I've used large nails (16 penny) I think and hammers to make the holes. Use
magazines or old newspapers underneath to soften the blow. Middle schoolers
loved this part!
----- Original Message -----
From: "croberts" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "ArtsEdNet Talk" <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, July 27, 2002 4:56 PM
Subject: Book making techniques
> Need some help on book making.
> I want my students to make their own sketchbooks and I want them to sew
> How do I make the holes in the paper...or what is the best way to do this?
> I've made them before, but they were small enough that we could use a
> long-arm stapler. This time, I want the books to be 9x12".
> Any tips, hints, etc. would be appreciated...