Someone passed this on to me and I was so in awe, I thought I'd pass it on to you.
Someone out there is making sculptures out of books. They are then left, anonymously, at libraries as a gift.
They are left with beautiful tags that say things like,
It started with your name @byleaveswelive and became a tree.… ... We know that a library is so much more than a building full of books… a book is so much more than pages full of words.… This is for you in support of libraries, books, words, ideas….. a gesture (poetic maybe?)
And there's this one:
There are lots more. A veritable literary/artistic mystery. My favorite is the tea cup with the tea bag and cupcake.
Go see them here. Be touched. Be awed.