Watercolor mosaic - really like this idea - Craft ~ Your ~ Home. It's like a paper quilt.

Maybe glue on a window or glass. Watercolor mosaic - really like this idea art journal. Paste paper works too. Great project for a class project, upper or lower grades. Mounting the work on canvas adds a very professional look to the completed collage.

lynne hoppe: how to color faces

paint faces using oil pastels, watercolors, and white gouache - yes! I have some gouache! Also I want to try this on some of my Chinese book pages and maybe do Asian faces!

fresh ideas for watercolor

Pinner said, "I adore painting on book pages and especially love the transparency of water colour and the manner in which the letters peek through the picture. I often paint on book pages and then glue them onto my sketch book." This is a good idea.

Altered Alchemy : romance

Altered Alchemy, Handmade Journals by Luthien Thye - This one is called My Heart will go on.

Construct a richly embellished book with windows and flaps using found objects, threads, beads and embroidery. Francis Pickering - Crafting By Holiday

I am in love with these stunning handmade, handpainted journals by Francis Pickering!

love the illustration drawn on the page to match a snippet of text ("she reached up" by tonya doughty, via flickr)

"I like the idea of picking out a great line in a book and then illustrating it right there on the page for someone. altered book drawing paint" Inspired by the illustration on the cover of Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree" - By Tonya Doughty;