I thought I’d seen every type of book carving imaginable, until I ran across these jaw dropping creations by Guy Laramee . His works are so sculptural, so movingly natural in their form, they’ve really touched me. His works are inspired by a fascination with so-called progress in society: a thinking which says the book is dead, libraries are obsolete and technology is the only way of the future. His thoughts:
Browse more than 30,000 images of landscapes, nature, national parks, ancient and modern cultures, by QT Luong (San Jose CA) - including black and white , large format and panoramic , available as fine art prints , for image licencing , and computer wallpaper .
The photos you are about to see are part of the “ The Monster Engine Project “, created by Dave DeVries . It includes a book, a demonstration, lecture and a gallery exhibition. The Monster Engine is based on the idea of creating realistic paintings from children’s drawings. It all turned out to be a great success and an innovative concept. Sometimes artists just happen to get to one point where their imagination stops. But not children.