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Tails and Tales Make Your Own Bookmark: Home

A collection of directions, craft templates, and pictures for making your own creative bookmarks at home.

Bookmarks Created by SSPL and Crafted by You!

What goes better with your summer reading picks than a creative bookmark crafted by you?

This guide contains a selection of bookmark crafts that can easily be completed by adults and children using common crafting materials that you may already have at home. You can also stop into the library and pick up a take&make kit at the desk. Make one, a few, or all of these designs to keep track of your place in your favorite summer reads. Each bookmark design was created by a member of SSPL's Adult Services staff specifically for the Tails and Tales Adult Summer Reading Program.

The pictures below show examples of the bookmarks you'll find within the guide. Click on the tabs at the top "Paper Bookmarks" "Felt/Cloth Bookmarks" "Adventurous Craft Bookmarks" and "Coloring Page Bookmarks" for detailed directions, print outs and pictures of each bookmark then get crafting!

A Horse Of Course Bookmark

iGoat Bookmark

Bendy Friend Bookmark

Colorful Owl Bookmark

Tissue Paper Tie Dye Bookmark

Animal Coloring Page Bookmarks

Cat Bookmark

Animal Frame Bookmark

Owl with tab Bookmark

Tails and Tales Coloring Page Bookmarks

Origami Fox Corner Bookmark

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Amy Hughes

More Crafts This Way!

Looking for more? Don't forget to check out our Crafting At Home libguide for all sorts of arts and crafts projects as well as our Craft Creations libguide for a selection of art and crafting books, and our Creative Recycling libguide for arts and crafting books related to recycling.