How to Turn Old Magazines into Woven Art

by DIY Maven

How to Turn Old Magazines into Woven Art

June over at lovely Folding Trees shares her incredibly easy yet effective method of using old magazines to weave beautiful note cards and book marks. June also suggests using the technique to make wall art, book covers and pen pots too!

Supplies you’ll need:

paper (glossy magazine pages and copy paper)
pencil
ruler
Xaxto knife
cutting mat

What you’ll need to do:

Click on over to Folding Trees to see the entire tutorial. Via Craftzine.

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How to Weave a Paper Chain

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How to Weave a Paper Chain

Back in junior high, my friends and I used to fold gum wrapper chains. By the end of the school year we had may feet assembled. The same technique we used to waste time in study hall can be applied to just about any kind of paper with some really cool results. Here’s a how-to to get you started making these simple chains.

Supplies

Paper of your choosing (I used colorful interior pages from a magazine)

A cutting tool (I used a small utility blade and...

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