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Corrugated Cardboard Art- Accordion books!!
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Hi! My name is Alexa Gold & I am a Towson University student and intern at Art with a Heart!!
1. Hi! My name is Alexa Gold & I am a Towson University student and intern at Art with a Heart!!
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Art with a Heart is a nonprofit in Baltimore! To enhance the lives of people in need with art!
2. Art with a Heart is a nonprofit in Baltimore! To enhance the lives of people in need with art!
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I will be explaining how to write a story and create accordion books with recycled cardboard!
3. I will be explaining how to write a story and create accordion books with recycled cardboard!
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This is fun and easy to do with recycled cardboard using your imagination!
4. This is fun and easy to do with recycled cardboard using your imagination!
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HISTORY: the accordion book comes from Asia- Invented to accommodate scrolls due to their size.
5. HISTORY: the accordion book comes from Asia- Invented to accommodate scrolls due to their size.
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HISTORY: The accordion book is composed of continuous folded sheets of paper and is between 2 covers
6. HISTORY: The accordion book is composed of continuous folded sheets of paper and is between 2 covers
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PRODUCT NEEDED: scissors (or box cutter), recycled cardboard, ruler, markers, glue & pencils!
7. PRODUCT NEEDED: scissors (or box cutter), recycled cardboard, ruler, markers, glue & pencils!
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BEST PRACTICES: write your idea our first, to figure out how many pages are needed in the accordion
8. BEST PRACTICES: write your idea our first, to figure out how many pages are needed in the accordion
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BEST PRACTICES: use your imagination and remember- introduction, middle and end.
9. BEST PRACTICES: use your imagination and remember- introduction, middle and end.
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MY STORY: COVID-19 spreads, we wear masks and use purell, we stay safe in our homes & doing art!!!
10. MY STORY: COVID-19 spreads, we wear masks and use purell, we stay safe in our homes & doing art!!!
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STEP 1: cut your cardboard for even edges, and measure out each square before folding for the book
11. STEP 1: cut your cardboard for even edges, and measure out each square before folding for the book
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STEP 2: fold your cardboard into a book like shape with multiple pages & glue the edges together
12. STEP 2: fold your cardboard into a book like shape with multiple pages & glue the edges together
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STEP 3: start to write your story page by page (leave room for images) - MAKE IT YOUR OWN!!!
13. STEP 3: start to write your story page by page (leave room for images) - MAKE IT YOUR OWN!!!
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STEP 4: create images in your story. (The story can be all Images, all words or whatever you want!)
14. STEP 4: create images in your story. (The story can be all Images, all words or whatever you want!)
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FINAL PRODUCT!!! I hope you all enjoyed learning about accordion books and using recycled cardboard!
15. FINAL PRODUCT!!! I hope you all enjoyed learning about accordion books and using recycled cardboard!
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