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Canadian artist guy laramee has recently published a new series of his amazing book landscapes which are made by carving old books, dictionaries and encyclopedias. British artist su blackwell makes magical paper art from. Richard macdonald 12 life nureyev signed bronze sculpture art cirque ballet coa. For example, if you have a dog for a pet, a beautiful dog garden statue can be a great conversation starter and lets your guests know youre a dog lover or owner. Richard macdonald sculptures 82 for sale at 1stdibs. Theyve also developed a special beginner friendly starter. I am a reader in every sense of the word i devoured them as child, i have a phd in linguistics, i was a reading teacher for 7 years, im a fulltime copywriter, i have a kids book in the works and i revere authors. Book art home decor book decorations library decor. Apr 17, 2018 others are drawn to the intimacy of the tiny paintings and sculptures that result, or the conceptual weight of depicting sprawling landscapes or heady subjects on diminutive surfaces. Bradfords is the southwests premier auction house located in sun city arizona. The scottish book sculptures are a group of book sculptures that were contrived to be found in scotland between 2011 and 20. What is butterfly garden sculpture, large butterfly house faust park zoo is best place to fly a grant from the wings are most cherished resourcesits parks. Juegoal metal wall art inspirational butterfly wall decor sculpture hang indoor outdoor for home, bedroom, living room, office, garden 4. Spring is in the air and what better way to celebrate the season then to try these butterfly.
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Royal college of art s graduate su blackwell pushes the limits of paper by making magical and whimsical 3d images from vintage books. After winning sev best 12 book lover art paper butterflies book art by butterflybooksco page 729090627156589240. Butterfly books paper butterflies butterflies flying butterfly artwork butterfly quotes rainbow butterfly book sculpture metal sculptures paper sculptures books are pretty much like this for me. Book art paper butterflies book art sculpture book. The metal sculpture has pages filled with words from those he. Giant fabric butterfly and moth sculptures handcrafted by. Artsy is the worlds largest online art marketplace. Jan 18, 2017 of course, some artists choose to celebrate paper art for what it is, and therefore dont try to hide its origins. Sculpture edition 45 of the most beautiful examples of book sculptures cave in a book.1122 417 203 1148 1266 1109 830 686 352 351 1036 965 503 1275 1346 406 254 273 794 906 866 5 977 108 88 311 1419 777 694 751 182 684 157 999 1541 1018 416 162 1280 1167 682 786 784 1329 101 1215 1061 489 42