FRIENDS Journal

Materials

  • Reycled cereal box, two 6”x3” rectangles
  • Cardstock, scraps
  • White copy paper
  • Metal rings, three
  • Alphabet stickers
  • Ribbon or fabric scraps, assorted colors
  • Elmer’s Craft Bond Extra Strength Glue Stick

Tools

  • Hole punch
  • Scissors
  • Ruler

Directions

STEP 1

  • Measure and cut two 6”x3” rectangles (covers) from recycled cereal box. Measure and cut card stock same-size as covers. Glue card stock rectangles on covers. Let dry.

STEP 2

  • For pages, measure and cut 6”x3” white copy paper rectangles.

STEP 3

  • Decorate inside pages with card stock scraps.

STEP 4

  • Position cover, pages, and back cover together. Use hole punch to punch three holes, evenly spaced, in covers and pages. Insert metal rings through holes.

STEP 5

  • Measure and cut 3/4”x4” ribbon lengths or fabric scraps. Tie ribbon and fabric on rings.

STEP 6

  • Press alphabet stickers on front cover to spell “FRIENDS.”
by Ann Butler
FRIENDS Journal
FRIENDS Journal