A magical new life for old books

I’m usually hesitant to celebrate the “cutting up” of old books. But the recycled paper “book art” made by British artist Su Blackwell is brilliant in every way.


According to the design weblog Inhabit, Blackwell,

“uses the humble and ephemeral qualities of paper to represent feelings of wonder and melancholy. She creates tranquil unique landscapes from cutting up pages of old books.”


The full article and images are featured here at InhabitBritish Artist Su Blackwell Makes Magical Paper Art From Old Books

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