The book I chose for my new altered book visual journal was printed in the 60′s. It is part of a set of Time-Life Books. I think I picked this one up at our local library book sale. I altered the title to suit my purposes and put some decorative duct tape around the worn edges of the book. Here’s the cover:
Here is the inside front cover. The nature collage piece with the animals is from the original book. I plan to leave some of the photos unaltered as I work through the book.
This is the first spread in the book….I love black masking tape:
Here are some more drawings from the old book: