Book folding art is a fun activity with rewarding results. With a little folding, the pages of a discarded book transform into something beautiful. It is time-consuming, but easy. If you can fold paper, you can do book art!

There is a bit of a learning curve at first, but once you figure it out, you can use your old books to make pieces as gifts and even make your own patterns. We used the book art pattern generator at:

You can pick up your own Book Folding Art kit at the West Wyandotte Library, containing instructions, as well as materials to make your art! These kits for adults are available starting August 10, 2020. Please call 913-295-8250 ext. 5 to reserve your craft kit, or request one at your next curbside pickup! Book Folding Art kits are available while supplies last, so contact the West Wyandotte Library today. One kit per person, please.

Watch this short video of an expert demonstrate the craft!