• Bookfolding,  Papercrafting

    Book Folding – Galway Crest

    I decided to make a folded book for my Brother-in-Law that represents where he is from, so I planned to make a coat of arms or a flag of Galway, Ireland. I decided this before seeing what their flag actually was. It took a while to make the pattern as I had to make a few edits, making sure all the detail would be shown on the finished book. I did wonder if i could use the pattern on a laptop screen for future projects whilst printing out all 18 pages for this book. I’m glad to say I have found a way! This book fold was very fiddly, in…

  • Bookfolding,  Papercrafting

    Book Folding – Cat Catching Music.

    We all know how much a cat loves to knock things out of place. I am a firm believer that if musical notes were physical entities they would never be heard in order because cats would be knocking them off the piano. This book fold is for my sister. She is the absolute defination of a cat lady, in a good way of course. Along with being an artist, she is also a music teacher which is why i thought this would make the perfect christmas gift for her. This was the first pattern I made using the Bookami software having previously made the design on photoshop. I was worried…