feet pattern. How to fold book pages into letters recycled book art ideas. This gave me my starting point in the book ensuring i had the same number of unused pages at the start and end of my folding.
We have named this book folding pattern folded love. Heres is where to download suitable graph paper free of charge. Youre going to love teachers apple free tutorial by designer cornerhouse book folding pattern. A simple tutorial for making striped book folding patterns in microsoft word instead of photoshop.
Just print a word or draw a design on the pattern that most closely matches the book you have, and then follow the folding instructions in my first video. Different ways to make your own pattern the folded book company. Using photoshop click here for a very good explanation of how to do this. Love hearts book folding pattern pack 10 folded book. The specified height is the design one without margin. Find this pin and more on book folding by suzanne richey.
The size of book number of pages needed will be determined from the pattern. Diy pattern, custom made, to fold a word or name into a book. If youd like to start easy, see my tutorial using an old kids book. Have a go and join the craze that is sweeping the nation.
Book folding patterns custom initials and a date 2 lined pattern. Buy love hearts book folding pattern pack 10 folded book patterns. This free book folding pattern is for the word love. Create your own gifts for almost every occasion in just three simple steps. Create your own stunning piece of book art with this cut and fold book folding pattern of a beautiful welsh love spoon.
Jul 28, 2016 fold both measurements into the centre of the book, as close to a 90degree angle as possible. Book folding patterns baby feet with a custom name 2 lined pattern. Free iris folding patterns and instructions feltmagnet. The pattern refers to folds and this is one loose page with page numbers on both sides. You will receive all of th heart lock book folding pattern 547 pages274 folds. If youre looking for a free pattern, you can get one here. Theyve also developed a special beginner friendly starter. The art of folding pages of a book to create a raised pattern is called book folding or book art or book origami. As above but your page will have 4 or 6 measurements. Tutorials folded book art free book folding patterns. Crafty49s book folding pattern maker v1 description. Diy pattern, custom made, to fold two initials and a date into a book on 2 lines. Our love heart book folding pattern will have you transforming unwanted books into fabulous folded book art masterpieces in no time.
Ideas r us software crafty49s book folding pattern maker. Print the book folding pattern in landscape orientation as it will come out on more than one sheet of paper. Place the template in the book behind the first page that you want to fold. Totally free cut and fold patterns will help you start the art of book folding with ease. This is a beautiful custom pattern we have created for you. Choose your design, download the template, and let each page tell the story of your artistic journey. Next i started on the folding and watched as the cat began to emerge. In which case, then youd want one with 600900 pages. Book folding pattern for 2 hearts love romance anniversary. Obviously if you have a longer word you will need more pages to fit it in and still have the recognizable detail. Includes free by lovebookfolding old book crafts, paper. This video tutorial is designed to be used in conjunction with the heart book folding pattern which can be found here.
Unicorns are such magical creatures and im so happy to create this special pattern. The shorter the book the less opportunity for great detail but the longer the book the more folding you have to do. I love reading and thought this would make good gifts for friends. Choose a book with 6700 pages for a complete folded set of letters such as mrs and mr, or a 200 page book to make a large monogram. Check out our book folding pattern free selection for the very best in unique or custom. By hand plotting the design out on graph paper as used here at the folded book company. Book folding pattern for a cat on craftsuprint designed by lyndsey houghton made by gail pennycuick i printed the pattern out and started marking the book pages, having checked the correct size needed. Folded book art pattern dobby harry potter folded book art complete starter kit perfect christmas gift for crafters. Book folding patterns baby hands with a custom name 2 lined pattern. Iris folding is a simple paper folding technique that originated in holland. Love hearts book folding pattern pack 10 folded book patterns this book contains 10 patterns for you to make your own folded book, by measuring and folding pages. Different ways to make your own pattern the folded book.
The kind of folding ive done is simple no real pattern required but i definitely inspired by the budget living feature. If you want a custom pattern you can purchase one here and i will create it for you. Folded book art bookfolding patterns for beginners. You will feel so proud of your personalized folded book art you will love to show it off on your mantel or bookshelf. Folded book art love pattern paper anniversary gift for him or her stunning word pattern date unique birthday gift wedding decoration 6 numbers save the date book sculpture will be carefully created, packed and shipped within 3 5 business days. I also have a full tutorial for a hanging book fold. For example, if your book has 476 pages, choose the smaller 450 page book folding template to use. Choose the template that has less pages than the book you have. Fold your own book measure, mark, fold standard multi. Book folding pattern love, english book crafts, book.
The card maker has cut the iris folding pattern out of an eggshaped background and used it to create an overtheedge easter card which has so much character. Create your own piece of folded book art with our easy to follow stepbystep patterns. Book folding tutorial, one of my favorite tutorials from loren crane of pandoras craft box. Book folding tutorial and a free pattern sacha and co. This video shows you how to fold a simple design triangle fold that doesnt require a pattern click here. I am a reader in every sense of the word i devoured them as child, i have a phd in linguistics, i was a reading teacher for 7 years, im a fulltime copywriter, i have a kids book in the works. The music sheets and illustrations are included with the pattern so you can decorate it with themed embellishments. For this folded book art pattern you will need the following. To fold comfortably, add at least 3 cm to this height 1. If your new to folding then this is a great opportunity to try folding your first book as full detailed instructions included with the pattern. I just absolutely love creating my own folded book art. Heart book folding pattern, love heart for valentines day, easy 158 fold pattern, free book folding tutorial.
This pattern is for the word mum and requires at least 402 pages in the book 201 folds. Measure, mark and fold no cutting or glue needed, just a ruler, pencil and patience. Various references and design are ready for you to see. With this complete folded book art starter kit you can create your own pieces of folded book art from scratch. 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. The cut and fold patterns list all of the marks required for each leaf of the book and by marking, cutting and folding the marks you build up the design. Angel folded book art sculpture book folding patterns, book. Ive watched a few you tube videos but looking for some guidance, input and words of wisdom from this group. Fold both measurements into the centre of the book, as close to a 90degree angle as possible. The book art design software allows you to create your own amazing patterns to create beautiful folded books. You probably want one that is at least 400 pages, unless you have a more intricate design. This is presented in the table style of measurements.
I would have 12 folds left on either side of the finished word and so i would need to count 12 folds in before starting. As promised, heres the seven part tutorial a book folding course. Find book folding patterns by page number, book height, designer, category and fold method. If you want a custom pattern you can purchase one here and i will create it for you place the template in the book behind the first page that you want to fold. Print out the letters that you wish to fold, go at least 200 dpi in your print. Mar 21, 2017 310 2 155 the number of folds possible from the book my pattern in this example has folds. To recycle your books and transform them into something really special, weve made a collection of 10 aweinspiring book folding patterns that all book lovers will appreciate. Lisa vollrath is a prolific mixedmedia artist whose work includes altered books, art journals, collage, gluebooks, and paper crafts. I have built it out in three different sizes depending on how many pages your book has. Image computer generated to demostrate finished fold create your own stunning book art with this showing 1 to 3 of 3 1 pages. Foldedbookart thousands of totally free book folding patterns. Its such a fun way of reusing old books and give them another purpose.1417 1264 802 987 321 771 439 547 179 385 24 1222 258 186 702 265 194 1403 247 728 887 799 1456 368 1440 1462 1204 492 497 729 1079 785