Patchwork Fabric Cover For Sketchbooks Tutorial Video

This tutorial will show you how to make a boring blank sketchbook, art journal or even notebook, a bit more interesting and personal.

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Watch it on Youtube or Vimeo (free download)

This video is mute to allow you to listen to your own music as you’re watching.


  • plain sketchbook
  • a selection of fabric squares
  • rotary fabric cutter and craft scissors
  • metal ruler
  • Mod Podge and strong bristle brushes for collage
  • small brayer to flatten the fabric and avoid air bubbles
  • white pencil to draw my heart template
  • awl, baker’s twine embroidery floss, needle
  • Liquitex white gesso
  • baby wipes
  • heat tool/hairdryer
  • Polychromos colouring pencils
  • Faber Castell Pitt Brush pen in black

Enjoy the tutorial.