Create Expressive Books from Salvaged Treasures
Rusty doorknobs, cardboard containers and plastic packaging may
seem like trash to some, but through the creative mind, they are
transformed into beautiful expressions - equally parts artful book
and assemblage. "The Elemental Journal" will show you how to craft
a wide variety of journals to hold your secrets or express your
inner thoughts, and discover new ways to use wood, paper, fabric,
plastic and metal in your art.
Peek inside "The Elemental Journal" and you will find...15
stepped-out journal projects made from unusual materials and found
objects, from tree bark to dismantled photo albums to tin
boxes.Tips for seeking out materials for your journals in flea
markets, garage sales, and in your own attic or trash can.Inspiring
gallery projects from 9 contributing artists, including Susan
Tuttle, Jen Osborn and Jill Berry.One artist's trash is another's
treasure. Discover yours with "The Elemental Journal."