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    Altered & Upcycled Book Inspiration
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    Grey Cat Creeping by Mike Stilkey. 2007, ink, colored pencil and acrylic on 11 books, 9x18 inches

    Paper of all kinds and types are used in my scrapodex (aka altered rolodex) project, there is no holding back and all paper is fair game. artist" Patty Van Dorin at

    Leslie Marsh

    Book Bracelet by Lyske Gais and Lia Duinker

    Jim Lorena

    That's amazing! And the little Bilbo!

    The Secret Garden by Laura Armato

    Book by Monique Lallier, an internationally known bookbinder. I love how the this picture highlights the unique cover!

    From Betty Pepper’s Book Keeping series

    recycled book origami

    A quick and cheery paper craft project + a great way to recycle old books.

    star made from vintage book pages

    Yacht Book Sculpture by wetcanvas on deviantART

    Constellation Book Sculpture by wetcanvas on deviantART

    Creepy crawly...

    Book made to look like a laptop.

    Gripping Book Art: 31 Sculptures Worth Reading About | WebUrbanist

    Just feast your eyes on this object of beauty that Margaret Harvey in Cobham...made from found treasures, and deftly put together, this vintage gardening book has exploded with life!

    By Daniel Lai book art

    Old catalogs and phonebooks take on a new life in this delicate sculpture. Made in France, this piece of art ($39) is comprised of careful folding techniques. For more book art sculptures, visit

    Rapunzel Book Sculpture.


    Cut Paper Book

    old phone books

    Altered book