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Make a Hotdog Book, Peace Tree, Flower Book (or variation) from a single sheet of paper. You can even use a sheet you want to recycle, that has print on only one side. Fliers or ads with print on one side are useful for this purpose.

Hotdog Book The Hotdog book is a simple four-page book made from a single sheet of paper. Here are the easy instructions (or in pdf format.
Instructions on video
Instructions in Spanish

It is easy to turn the hotdog book into a shaped book. By gluing two hotdog books together, you can make a larger, 6-page book, that can stand on its own.

Peace Tree Book Add words of peace to make it a a Peace Tree Book Flower Book Make a Flower Book

These books make lovely gifts or greeting cards. As small books, they can contain a poem in verses, several haiku, or a series of facts or images.

Some other books you can make

See also:

  • Crafts perfect for the winter season
  • Activities & Crafts
  • Thanks to Susan Kapuscinksi Gaylord, book-maker extraordinaire, for sharing so many projects and techniques on her blog.