A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 315,055
Currently Running With Scissors:
231 Guests and 7 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: So, this is what happens when you mix boredom and old textbooks. ;)  (Read 2184 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
1+
 
DancinInTheDark
Music Junkie, lightning watcher, book lover. :)
Offline Offline

Posts: 1348
Joined: 09-Dec-2007

I love all things crafty!


View Profile
« on: January 11, 2010 11:36:18 AM »

I was bored last week and made these journals. Both are made from old textbooks someone threw in the recycle bin at school.

Book 1:



Closeup of paper I used:



Book 2:



Closeup of paper I used:




THIS ROCKS   Logged

Though the course may change sometimes, rivers always reach the sea. -Led Zeppelin
Quinndustrious P.
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2010 11:37:59 AM »

what a lovely way to upcycle old textbooks!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my pinterest boards! http://pinterest.com/quinnp/
DancinInTheDark
Music Junkie, lightning watcher, book lover. :)
Offline Offline

Posts: 1348
Joined: 09-Dec-2007

I love all things crafty!


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2010 11:38:59 AM »

Thanks!  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Though the course may change sometimes, rivers always reach the sea. -Led Zeppelin
raeraethejetplane
Take me out 2 the black Tell them I aint comin back
Offline Offline

Posts: 1907
Joined: 27-Sep-2008

But can I make it out of clay?


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2010 12:02:11 PM »

Nice! They look great. Did you insert new pages or paint over the existing text block?
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Current Obsession: Polymer Clay
humboldtcherry
Offline Offline

Posts: 1000
Joined: 24-Jan-2010

Marching to the beat of a different accordion


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: February 07, 2010 10:30:27 PM »

Great job on recycling books!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Designated Cutting Boards
Tute Tuesday: Altered Journal Page
Magic and Luck



Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2018, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.