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Miniature Library of Forgotten Books

See the exquisite handwork that’s gone into creating this gorgeous miniature Library of Forgotten Books by LDelaney miniaturist.

“I go into my library and all history unrolls before me.” -Alexander Smith…

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Art journaling, bookmaking and sketching.

I felt like I was neglecting my little art journal for the Season of Play at Get Messy this week. So one evening I picked it up along with some collage pieces I had chosen, cut out and left to one side. 325 more words


Vintage Better Homes & Gardens Salad Book

Hot summer days need crisp and cool salads! 🍃
The Better Homes & Gardens Salad Book, circa 1958, is a refreshing source of summer meals!
R70 plus postage/courier 

let's bring your secrets out into the light

let’s bring your secrets out into the light

This is an art object, or book sculpture –– intended as a home decor accent or touch. It’s the kind of art that travels well, especially to cubicles or shelves or mantles, even just sitting on coffee tables (it’s heavily varnished, and meant to be picked up and examined). 187 more words

cigar-tin stories number seventy-six / / three days

Sunday: I have a stomachache. It’s one of those high-end-pressure aches, some kind of clamorous, furry gas inflating me middle-ways, with enfilading fire via my esophagus. 926 more words

Sweet Find

I found this book accidentally at the secondhand book shop and couldn’t resist picking it up.  I’ve got it on my bookshelf now, but first I had to take a few shots. 66 more words


the planet of masks and decadent dilemmas

the planet of masks and decadent dilemmas; a book art object, 5.75 x 8.75 inches. This title is completely invented (I can’t even remember what the original title was), and since the book is sealed, its contents are up to your imagination. 97 more words