I suppose it goes without saying that here at the Lawrence Library, we love books. We love to hold them, we love to organize them, we love to read them and we love to share them with you.
But once in awhile, an idea comes along that is so delicious and delightful, we can’t help but sacrifice one of our beloved books just to have it.
I want to tell you that this treasure box is easy to create, but the truth is that the process requires a little time and a lot of patience. All you will need is a sharp exacto knife and some ModPodge or glue.
With the knife, carefully start to remove rectangle shapes, a few pages at a time. Once you get to the desired depth, it is time to stop and use the glue to paint on a few layers, which will secure the pages to each other.
If you prefer, you could like the inside chamber with felt or fabric.
VOILA! It’s your little secret, and you can keep it forever.