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Cecilia Levy

February 28, 2011

I’m inspired by Swedish artist Cecilia Levy’s beautiful, bookish work. Old papers and book pages, give the bowls and vessels a feeling of history. Are they old pages from books? Tea stained paper? There are little bits of text which appear to give the viewer a hint. Vessels which hold history.

Old, new, stained, crumpled, torn… Paper - especially old book pages - I love the feel, the smell, the texture. I like to re-use materials in a different context, fond of recycling, using what I have at hand. I create art objects using paper pulp or papier maché technique. I’m also a graphic designer and bookbinder, living and working in Sigtuna, Sweden. Contact me for workshops, commission work or just leave a small comment - much appreciated!

Cecilia Levy (blog)
Cecilia Levy (portfolio)
Cecilia Levy (flickr)

5 Comments »

  1. Wow Jason that is lovely. The teacup and saucer is so unique.

    Comment by decor8 Holly — February 28, 2011 @ 3:32 pm

  2. Wow Jason that is lovely.

    Comment by Custom Logo Design — March 7, 2011 @ 4:12 am

  3. Thank you for featuring me here! I’m glad I discovered your blog this way :)

    Comment by Cecilia Levy — March 16, 2011 @ 5:06 am

  4. Your work is beautiful Cecilia! Please keep me informed of your new projects. Cheers, Jason

    Comment by Jason Thompson — March 16, 2011 @ 10:56 am

  5. just wanted to say that i got really inspired after coming across your page. just purchased some old books and I’m anxious to use the pages for some projects. You work is lovely.
    ~ devonne

    Comment by devonne — March 31, 2011 @ 1:21 pm

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