InstructionsThe librarian at my school has to clean out old books and I hate to see those beautiful old covers go to waste!
So I cut out the pages (which leaves me the pages to use on other projects) and repurpose the covers. All they need is a little T.L.C.!
I simply glued the paper to the covers using gel medium, did a little stamping and added a couple of embellishments. I ...
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Category: Paper Crafts
Type of item: Functional
Style: Mod, Eco-Friendly, Casual, Hipster, Whimsical, Funky
an old book, paints, scrapbook supplies, chipboard, some cardboard "trash" that makes a good stamp (white paint), screen mesh (from a window, a brad, gel medium, rings (for binding), various punches.
What was your inspiration?
old books being thrown out by my school's librarian... the texture of the fabric & the colors are so beautiful
What are you most proud of?
resurrecting old books and giving them a new purpose