Deep Cuts: Contemporary Paper Cutting

Deep Cuts: Contemporary Paper Cutting

↑ ©Mark Wagner, Very Expensive Push Broom, 2008, edition of 9, cut currency and cherry wood, 61 x 16 x 6 in., private collection, New York. ↑ ©Jane South, Untitled (NY Yellow), 2009, hand-cut paper, ink, acrylic and basswood, 46 x 60 x 22 inches. ↑ ©Lisa Nilsson, Male...
Canson. A Great Quality Paper for Papercutting.

Canson. A Great Quality Paper for Papercutting.

One of the questions that I get asked most frequently is: What type of paper do you recommend for papercutting? As a general rule I recommend any paper that is ph neutral or acid-free, both terms mean the same thing. That is to make sure that your artwork has a long...
I Designed a Christmas Card for the MoMA.

I Designed a Christmas Card for the MoMA.

*  Available here. The box includes 8 cards and 8 envelopes. Card size: 6.25″  x 4.5″ Dear friend, Today I am excited to share this Christmas card that I specially designed for the Museum of Modern Art. When Karen Hernandez from the museum got in touch...
The Search. A New Papercut for the Racine Art Museum.

The Search. A New Papercut for the Racine Art Museum.

* One of the exciting projects that I am working on this year is a group exhibition  that will take place at the RAM (Racine Art Museum), in Wisconsin. The name of the show is: Once Upon a Time: Fairy Tales, Fantasy and Contemporary Art. I want to thank Lena Vigna,...
Photos and Stories from the Opening Night.

Photos and Stories from the Opening Night.

    The opening night of  About Paper was wonderful. Above is a photo of the gallery from the front. A photo from the back would reveal an alley with different parking spaces and a couple of miniature lakes, or to be more specific, some holes filled with water. You...
One of the Paper Pieces at the Group Show Tonight.

One of the Paper Pieces at the Group Show Tonight.

* Today is the day! Couturier Gallery opens its doors for the opening of About Paper, a group show with eleven artists working with this material. I am one of them. Below are detailed photos of one of my pieces from the show. I hope that you can make it if you are in...
Giveaway by Oren Loloi.

Giveaway by Oren Loloi.

* UPDATE: The winner of the giveaway is Ivonne! Congratulations and thanks to everyone for participating! Oren Loloi is a paper-cutter based in Israel. He used to be a commercial artist in New York City. I love the story of how he became a paper-cutter. Oren...
Introducing a DIY Frida Kahlo Paper Doll.

Introducing a DIY Frida Kahlo Paper Doll.

I created this Frida Kahlo doll pattern for my shop and I’m so excited! I hope that you enjoy it. She can be framed or displayed as a doll, just like in the picture below. If you feel inclined to make your own for framing, then the metal brads are not necessary....
Save the Date! About Paper. A Group Show at Couturier Gallery.

Save the Date! About Paper. A Group Show at Couturier Gallery.

* Please, save the date if you are going to be in Los Angeles, CA, on December 7th! Couturier Gallery  will be presenting About Paper. This is an exhibition with eleven artists that work with paper, including me.  Here is the press release for more details. * Below...
Welcome to All About Papercutting!

Welcome to All About Papercutting!

* Dear friend and paper lover, It is with great excitement that I open the doors of All About Papercutting for you today. I put my heart into creating this place and I hope that it becomes one of your favorite sources of inspiration.  Thanks for joining me in this...
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