DIY Tiny Notebooks. Difference: using a sewing machine to bind the book. I think this would work on miniature, really tiny books. There isn’t a tutorial for the cover of these notebooks, but there are lots on the web. Short explanation of how she made these at Angry Chicken here.

DIY Tiny Notebooks. Difference: using a sewing machine to bind the book. I think this would work on miniature, really tiny books. There isn’t a tutorial for the cover of these notebooks, but there are lots on the web. Short explanation of how she made these at Angry Chicken here.

DIY Paper Clip and Rubberband Binding. Unique and easy way to create journals, stacks of recycled paper etc… Source: Studio EMMI here. More photos at link to show you how to DIY.

DIY Paper Clip and Rubberband Binding. Unique and easy way to create journals, stacks of recycled paper etc… Source: Studio EMMI here. More photos at link to show you how to DIY.

DIY Mixed Media Tissue Paper Technique Tutorial. Posting this not because I’m in love with what went on the tissue paper, but with the technique. I’ve used this on journal covers, frames, backgrounds for collages using foam core, etc… You get a really interesting almost leather like texture (also posted a designsponge tutorial using paper bags that I’ve also used to mimic leather). Tutorial at Artangel here.

DIY Mixed Media Tissue Paper Technique Tutorial. Posting this not because I’m in love with what went on the tissue paper, but with the technique. I’ve used this on journal covers, frames, backgrounds for collages using foam core, etc… You get a really interesting almost leather like texture (also posted a designsponge tutorial using paper bags that I’ve also used to mimic leather). Tutorial at Artangel here.

DIY 100% Recycled Art Journal from Cereal Boxes. Really good YouTube video goes with it here: http://youtu.be/Ec04rVh0ndU from Jennibellie Creates here. I posted another of her projects the Dos-a-Dos Journal here. Again, love her site for working with what you have.

DIY 100% Recycled Art Journal from Cereal Boxes. Really good YouTube video goes with it here: http://youtu.be/Ec04rVh0ndU from Jennibellie Creates here. I posted another of her projects the Dos-a-Dos Journal here. Again, love her site for working with what you have.