Scrappy Journal Challenge


March 11-15, 2024

Are you overwhelmed with paper and fabric scraps but can’t bring yourself to throw them away? Then I have the perfect project for you!

Let me teach you how to make this decorative scrappy journal. You’ll learn some great bookbinding skills while putting a dent in your stash.

Crafters of all types—mixed media artists, painters, quilters, art journalers—are welcome to take the challenge! The prerecorded video instructions are easy to follow and daily live Q&A’s ensure your success.

Mark your calendar for March 11-15, 2024



Free Bookbinding Boot Camp

Get your bookmaking journey started! 

Learning a few simple skills and techniques and making own your journals will be a lot more fun and rewarding.

* 9 short, easy to watch videos *
* Printable reference sheets *
Answers to commonly asked questions *
Suggestions for your first project *


What is the Handmade Book Club?

An amazing community paper-addicted book makers from 24+ countries. We are painters, printmakers, quilters, art journalers and mixed media artists who love to create their own unique handmade books.

  • Brand new bookbinding project every month
  • Access to past project library of 50+ book bindings
  • WEEKLY Community gatherings
  • Monthly guest artists
  • Special beginner sessions and resource section
  • In person meet-ups & retreats
  • Giveaways, special discounts and swaps

Purchase Past Challenges Here

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