"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn


Saturday, October 07, 2017

Visiting our friends in Baker City Oregon October 7, 2017

Our dear friend Tom is an amazing artist.
From the 2 dimensional pieces below he
has created an imaginative tower of books
mixed with characters from children's books.
His plan is to eventually have this cast in bronze.
Some lucky library will have his tower....
will it be the library in your town?  
   

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Using sculpy Tom is making
Tom Sawyer's raft. This will be added
to one of the nooks between the books. 

8 comments:

Sandee said...

How clever. I like.

Have a fabulous day, honey. Big hug to you and Russell and lots of scritches for Miss Lucy when you get home. ♥♥♥

colleen said...

Whodathunkit? I love this artful idea. Thanks for sharing.

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

The tower of books is really clever!

Paula Scott Molokai Girl Studio said...

Wow-what amazing work and so relevant to the intended site!

Ralph said...

That is an amazing sculpture! It looks to be leaning, yet it stays upright, any weakness only illusory. Wonderful art!

Jim said...

Great

messymimi said...

Artistic people fascinate me.

Ida said...

What a great looking sculpture.