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Found Text, Altered Books.

I've been doing this for about twenty years. I open a book, find an alternative story inside of it and then paint over unwanted words and dip it in wax.

Please convo me first if you are considering a purchase. These books are made of wax and are very delicate. I will need to look into shipping in dry ice, or something and would need to get a formal shipping quote for you.

This one is from the book "Communion" by Whitley Strieber

Here's is the found poetry, the story within the story
“The sleeping drone was trying to possess independent mind control.

Hive captive, terror of robot eyes
staring back.”

The first few I made were exhibited at the Contemporary Art Museum in Houston, Texas.
Hope you enjoy ; )

Found Text Altered Book, Captive

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  • Handmade item
  • Material: book paint wax
  • Only ships to United States from Texas, United States.
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