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Altered Book- Midsummer Night's Dream- William Shakespeare. Susan Hoerth
Story Book Romance
A Midsummer Night's Dream; Book Art
Susan Hoerth is a Texas based artist who collects vintage children’s fairy tale books and alters them to create beautiful book sculptures. http://fineshark.com/fairy-tale-characters-crawl-books/
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Classic Fairy Tale Characters Crawl Out of Their Storybooks - My Modern Metropolis
Using knives, tweezers and surgical tools, Brian Dettmer carves one page at a time. Nothing inside the out-of-date encyclopedias, medical journals, illustration books, or dictionaries is relocated or implanted, only removed.
BRIAN DETTMER's gorgeous altered books made from encyclopedias! LOVE it.
contemporary artist Brian Dettmer creates incredible works of art with old books and tremendous patience. Using knives, tweezers and surgical tools
Su Blackwell, 'The Baron in the Trees' detail, 2011.
Haunted Hotel Book Art Book Sculpture by MalenaValcarcel, €355.00
altered book flower
Famous novels turned into beautifully intricate works of book art
Margaret W. Tarrant, "Gates of Fairyland" by sofi01, via Flickr