'Quick & Easy Hardback Sketchbooks'
· Cardboard, Matboard, or shirt box cardboard cut into 2 8 ½ x 6” pieces
· Duct Tape(OPT: Can use colored duck tape)
· 6 sheets of white printer paper.
· Metal or wood ruler
o Lay the cardboard covers on the sticky side of the tape leaving a gap between the pieces. Place a piece of duct tape over it and really press it down creating a crease where the gap was.
o Fold printer paper in half and lay it open with the center fold lined up with the crease. Turn book over so tape side is up and staple.
o To staple, place rubber eraser under the book and opening the stapler, staple through book into rubber eraser. Use ruler to fold down opened staples.