An artists canvas can be anything he or she desires in order to produce an intended effect. While some may put paint to paper, others may put razor knife to book. Yes, you read it correctly. Brilliant imagery can be created using volumes of books. By folding the pages of a book back and painstakingly carving each page one-by-one, a wondrous 3D image can be created. A number of artists put their skills to use on pages of literature.