The British Library have put together some wonderful ideas around exploring books and stories including a set of videos in their new online children's resource Discovering Children’s Books. Here are a few examples:

The Book of Me - A step-by-step guide on how to create an illustrated story in which you are the main character.

Make a miniature book - An introduction to miniature books and then steps to show how to make your own.

Three videos from Axel Scheffler:

The evolution of the Gruffalo - How do you go from a bright idea in your head, to a picture book in your hands?

How to draw a Gruffalo - Follow Axel Scheffler’s process from pencil to paint, as he shows you how to draw your very own Gruffalo.

Top 3 tips for budding illustrators - Axel Scheffler gives his top tips for budding artists.