Jennifer’s Paper Bag Book Class Instructions

Supplies:

Each Paper Bag makes 4 pages – 2 for the cover of the book. So if you use 2 bags, you get 8 pages – 2 for the cover, so a 6 page book.

Paper Bags – 4 for this sample (makes 2 books)
4 sheets of pattern paper
2 sheets of cardstock
12 feet of ribbon cut into 6” strips (various styles of ribbon)

Assembly Instructions:

1. Cut the 4 sheets of pattern paper into 5 ¼” squares. Save the scraps. You should have 16 squares, 4 long strips of paper, and 8 short strips of paper when finished cutting.
2. Cut the long strips of paper in 1 ½” squares until you have 10 squares.
3. Cut four 4 ½” x 4” rectangles from the cardstock. These will be the inserts into the bag openings.
4. Cut four 4” squares from the cardstock. These will be mats.
5. Cut four 4½” x 4” rectangles and two 4” x 3” rectangles from the patterned paper. These will be mats.
6. Cut