small stories studio

" In contemplation of created things, by steps we may ascend to Heaven."



Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Old books, new life

I just sent this batch of altered books off to Earth Angel's. I buy so many books to get the poems out of them and then have all these books with half the pages gone ,so this is a great way to use the rest of the book up. I hate to waste anything!








11 comments:

Wickedly Divine Creations said...

ooooh they look fabulous! Glad I popped over and found your blog whilst blog surfing. You have some gorgeous creations :)

Lululiz said...

I wouldn't be able to chose a favourite out of that lot, they are all so fabulous!

Anji Johnston said...

All of these altered books are amazing - as is ALL your work! You are such an inspiration Cheryl - thank you!

Sweet Old Vintage said...

I also love making altered art... These are very lovely... Happy Fourth.....

TinyBear said...

Perfect - I love those Cheryl - what a great idea. They are all so beautiful.
xo Tina

north pal said...

i always adore your work and check into your blog all time. spectacular!!!!!!!!! Bestest,Denie

The Rustic Victorian said...

You always inspire me,,,these are real jems.
God Bless!
Marcie

Ruth said...

Hello Cheryl.... I've just arrived (gratefully) arrived at your blog from 52 Flea. Thank You 52 Flea!

Cheryl, your art is AWESOME!! These were just the inspiration I needed. I have an book from 1832 and I so needed to be inspired.

I'm happy to follow you on your creative life journey.

Ruth ;)
ThroughMyGardensGate.blogspot

lindaharre said...

Oh Cheryl.......the books are wonderful! I must know how much the necklaces are:D I love them all! hugs, linda
send the prices to my email....lindaharre2222@yahoo.com

Kathy said...

Oh be still me heart....lovely.

Gaby Bee said...

I want to tell you that I am thrilled to have found your blog. Your art is amazing! I'm following you now and have added a link to my sidebar. I hope you do not mind.
Have a wonderful upcoming weekend!
Gaby xo