Every paper cut is individually hand formed starting with a pencil sketch to create a template then hand cut using a craft knife and scissors. They are not created using a laser, or any machine. Making them by hand is a time consuming craft but it is also calming and allows for each one to be individually unique. Each one can take anywhere between an hour to several hours, depending on the size, material used and complexity of the design.
Because they are so delicate in nature and prone to tearing, to protect these artworks it’s best if they are put between panes of glass or framed and matted. I have placed mine on top of a round wooden table and then placed a round glass panel on top of it, as the weight of the glass is placed on the artwork the paper spreads evenly allowing the design to smooth out and it doubles as quite decorative conversation piece!
To place your order and quantity contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org (in the subject line put “Paper cut order”) tell me which one(s) you want and how many or call me at: (248) 707-4117.
“Goldfish”, orange tissue paper with rice paper backing. Approximately 15.75″ x 7.75″, framed approximately 18″ x 10.5″ $40+ tax/shipping.
“Senorita”, white paper, set against a vibrant blue heavy weight paper background, it’s approximately 30″x 34″. Framed size 34″x 38″ with clear glazing (acrylic glass) over it. Original for sale $300+ tax/shipping includes the frame.
“Blue Flower”, tissue paper 10.5″ diameter $11 + tax/shipping.
“Red Medallion” tissue paper, 20″ diameter. $25+tax/shipping.
“Star” rice paper, 11″ $12 + tax/shipping.