Table of contents for Altered art for the first time / Madeline Arendt.

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Table of 
Introduction	 8
How to Use this Book	 9
Section 1: 
Altered Art Basics--10
What do I need to get started?	 12
How do I prepare the covers?	 19
Should I embellish the cover before beginning 
	the inside?	 20
How do I remove pages from inside the book?	 20
How do I glue pages together?	 20
How do I glue a block of pages together?	 21
How can I attach pages without using glue?	 22
How do I fold or tear pages to create pockets?	 23
How do I add pockets for tags?	 25
How do I cut niches, windows, or doors?	 26
How do I add paint to the pages or covers?	 28
How can I use rubber stamps and ink pads?	 29
How do I collage?	 30
How do I embellish my work?	 31
Section 2: 
Basic Projects--32
How do I make a book with paint, computer-
	generated words, and embellishments?	 34
		Define Yourself
How do I make a book by altering only the cover 
	and embellishing the pages?	 37
		Wrapped in Ribbons
How do I make a daily diary with collage 
	and embellishing?	 40
		Girl's Diary
How do I make a keepsake book from a blank 
	sketchbook?	 42
		Kindergarten Keepsake
How do I make an interactive holiday book?	 45
		Winter Snow
How do I make a journal from a composition 
	book?	 48
		Look Into Yourself
How do I work with a mini board book?	 50
How do I work with an old book?	 54
		Love Notes
How can I use only the cover of an old book?	 58
		Outside the Box
How do I turn a shaped board book into a gift?	 60
		Classy Lady
How do I use an old book for a "round robin" 
	with a group of friends?	 64
		Girls Just Want to Have Fun
How do I use a children's musical book to 
	create a baby keepsake?	 68
		Baby Gift
Section 3: 
Projects Beyond the Basics--72
Use a board book as a story frame	 74
		Honor Him
Make a tiny treasure book	76
		Hidden Message
Alter a scrapbook album	 78
		Happy Holidays
Use a premade book-shaped papier-mâché box	 80
		Stationery Holder
Make a tag book	 82
		Dream, Imagine, Create
Decorate a books-on-tape box	 84
		Books on Tape
Dress up a photo journal	 85
		Travel Memories
Make a book out of playing cards	 86
		In the Cards
Use a gum or mint tin	 88
		Gum Tin Pendant
Use a matchbox to make a pin or pendant	 90
		Matchbox Pendant
Make an envelope book	 92
		Garden Seed Saver
Make a book for holding tags	 94
		Garden Fairies
Section 4: 
About the Author	110
Acknowledgments	110
Metric Equivalency Charts	111
Index	112

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Altered books.