Mini Art Book mini Kids love a blank canvas and you can create a whole stash of them using recycled paper bags! Learn how to make these mini art books with a few simple folds and cuts. Supplies needed: Large paper grocery bag Scissors Your favorite coloring tools Steps Cut out an 8 1/2″ x 11 1/2″ section from your paper bag. 1 Fold your paper in half hot dog-style, and unfold. 2 Fold your paper again, this time hamburger-style, and leave it folded. 3 Fold one open edge in half back toward the middle. 4 Fold the other open edge back the same way. 5 Unfold your paper to hamburger-style again, and cut from the folded edge to the center. 6 Unfold completely to reveal the center cut, then fold in half again hot dog-style. 7 Push the outer edges in together. 8 Then fold the pages to create your book. 9 Use your favorite crayons, paints, stickers, and any other fun art materials to decorate your mini art book! 10