Looking for a fun book-related craft project for your child? Here's how to make Google Eyed Bookmarks in 10 easy steps!
You will need
- Some coloured card or construction paper
- A ruler
- A pencil (an eraser is handy too)
- Glue stick
- A pen (or you could use Craft Googly Eyes and glue them on)
|Step 1. Measure out three 5cmx5cm squares in an L-shape in the corner of your card.|
|Step 2. Cut out around the edges.|
|Step 3. Turn your L shape like this.|
|Step 4. Take one corner of the right hand square and fold it diagonally towards the point to make a triangle.|
|Step 5. Do the same on the other side.|
|Step 6. Now fold the right hand triangle down left towards the edge.|
|Step 7. Put some glue onto the top of the folded down section.|
|Step 8. Fold the left hand triangle onto the glued section and press down firmly.|
|Step 9. Draw some googley eyes and if you want to add smile, nose, eyebrows and other features feel free!|
|Step 10. Tuck your new bookmark over the page you want to mark in your book!|
Related: 4 fun book crafts for kids
Original idea from Different Solutions facebook page
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