Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Covered Composition Journal Tutorial

Covered Composition Journal Tutorial

Supplies Needed
Composition Notebook
Designer Paper
Stamps: MFP Christmas Poinsettias
Scor-Tape or other double sided tape
Paper Trimmer


1.  Cover edges of composition book with Scor-Tape, or other double sided tape.
2.  Remove non-stick surface, cover composition book with designer paper.

 3.  Using scissors, trim designer paper down to size.

4.  Apply Scor-Tape, or other double stick tape, to black strip of composition book.

 5.  Remove non-stick surface and apply scrap,  put matching designer paper,  over the exposed Scor-Tape.

6.  Repeat steps 1-5 as needed to cover the back-side of your composition book, trimming designer paper as needed.

7.  Add Scor-Tape, or other double stick tape, to the front inside panel of book, remove non-stick surface and add matching card stock to cover the front inside panel.

 8.  Trim card stock down to size.

 9.  Repeat steps 7-8 for back inside panel as well.

10.  Stamp images, color, and add them to the front side of your journal.  Finish embellishing as desired.


  1. Your journal is beautiful and wonderfully classic Christmas! I love it. Gorgeous poinsettias!

  2. If you are not in a position to acquire a composition book can we use a spiral book?
    Thanks Carole

  3. Very cool journal!!! Love the bright Christmas colors and pretty Poinsettias!

  4. Bonnie,
    Very pretty journal! I could really use one for all my passwords.