Create a Miniature Adventure – a Creative Bookish Activity

A tiny book being held in an adult's hands

Make like “The Borrowers” and create a tiny adventure where you’re the star! This creative activity is perfect for families to do on a walk, or in your local park or garden.

  • Imagine what it would be like to be the size of your thumb!
  • Think of a simple story about your adventures at home or in your school or outdoors.
  • Draw a story board for your adventure.
  • Create a mini you.
  • Cut out your figures.
  • Time for the adventure!
  • Turn your adventure into a book.
  • and more neat ideas / concepts for you to try at home

Step-by-step inspiration and illustrations for this activity can be found here, courtesy of The British Library: