Designer box from an old book
How often in the house, with general cleaning, you can find unnecessary things, or trash, as we call it. However, do not rush and get rid of, at first glance, not unnecessary items. All over the world recognized the art of "trash art". And at first glance, trash can turn into not only a beautiful thing, but also a practical one, which will serve you and please the eye. Believe me, all ingenious is simple. For example, I, cleaning up on the mezzanines, where the mistresses do not often look, found an old, unnecessary book. She turned it in her hands and decided to try to make an artistic, designer casket out of it. I will share the experience. For work I needed the following materials: - the old book; - corrugated cardboard; - toilet paper - cardboard - the belt with buckle; - lace; - satin ribbon; - PVA glue; - silicone glue; - gouache; - mother-of-pearl paints; - magnet;The front side of the cover is covered with gouache and allowed to dry. After drying, we lubricate the PVA glue abundantly.
And you also need brushes, scissors, clerical knife, ruler, kitchen sponge, awl.The first thing to do is disassemble the old book, that is, separate the cover from the pages. It is advisable to do this as carefully as possible, so as not to damage the binding.Now let's get down to the corrugated cardboard, use a clerical knife to cut the cardboard into strips 1.5-2 -2 cm wide.
On one side of our cover, which will serve as the bottom of the future casket, paste two strips of cardboard on opposite sides. Give it a fight. From above, also on the opposite sides paste the following two strips. Cases of the height of the binder with a binding.
And you also need brushes, scissors, clerical knife, ruler, kitchen sponge, awl.The first thing to do is disassemble the old book, that is, separate the cover from the pages. It is advisable to do this as carefully as possible, so as not to damage the binding.