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DIY | Newspaper Art

Turn shoe box lids into art by covering them with book pages (or sheet music or other text) and painting a continuous image.

These would be so easy to make - piece of wood painted black, glue old book page on top, then trace outline of animals (or anything really) and paint.

3 Relaimed Upcycled Country Custom Order Blue Birds Rustic Shabby Chic Wall Decor Sign Wood

Art birdhouse made from old books. lot of other ideas for repurposing books diy-crafts

Paint entire pice black .... Place vinyl sticker.. Cover in desired color and peel away vinyl

BOOK CRAFT / WALL ART :: Tons of INSPIRATION for Book Page (& Sheet Music) Wall Art ::

DIY Canvas Rocky "Rocking Birds" on Real Branches! Easy to make and when you "prep" the canvas and branches with Waterproof PVE (wood) glue, you can leave it outside too! :-) You need: a Canvas, some nice Rocks, some branches, a permanent marker/sharpie or steady paint hand :-) I added some music notes too, just a extra birdy touch! :-D

Okay, so this is mod podging a blank canvas, but it could easily be adapted to gift wrapping - wrap in newspaper and use cricut to decorate.

make a collage, put a stencil in place over it, paint over everything, remove stencil.

DIY barn wood wall art. #barnwood #DIY #wall #art #wood

DIY wall art

You have got to be kidding me!?!?! How many HOURS have I spent taping out chevron stripes....Why didn't I think of that? Chevron done easy

The fabric/paper/wallpaper around a canvas idea is one I've pinned a lot. But this blogger added an extra level of thriftiness by not buying canvas at all. It's cut Styrofoam!

Use old book as shadow box or picture frame. Dishfunctional Designs: Bookish: Upcycled & Repurposed Books and Pages

REALLY??!! - Buy plates from Dollar Store Use a Sharpie and decorate...Bake at 350 for 30 min. Becomes permanent and safe - could do with quotes, monogram, or special days of the year. Birthday plate!!!

Glue Corks into a Picture Frame to Make a Bulletin Board

Draw on wax paper with permanent markers, wrap around candle and heat until image is transferred....who knew?!...

I just love Ashley's tutorial on how to turn a lowly composition book into a cool journal! These blank books are a steal right now as "Back to School" sales are going on! I bought a pile of them at Walmart last year for a quarter each!