DIY Decorated Composition Notebook

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Can you believe back-to-school is already here? It’s an exciting time of year in my house with both of my girls headed off to school together. We had so much fun with this DIY decorated composition notebook craft…it’s a great way to spend some quality time together and make plain old school supplies into something really special!

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What you will need:

Composition notebook

Craft paper or card stock in assorted colors and patterns

Scissors

Exacto knife

Pencil

Paintbursh

Brown paper grocery bag

Small jar or glass

Glue

Stencils

Instructions:

Step 1: Trace the cover of the notebook onto the paper bag with pencil.

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Step 2: Using the Exacto knife, cut along the tracing  so the paper fits the outside of your notebook from binding to edge.

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Step 3: Glue the paper to the outside of the notebook cover.

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Step 4: Use the jar or glass to trace small circles and cut them out with scissors.

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Step 5: Glue circles onto the notebook cover.

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Step 6: Get creative with stencils, shapes and paper! Create different combinations to make a notebook that’s truly your own.

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