Posts Tagged ‘books’

Cutting Out!

February 26, 2015


I’ve been spending the last two days cutting out flowers for a private commission. It’s going to be very colourful!


High-Rising Read

October 7, 2014

highrisingread(web)Sharon Elphick. ‘High-Rising Read’

So I’m back working on my postcard challenge. I’m over the moon with the response to last weeks creations, I sold three out of the four designs. I’ve also had a request to produce another building made of books, so here it is. I’m hoping that my customer will like it, otherwise it will be up for sale on the online shop at

Monday Challenge!

September 29, 2014

bookishbuilding(web)Sharon Elphick. ‘Bookish Building’.

So, I’ve st myself a challenge to create 10 original collages at postcard size by the end of this week. These will then be available for sale at £65 each on Friday. Please keep a look out at This is the first, it kind of looks like a building but it’s actually a collage of book shelves taken from a 1963 publication called ‘The Art of Interior Decoration’ by Hachette.