3D Phone Book Sculptures

3D Phone Book Sculptures

Aug 22



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These amazingly detailed celebrity faces may look like sketches but they are in fact carved out of unwanted phone books.

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Sculptor Alex Queral, 51, from Philadelphia, has hand-crafted some of the world’s most famous faces including President Obama, Jack Nicholson, Bob Dylan and Spartan Kirk Douglas.

With a deft hand he has even recreated health-battling actor Patrick Swayze and Sharbat Gula, the Afghan woman with amazing eyes who who was made famous by National Geographic magazine.

And in an admirable green-fingered move, the artist got his idea and started chipping away when he noticed piles of unused phone books just lying around.

He said: ‘Every year when the new phone book comes out you see just piles of the old ones lying around waiting for collection.

Via: dailymail.co.uk

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