El Bosque.

El Bosque.

This piece measures 7 3/4″ x 5 3/4″. I will be listing it on Etsy soon. IT IS ALREADY LISTED ON ETSY.   SOLD OUT. Thanks a lot! Share this...
PAPER CUTTING. Contemporary Artists. Timeless Craft.

PAPER CUTTING. Contemporary Artists. Timeless Craft.

COMING SOON. AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER AT AMAZON.   In this post I promised to let you know about the progress of the books that I was designing covers for. Today I am extremely excited to announce the birth of one of them titled:  PAPER CUTTING. Contemporary Artists....
A Forest in Her Mind.

A Forest in Her Mind.

New piece for the three-girl-show that I will be part of at Giant Robot 2 . Opening on April 16. Here in Los Angeles, California. Share this...
Magic Garden.

Magic Garden.

This piece is my contribution to a fundraising event that will take place this year in order to support Idyllwild Arts. Share this...
The Hand.

The Hand.

I can’t wait to create new paper pieces in 2011! All of my visions are coming out  in tree dimensions so far, just like the piece above. I made that hand with the idea of capturing light in a mysterious way. Light and paper can’t be separated in this kind...
Inner Seeds (A new papercut)

Inner Seeds (A new papercut)

Here is another piece that will be part of the group show at Couturier Gallery in the end of December. The outer side of the frame measures: 10.5″ x 10.5″ (25cm x 27cm) Share this...
Turning Point (A new papercut)

Turning Point (A new papercut)

I wanted to share pictures of my latest papercut with you. The title is: Turning Point This piece will be part of a group exhibition at my gallery here in Los Angeles. The show opens in December. I will give you more details about this show soon. Maybe you want to...
Latest Work (designs for 2 book covers)

Latest Work (designs for 2 book covers)

h h I’ve been lucky to be involved in the design of two different book covers: One of the books is a special edition of Eva luna by Isabel Allende. (Penguin Books) The other one is about contemporary paper artists (by Chronicle Books) I’m extremely honored...
Good Morning Birdie

Good Morning Birdie

Here is a sweet girl greeting her tiny bird in the morning. The first picture looks flat because it is a scan, but the way the piece looks in person is like in the last 2 pictures. The paper was embossed from the back with my wooden tools to achieve that nice volume....
Por Dentro.

Por Dentro.

k I am very excited about sharing this piece with you. It took me a long time (months) to finish it but I am so pleased with the final result. This year I have been doing lots of meditation, reading and thinking about emotional growth. Then, I felt inspired to create...
Paper Fur :)

Paper Fur :)

I love the way the “fur” came out in this piece.  I had to pock soooooooo many little holes on the paper to create this effect! But I am happy that I did it. I think that it adds so much dimension to the surface. The two pictures above make me smile 🙂...
Desenredar las Manos

Desenredar las Manos

This is a papercut-drawing that I created last year but I think I never shared in this blog. It’s now owned by someone very special, I gave it to her as a present. Share this...
Flying Girl.

Flying Girl.

It has been sooo long since the last time I posted a new papercut! But here I am with a new piece. I had the best time cutting it. At some point I felt as if I was the flying girl herself. All my best! Elsita 🙂 (I just listed this piece on Etsy) (SOLD OUT)  Share this...
New Zealand Book Council – Going West

New Zealand Book Council – Going West

I just had to post this paper animation because it is absolutely remarkable. I got the link from Lina. Thank you so much, Lina! I can only imagine the amount of work that this short required. After seeing all the expressive possibilities of stop-motion animation I...
Extrait de ‹ Les Trois Inventeurs ›

Extrait de ‹ Les Trois Inventeurs ›

Isn’t this paper animation amazing? This is a short film by Michel Ocelot. It was completed when I was only 8 years old (1979). How about the music? I think that it is mesmerizing. I wish that I could watch the entire movie! I won’t stop until I find the...
Open Head

Open Head

  If you’re in Los Angeles, California in September of 2009, please stop by Couturier Gallery to see my show 🙂 Share this...

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