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New Life for Old Books

Projects and inspiration for creative repurposing of old books and pages from old books. If you would like to add ideas to this board let me know and I will put you as a contributor.


New Life for Old Books

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Beautiful fall and halloween decor — pumpkin made from upcycled book pages! @Cathy Anderson

Spiky paper wreath or starburst. Might be cool with old books or magazine pages.

s i n n e n r a u s c h: [Nachmachtipp] Origami Zackenstern

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Folded book decor

Make It: Folded Book Decor

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Old album covers..

Recycled Art.

Folded paper loops for repurposing books and mags.

Amber Kane: The Shop House

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origami bow from magazine page

Make origami bows from magazine pages | How About Orange

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Recycling old books into candle covers

recycled book crafts

Book Page Blooms Tutorial

KnitYoga: Book Page Blooms Tutorial

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Book Page Tree Art

Book Page Tree Art

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Paper Christmas Tree

Paper Christmas Tree

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Literary Ornaments

Class Project??? Tree with leaves from magazine and old book pages. Use laminator or contact paper to cover leaves after students finishing drawing on them. Here bright colored papers and drawing tools make a "loud" tree. Just pencil drawings on neutral papers make a "quiet" tree.

A Green Thumb « Making Art with Children

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punch a hole in the shape of a heart into an old book (I'm thinking a dictionary and choosing certain words), and arrange them into a frame for a decoration

paper butterflies from old books

Une Belle Histoire... - Page 1 - Une Belle Histoire...

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This is an awesome idea. plasticizing paper ~~ with hardware store silicon to make an oilcloth-like fabric...can sew it, etc. You could do this with art papers too!

diy project: brenna’s book page fabric | Design*Sponge

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Print butterflies

Une Belle Histoire... - Page 1 - Une Belle Histoire...

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60 Magazine Page Crafts to Make I like the butterflies and the mosaic

For the older grades. "Black Out Poetry" using old newspapers or books.

Paper roses from old book pages.

Brown Paper Flowers #aplaceforusblog

Projects | justdestinymag.com

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Book clock, The Living Sea

100+ Ways to Creatively Reuse Old Magazines

book igloo :)

Book Igloo | Colossal

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