Friday, December 16, 2011

Journals with Steampunk Attitude

I did some new Steampunk-inspired journals using vintage and decorative elements embedded in the covers. They were for a recent sale where the theme was Gothic, Medieval, Fantasy and Steampunk handcrafted work. My favorites:



And they all had some vintage train tickets on the inside, and paper with aged edges:


Only one of this style is still available - which can now be purchased through my Etsy shop.

13 comments:

Skyminder said...

Wow! These are cool! I love your blog!

bookbindernerd said...

Very cool books. Your blog is inspiring!

Cynthia said...

Gorgeous! Awesome covers!!

Patricia Anne McGoldrick said...

Amazing handwork! I just discovered "steampunk" this month--seems to be popping up everywhere!

Rita said...

OMGosh! These are soooo cool! Awesome! :):)

Rhonda Miller said...

Thanks Skyminder, bookbindernerd, Cynthia, Patrician, and Rita!

Promosyon said...

On book cover Hand craft work looking so fantastic.

Miliana said...

Hi there! Just found your blog and find these books really amazing! I also make books but focus more on sewing covers.

all the best!

Abyssal Art said...

I absolutely LOVE these! :)

katie said...

Wow, this is so great! Love it!

Rhonda Miller said...

Thanks Promosyon, Miliana, AbyssalArt, and Katie!

MissyInspired said...

Love these what did you use for your cover material to inset your gears.

Bonefolder said...

These are incredible! I love the gears embedded in the cover!

David
www.bonefolder.com