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Town Transformed by Beautiful Children’s Book Sculptures

 

Thanks to a few talented artists, children’s books are now quite literally part of the landscape of a Chicago suburb.

 

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The city of Naperville, Ill. commissioned several large painted book sculptures as part of the Downtown Naperville Alliance sculpture program. Among the sculpted books are beloved childhood classics like Harry Potter, Curious George, Goodnight Moon, and Where the Sidewalk Ends.

 

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The sturdy books, protected by a glaze that preserves color and detail, are already being put to good use.

 

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Anybody want to come to Naperville with us?

 

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