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I like to keep a sketchbook/scrap book where I store un finished ideas and pieces of work so I can refer back to them. Below are some photos showing a sketch book that has mostly ideas for artists books projects in.

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I have spent an afternoon this week trying out some simple paper folds for a book project that I’m working over the next couple of weeks.

My favourite fold technique so far has been the Turkish Map Fold also known as the Star Burst Fold.

Here is a PDF showing the Turkish Map Fold that I found on the really useful Internet Achieve: Wayback Machine site.

And this link which shows how to fold a rectangular sheet of paper rather than a square for the Turkish Map Fold