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All these collages are made from actual illustrations from old books using scissors and glue.

The books are those that nobody else wants. In fact mostly I rescue them just before they are sent to be pulped.


If you want to buy one of these collages please get in touch.

Or visit my Etsy shop at

www.etsy.com/uk/shop/BobMaycollages

where some of the collages are vailable as prints.


Go to rhmay.wordpress.com/2011/08/18/making-mischief/#more-243 if you'd like to read my thoughts about collaging.
And there's another blog there called "Books? That's what I think of books!" which recounts my adventures in sourcing material.

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    // P* says:

    "You are a genius.
    I love all of your pieces.
    The simplicity and sophistication of your work are incredible!
    And the fact that you are extremely productive impresses me.

    Warm greetings from Cairo :)"

    June 19th, 2013

Name:
Bob May
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Southampton
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