It has been some weeks now that altered book pages keep coming across my mind quite often.... but I never dared to give it a try.
But today - as we are leaving for three weeks tomorrow morning - I felt that I just HAD TO try, otherwise this would torment me for the next three weeks (being without my working desk and equipment), not knowing if I would have succeeded at altering a book or not...
I stumbled upon this old book yesterday in an antiques shop and it costed just two Euros. It has a greyish rough linen hardcover and has gothic print as it dates from 1913.
Here is the outcome of my first try:
(I am sorry that the photograph is of rather modest quality, but I had packed my camera already and my husband "saved" me by using the camera of his mobile phone)
I will display some close-ups when I have returned from my holidays in september! Hope to see you then!!! Wishes! die amelie xx