Crafts and DIY help to improve the imagination of the children along with that it helps to boost their critical thinking. One of the best things is the Accordion Pocket Journal which can be carried by anyone of any age group. So, in this article, we will teach you how to make an accordion pocket journal. Let us begin.
Before moving on towards preparing the Accordion Journal, let us look at the list of required requirements. The list is as follows:
- Decorative Paper
Step 1:First cut the three paper strips equally.
Cutting the Strips Equally
Step 2: Then mark lines after 2.5 inches and leave the last section to one inch.
Marking the Lines
Step 3: Now slowly start folding the paper.
Folding the Paper
Step 4: Simultaneously, repeat all the steps on the other two papers.
Folding the Papers
Step 5: Apply glue on the end flaps to the edge without connecting the end flap of the other second.
Applying the Glue
Step 6: It should end up in the following manner.
Step 7: Now cut two rectangles’ cardboards and cut the other two rectangles on decorative paper.
Rectangular Cardboards and Decorative Paper
Step 8: Stick the ribbon in the middle of the backside of the cardboard.
Sticking the Ribbon
Step 9: The next step is to stick the last sections of the folded papers to the covers.
Sticking the Paper
Accordion Pocket Journals
- We recommend you use colourful paper for the covers
- We recommend you to use the cardboard of used books.
- Make sure you apply the glue appropriately
Saquib Siddiqui is a Mechanical Engineer and a content creator. He has special interest in science experiments and teaches the same to school and college students. He is also a technical lead at RUDE LABS PVT. LTD.