Flea markets are great for finding hidden treasures and when I got my hands on some old books, I just couldn't stop wondering if these gems might be useful for something different than just reading.

Having a thing for aged and vintage things I got out my fineliners and started doodling on the pages. Turns out I really enjoyed the way words and art merged together creating something new entirely.

So with my art, I would like to show the world what a great medium a book is. They are so much more than just words on pages. They are adventures and inspiration in a thousand different ways.

I mainly do black and white illustrations, sometimes with splashes of red and it takes up to 8 hours to create those pieces but I love every minute of it, so what do you think? 

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Michelle DeWitt
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3 years ago

I love this!

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Kirsten Lee
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3 years ago

I wanna do this so badly

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Flinkie
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3 years ago

Aww so cute!!!

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Abegail Macalalad
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3 years ago

it's beauifull :)

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Flinkie
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3 years ago

I really love this!!

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Wezbie
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3 years ago

It reminds me of the music video for 'Bye Bye Macadam' :)

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Flinkie
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3 years ago

This one's adorable!!

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Abegail Macalalad
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3 years ago

how i wish i can something like that.

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Noor Fazlynn
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3 years ago

i want to be a creative person too..can i have ur brain..??..hahaha

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Michelle DeWitt
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3 years ago

Are you using a white marker as well?

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Flinkie
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3 years ago

I really love the flow of hair on this!! 👏🏻👏🏻👌🏻

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Flinkie
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3 years ago

This deserves more upvotes it's so cute!!

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3 years ago

The girl looks like she's from the crybaby music video...?

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dayna valle
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3 years ago

Wonderful :)

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3 years ago

IVE GOT A JAR OF SQUID, IVE GOT A JAR OF SQUID, IVE GOT A JAR OF SQUID, AND GUESS WHATS INSIDE IT!

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Hedgehog_Girl
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3 years ago

Yasssss, stranger things!!!

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LoneWolfie
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3 years ago

Awwww, this is my favorite!

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LoneWolfie
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3 years ago

Awwww

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Jan Jurceka
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3 years ago

Nevermore?

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dayna valle
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3 years ago

Little Red Riding Hood..

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Kerry Pye
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3 years ago

pinky promise <3 it

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Kerry Pye
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3 years ago

loooooove

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dayna valle
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3 years ago

still sleepy? but got to wake up now :)

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Little letitia
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3 years ago

😭💕

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dayna valle
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3 years ago

yin yang is it?

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dayna valle
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3 years ago

Frog princess .

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dayna valle
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3 years ago

cool tatts!

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Nancy A Clark
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3 years ago

They are all beautiful, I prefer the ones that have red in them. You are an extremely talented artist!

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