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altered book Way cool! Me: Altered book is a form of art project that takes an old book and alters the way it looks both inside and outside based on what the book used to be about. Still, a nice way to come up with BOS design ideas, right?

sketchbook journal

sketchbook journal

sketchbook journal

Glorious; I always wonder what such a beautiful, old book might contain. The amazing thing about a closed book is the existence of infinite possibility within its pages - it could say anything and hold forgotten knowledge and hidden secrets. And you do not know until you look inside.

Beautiful altered book by Rebecca Morris at http://www.scrappingontheedge.blogspot.com/ using Graphic 45 Steampunk Spells line.

Altered Alchemy : handmade journals. It's so pretty! I'd never be able to write in it...I'd just stare at it!

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How to Make a Steampunk Altoids Tin

TLC Family "Making the Steampunk Altoids Tin" Copper plating an Altoilds tin tutorial