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This tutorial shows you how to make your own book.For the binding I only use glue.
You will need scissors, paper, some thicker paper or cardboard, depending on how strong you want your cover to be, PVA glue, a brush for the glue, a k...
First of all, you need to cut some paper to the size you want the pages to be. Let's say you want a book of the size 15x10cm. But you have to add 1cm...
Now that you've got all the pages, it's time to start preparing them.Measure about 1cm on the left side of each page and mark this line. Then, careful...
Get the PVA glue out. You can use other glue if you can't find PVA, but it won't stick that well, and the pages really have to stick together, otherwi...
For the front and back pages you will need to measure your book again. Things might only have slightly changed, but every mm will be important now. My...
while everything is drying you can prepare the card for the cover.It totally depends on what cover you want, if you want a proper hard cover you will ...
Take the inside of the book and turn it around. It's easier to start with the back page.Apply glue all over the back page of the book. Pay special att...
Now take a look at the great book you've just made. :)
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Posted:Feb 7, 2009
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