How-To Tips

To help you and your young author make the most of your creativity activity we’ve put together a quick list of how-to tips. 

Creating Your Book

Useful How-To Tips

You’re going to love every step of creating your Binding Tales storybook! Here are a few how-to tips to help guide you in the right direction.

Tip #1
Start by reading through the entire book with an adult. This will help you think about how the story will unfold as you are writing and drawing pictures.

Tip #2
Use our free coloring sheets for practice sketching and coloring. Printed sheets are included with young author membership, or you can download them at

Tip #3
Ask questions (especially if you get stuck) and work together. Working together as a team adds to the fun!

Tip #4
The paper in your book works best with pencils, crayons and colored pencils.

Tip #5
Be creative and have fun, there’s no limit to your imagination.

Tip #6
Inspire others with your masterpiece! Take a picture while you show off your favorite pages of the finished book and tag
@BindingTales on social media!

Co-authoring a book is something to be very proud of! GREAT job! We’re proud of you!

With these how-to tips, what will you help your young author create?