Folded Paper Book Covers

Many schools require paper book covers to protect and extend the life of textbooks.  Make your books stand out from the rest with these fun and funky book covers from Suzy at Suzy’s Artsy Craftsy Sitcom!  Made using a paper folding technique called Iris Folding, the spiraling rainbow effect is really cool, and easier to achieve than you might think thanks to a handy, free printable template.  [how to make colorful folded paper book covers]

Project estimate:

  • Colored paper, on hand or $1 and up
  • Kraft paper or paper grocery bag, on hand
  • Glue, on hand

Total:  Free and up