Tom Eckert is a professor of art at Arizona State University. He likes to carve incredibly realistic sculptures of everyday objects. He carves books, and china plates, and cloth napkins. They look like real books and china plates and napkins, but they are, in fact.... made of wood
Here's Tom Eckert's website
. You can view photos of his work here, as well as watch a interview with him. He has fantastic talent! His sculptures are amazing! Go take a look.