TintedProse

Painted books

San Diego, California | 153 Sales

TintedProse

Painted books

San Diego, California 153 Sales On Etsy since 2018

5 out of 5 stars (41)

Announcement   Welcome to Tinted Prose! I opened this shop to help organize my painted pages sales and to make it easier to order custom books. All of the current books I have ready to ship are listed, and many other titles are on the way. You can order a custom listing if you want a painted book you don't see in the shop.

Thanks for looking!

Announcement

Last updated on Mar 30, 2018

Welcome to Tinted Prose! I opened this shop to help organize my painted pages sales and to make it easier to order custom books. All of the current books I have ready to ship are listed, and many other titles are on the way. You can order a custom listing if you want a painted book you don't see in the shop.

Thanks for looking!

Samantha Beard

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Samantha Beard

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Updates

I'm looking forward to continuing my Harry Potter cauldron series very soon! I will have copies of books 3,4,5,6, & 7 available in hardcover, along with 2 copies of book 2 in paperback. The hardcover cauldron books will be $30 each (plus s&h)!

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About

Painting pages to enhance your shelf & reading experience

I have a love affair with stained pages on books. I fell in love thanks to Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo, and I have never looked back. After watching some YouTube tutorials I decided to give it a shot, and honestly, it did not go well. The painters tape I used tore chunks off the book cover, I tore a lot of pages, and the paint job didn't really suit the book as well as I hoped it would. I rethought my process and gave it another shot. I had much better results the second time, and I've never looked back! I'm always happy to chat about how I paint my books and encourage anyone with an interest to try it themselves. It's a lot of fun, and I find it really therapeutic. I'm so happy I can share my artwork in this way. I really do find I have more fun reading books with painted pages!

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Shop members

  • Sam Beard

    Owner, Maker, Photographer

    Hi, I'm Sam! I started Tinted Prose after a few months of painting books for friends, and bookish buds on Instagram. Thanks to their support and encouragement, I decided to finally make the leap to Etsy!

Production partners

  • @doubleasees

    San Diego, CA

    Alanah helps to paint some of the books for the shop!

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Last updated on Apr 3, 2018
Frequently asked questions
Custom and personalized orders

I love custom orders! I can paint any book you send to me, or I can find online.