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« on: February 22, 2018 05:15:17 PM »

I finally got around to making a matchbox sized book, something I had been wanting to do for a while. The outside of the matchbox is uncluttered and simple, but the inside is kinda neat. (Also very easy to do.)



The book inside the matchbox:











The faces of the Cheshire cats spin around:



The pop-ups throughout the book are made the same way- an image is folded in three places and glued on the pages. That's it.

Cut out your image and make a fold along the center. Fold in the two ends:



Glue one end to page:



And apply glue to other folded end:



Close the book and hold, hold, hold.



So easy!



That is a ton of pictures for such a wee thing!
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« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2018 07:10:13 PM »

WOW! That is crazy, er... mad cool!
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« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2018 09:52:29 PM »

Incredible!! So much detail in such a tiny package. It's fantastic,
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« Reply #3 on: February 23, 2018 02:09:29 AM »

This is so clever!  I love how it came out
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« Reply #4 on: February 23, 2018 05:51:25 AM »

The kitten faces are dangling on strings and can turn around to show more kitten faces? Get outta here! Awesome.
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« Reply #5 on: February 23, 2018 07:10:52 AM »

This is so sweet!  I love that you gave instructions on doing the pop-ups!

The details are great in such a tiny project!
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« Reply #6 on: February 23, 2018 08:37:41 AM »

Wonderful little pop-up Wonderland book!  I haven't made one in years, but I agree that tiny books are great fun.  The spinning Cheshire cat discs are particularly cool, as I've never seen that kind of element used with a pop-up before now.

Imagine if libraries had nothing but wee books like that, they'd be able to stock like ten times as many!  People that need large-print books would not be fans though! Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: February 23, 2018 09:31:14 AM »

Holy crap that is the most amazing thing ever.
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« Reply #8 on: February 23, 2018 09:33:49 AM »

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