Bookmarked Thoughts

Bookmarked Thoughts: Even More Book Art!

This is the fourth blog post I’ve done about book art, and I’ve got two more awesome book artists to share. I always love seeing how books can be transformed and looked at in new ways.

So far I’ve shared: Sue Blackwell, Yusuke Oono, Jody Harvey-Brown, Jeremy May, Jennifer Collier and Guy Laramee.

I found these two artists by reading Art Made from Books compiled by Laura Heyenga.

**Note: all pictures and are taken from the artists’ websites**

Alex Queral

“Taking an ordinary phone book, Alex Queral carves a face into this object of so many faceless names” – Check out his website here.

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Alter Ego


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Mississippi Blues Man

Mike Stilkey

Mike Stilkey turns books into canvases for his whimsical paintings. You can see the rest of his work here.

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The Lady Arlington
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A Midcentury Journey
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Self Portrait as a Horse



4 thoughts on “Bookmarked Thoughts: Even More Book Art!

  1. oooh i love this! i personally love to draw and paint over old book pages, they’re such a fun background to work with (newspapers too) thanks for sharing!

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