Library Crafts!

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How to make a woven envelope from old magazines via @Guidecentral - Visit for more #DIY #tutorials

magazine butterflies. wouldn't this be cool to attach to a canvas? Like a 3D painting?? What do you think, @Katie Jennings?

Recover old shoes with mod podge and pictures. I LOVE the one idea about using book pages! Except I would make photocopies of them and mod podge those on. I can't destroy a book.

We've posted before about DIY Eco Friendly Coasters but didn't include these made from recycled magazines. Jessica Jones, the artist behind these beautiful coasters, has also put together a great how-to on making them yourself...

Lined woven magazine handbag ~ really unique ~ Tutorial is here ~

This site is in Russian, but there's a nice photo tutorial on how to make a tree out of rolled magazine pages

Discover great DIY projects you can make using common junk around your house.

Newspaper bouquet. Such a simple, sweet craft! Glue to a package to add some flare or substitute for a bow.

30 Innovative Things to Make With Old Magazines

Upcycled magazines, cut into strips and rolled around paper clips and then linked together...DIY::BEADED CURTAIN:: Upcycled Paper Beads Hanging Bead Curtain

I used to make these with my grandma from old wall paper sample books...Oh how I miss those days.

Great tutorial for making a bow out of a magazine, newspaper or wrapping paper for Christmas Gift

How to Upcycle a Cassette Into a Pencil Holder

This book clutch is the perfect accessory for carrying around your library card.

#DIY #Craft #Chic Dollar store crafts that are too adorable. Can't wait to give these DIY craft project ideas and Dollar Store DIY Projects a go! Cool DIY Ideas for Cheap and Easy Crafts by DIY Ready

Girl Power hair clips!!!

Great tutorial for large trees. The first part shows you how to make the trunks. Scroll down to the next article on the page for making the tree tops. Really well done. --Meggie

Papercraft Alphabet, each representing something that starts with that letter. Cool! All templates free to download at the link.

Zenspirations Patterned Monograms with Joanne Fink

Pictures of staff holding their favorite book in front of their faces. Kids have to guess who's behind the book!

HOW TO MAKE: Your own Pinball Machine from a cardboard box and household materials. Click the link for step by step instructions

Not really a craft - BUT I LOVE THESE.

love these upcycled soda box pencil cases ... how fun | Green Tweens, Elizabeth Southcombe?

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    Elizabeth Southcombe

    these look super fun!