Sunday Evening Art Gallery — Su Blackwell

A room without books is like a body without a soul.

— Marcus Tullius Cicero

 

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Su Blackwell is an artist working predominantly within the realm of paper.

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She is a British artist best known for constructing delicate sculptures from the pages of books.

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Su creates tranquil unique landscapes from cutting up pages of old books.

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“I always read the book first, at least once or twice, and then I begin to create the work, cutting out, adding details.”

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“The detail is what brings it all together, the magic element.”

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Su Blackwell’s art is delicate, intricate, and personal.

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She brings the magic of books into this dimension.

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More of Su’s fantastic paper art work can be found at www.sublackwell.co.uk.

Do take time to visit her worlds.

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