Posts Tagged ‘Su Blackwell’

Magical Book Sculptures

Browsing through second hand book stores is a passion for many of us.

For artist, Su Blackwell though, the books she locates at second hand book shops and reads several times over are an inspiration for her magical book sculptures.

Created from the pages of the books read, Blackwell painstakingly works with a scalpel to create images and interpretations of the story read.  The end result is breathtaking!

To KIll a Mockingbird

To Kill a Mockingbird

If you happen to be traveling to London soon, go visit an exhibition of Blackwell’s work which is being held at the Long & Ryle Gallery from September 17th to October 9th.  If you can’t make it to the London exhibition though, check out her book sculpture portfolio online.

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