Artskills® Book Cover

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by Artskills® Design Team

Artskills® Book Cover

They'll never lose a book in their locker again! Use ArtSkills® products to create individualized book covers that will stand out and show off their personality.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Lay the neon poster board in front of you horizontally, fold the bottom edge up 2 inches and crease to form a pocket.
  • 2
    Lay your book in the center of the poster board with the bottom edge of your book against the bottom folded crease of your poster board.
  • 3
    With the bottom of the book still against the bottom crease, draw a line horizontally across the poster board 2 inches above the top of the book. Cut off the excess poster board above the line.
  • 4
    Now fold down the top of the poster board 2 inches and crease.
  • 5
    Lay your book so that the top and bottom of the book are on the creased edges.
  • 6
    Fold the left side of the poster board over 2 ½ inches and tuck the front book cover into this folded pocket.
  • 7
    Open the book so that the back cover of the book is flat against the poster board, add about 2 ½ inches to the right-hand side and cut off the excess poster board.
  • 8
    Fold the remaining 2 ½ inches over the back cover of the book. Tuck the back book cover into this pocket.
  • 9
    Use neon quick letters, black vinyl letters, neon eye catchers and black poster marker to decorate the front and binding of the book cover. 

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • CPP International Poster Board 22 inch x 28 inch Neon Green 104132816
  •  Artskills® Neon Quick Letters 2.5 inch 104743818
  •  Artskills® Neon Eye Catchers 104743824
  •  Nicole™ Crafts Vinyl Letters ¼ inch Black 104132544 (color of your choice)