Brian Dettmer makes some pretty elaborate book sculptures. This TED Talk shows many samples and describes his working method. I suppose it’s better for an old book to get this treatment that to be thrown into a landfill. But still . . .

The mystery Scottish book sculptor (or sculptress as it turns out) has surfaced and allowed BBC Scotland to interview her. She still maintains her anonymity.

(I posted about her sculptures a in 2012-13. You can follow up via the index if you care to.)