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Books turned into a Clock!

Here is how the story goes! I already share with you in a previous post this diy, only that for that project I forgot to take the step by step pictures. So here is a New Book Clock that I made. Who knows, maybe this will be a gift. You now have the step by step pictures.

I left and went by Hobby Lobby and the Thrift Store and came home and made this.

Books turned into a Clock!I bought the cardboard box that looks like a book at Hobby Lobby for the middle with the clock works and went to the Thrift Store and bought 2 thick books to use.

Books turned into a Clock!I painted the books and made a hole in the middle box for the clock. Notice the colors? I decided that I will keep it in the end. It’s sitting on my desk and I needed it to match.

Books turned into a Clock!I found the clock works at Hobby Lobby, but I did buy the extra black hands instead of the gold ones that came with it. I cut out a square in the first layer of the inside for the stem to go through. I used Gorilla Glue to hold it.

Books turned into a Clock!I bought the clock with the long stem because it has quite a ways to go through.

Books turned into a Clock!I used Gorilla Glue to glue the books together.

Books turned into a Clock!Add the hands to the clock and vinyl for the letters and numbers. When you’re all done, it’s not so bad after all, right?!!

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