Knife block. Gloucestershire Resource Centre

DIY knife block - glue together the covers of some interesting books at the thrift store and secure them with twine. The tight pages of the books hold the knives in place. Plus at 4 dollars total cost, easily affordable when the books start to shred.

Books in the fabric of the building.                               Gloucestershire Resource Centre

Knowledge is foundation of everything. (Caption by: "Pillars" is an installation by Ishmael Randall Weeks, depicting columns made of concrete and books.

Using board books for kid's "altered books".                        Gloucestershire Resource Centre

Altered Books for Kids

Book page and cross stitch.                              Gloucestershire Resource Centre

I love the combination of vintage book pages and cross stitch by alberta Yes! LOVE this idea!

Altered book.              Gloucestershire Resource Centre

altered book flower- part of is in awe at the creativity of this, and another part is dismayed that a book was ruined to make it.

It's time to read!               Gloucestershire Resource Centre

This could very easily be made as a real clock. (The directions are for a table topper "false clock." Cool Clock Idea~ Turn an old book into a vintage style clock. Great gift idea for avid readers!