Altered Books: How to Create an Altered Book
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Make an old book into your art journal by painting and drawing over the pages, cutting windows and doors, and pasting in photo transfers.
My Owl Barn: 3D Illustrations from Discarded Books by Isobelle Ouzman

My Owl Barn: Freebie: Paper Forest Animals

The artist, Su Blackwell, says: Paper has been used for communication since its invention; either between humans or in an attempt to communicate with the spirit world. I employ this delicate, accessible medium and use irreversible, destructive processes to reflect on the precariousness of the world we inhabit and the fragility of our life, dreams and ambitions. This book sculpture is called Hope.

Butterflies Paper-Cut Sculpture by Su Blackwell. Her work is often within the realm of fairy-tales and folk-lore. I began making a series of book-sculpture, cutting-out images from old books to create three-dimensional

Pop-Up Valentine's Card, RADkidsART

Pop up rainbow card

Altered Books for Kids - one way to use tattered old board books.

Altered Books for Kids

old board books repurposed for kids' watercolor stories

The Library of Lost Books: Wednesday Wonder No 6....

Kyra Clegg - The Library of Lost Books: Wednesday Wonder No

'Cave' Altered book by Katherine Johnson 2013 #altered #book #bookart

'Cave' Altered book by Katherine Johnson 2013 - I like to read books mostly but if there's a chance to express how brilliant books are through some fun book-based art, who am I to argue?

I don't know WHY we should do this or what purpose it could possibly serve, but it feels kind of right. Like, what if we each had one shoe, and documented all out travels for one year or something?

Magdalena Haras Two stages of the memoir excerpts from the English and Polish versions of the book written by Sławomir Rawicz, „The Long Walk” „Długi marsz” paper art; the size of a shoe box;

Mireille Vautier

'Les racines carrées' by French artist Mireille Vautier. Embroidered book via the artist's site

Artist: Stephanie Frederick. Dry bark used as book enclosure.

For Donna --- Artist: Stephanie Frederick. Dry bark used as book enclosure.

Old and heavy books always seem like a mysterious and infinite well of wisdom and imagination for me. That moment, when you pick up an old book from a shelf and wipe away thick layer of dust from it‘s cover, is full of magic. However, book is so much more than pages full of words. …

45 Of The Most Beautiful Examples Of Book Sculptures

Old and heavy books always seem like a mysterious and infinite well of wisdom and imagination for me. That moment, when you pick up an old book from a shelf and

House Sculptures Made of Cut & Hollowed Books

House Sculptures Made of Cut & Hollowed Books

Book-Built House Decor - Artist Frank Halmans Turns Literary Classics into Houses with Windows (GALLERY) . book end ideas for floating shelves

book sculpture

This would be my self portrait because books are life. Reader by Tiffany Ownbey, paper mache artist

Drawing on Text Paper and Outlining in White

40 Delicate Book Project Ideas-homesthtics - Homesthetics - Inspiring ideas for your home.

workshop with 'by bun' - artist Roxanne Coble. Email: madebybun@gmail.com to book your class!

Workshop with 'by bun' - Artist Roxanne Coble

Art Journaling with Envelopes - Awesome set of resources. I never thought about this before, but now I can't stop putting them in my journal!

Art Journaling with Envelopes

Creative Folding: Art Journaling with Envelopes - Awesome set of resources. I never thought about this before, but now I can't stop putting them in my art journal!

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