Painted and stenciled page.
Paint and stencil background with writing in two directions. Note the white triangles at the top and bottom of the page. These are tabs that hold the pages together and bind the book.
My handmade marble paper in the Peacock design.
Books are hard to photograph, but here you can see the folded spine as well as glimpses of each page.
Pelican stencils I made from photographs.