I am the owner of Old Musty Books, and have over 200 books that are actually galleys or books I’ve been given for review and can’t actually sell back to a used bookstore or anything like that. I am always looking for something that I can do with them that is creative instead of just throwing them away. So far, they are just sitting in several tupperware crates in a closet.
Recycled by Katri is a site that specializes in art made from old books. And she’s got a book coming out.
The link below has several interesting ideas for what could be done with old books.
A set of Framed Books is a beautiful and unique element of decoration. It incorporates the message, a tad of playfulness and a piece of nostalgia. That peace of art is a unique and individual for individual home.
Read more on how to do this, here: