Item #: j-2074
Don't Look Now
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Dont Look Now outside covers
This is a one-of-a-kind journal upcycled from Daphne du Maurier's novel, "Don't Look Now."
I glued pages from the original book over most of the cover and attached an image of an owl (because an owl sees all) stamped onto a copy of my original watercolor painting.  Decorative owl ribbon
further embellishes the cover and provides anchors for binding the blank pages into the journal.
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open pages
  I bound the pages into the spine of the book cover using long and kettle stitches.  These are visible on the spine.  The book block (a term meaning all the pages of a book as a whole) contains five signatures (a term for groups of pages folded together).

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ill quote
I include out-of-context quotes from the original book on several of the pages.
These can be used as writing prompts.

this-day-and-age quote
  Writers may react for or against the prompts or ignore them all together. 
 
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experiments quote
Or they may use the quote as the starting point for a meandering thought journey.
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anything-you-want-to-know quote
Note: I give the page number of each quote, when available, and list the publication information on the last page of the journal. 

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inside front
I used pages from the original book on the inside front and back covers and to reinforce the spine.
inside back
On the last page is my unique signature medallion, which also indicates the year I made the book. 

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bookmark
I include a paper bookmark listing the book's main features.

Dimensions of the journal are approximately 8.5" x 5.5" x 1.1".
 
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