Tag: paper art

  • Back to Basics: The Zim & Zou Analogue Project

    written by blablabla-anab on 2012-04-26 in #lifestyle
    Back to Basics: The Zim & Zou Analogue Project

    In the times of the all-encompassing digital medium, as a working graphic designer in today’s world, it is very refreshing to find such handmade beauty. Especially when they feature such analogue delights, and bring forward so many fond memories. Come and meet the Zim & Zou ‘Back to Basics’ art project.

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  • Analogue Day Activity: Do origami.

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-03-18 in #lifestyle
    Analogue Day Activity: Do origami.

    Making stuff with paper is unmistakably as analogue as one can get, and when it comes to paper art, origami remains one of the most popular! It can be a great way to de-stress from your hectic lifestyle, so grab some paper and start folding!

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  • The Intricate Cut-Out Stories of Emma van Leest

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-07-23 in #lifestyle
    The Intricate Cut-Out Stories of Emma van Leest

    One look at the layers of intricately cut paper put together by Melbourne-based artist Emma van Leest will give you an idea about how much work, imagination, and attention to detail went into making each piece. We're sure her cut-outs will pique your interest, so we invite you to take a look at her and learn more about the artist after the jump!

  • Bendy, Twisty Paper Sculptures by Li Hongbo

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-03-27 in #lifestyle
    Bendy, Twisty Paper Sculptures by Li Hongbo

    At first glance, your brain will not contest that the sculptures made by a Beijing artist are made of solid yet delicate porcelain. But, wait until he demonstrates his sculpture's full effect -- your mind will surely be blown!

  • Beautifully Ornate Origami Mosaics by Kota Hiratsuka

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2013-10-11 in #lifestyle
    Beautifully Ornate Origami Mosaics by Kota Hiratsuka

    Origami is certainly one of the most fascinating form of art one can make out of paper, but what if you can merge it with another medium or technique? This was most likely what a Japanese artist had in mind when he started making origami mosaics. Read on to take a look at his beautiful paper artworks and find out more!

  • What Else Can You Do With Your Shopping Bags?

    written by heiwa on 2012-08-15 in #lifestyle
    What Else Can You Do With Your Shopping Bags?

    It doesn't matter if you are buying sandwiches, a T-shirt, or a pair of shoes - you will be given a shopping bag. As a result, you'll inadvertently collect them till your home looks like a supermarket cashier's counter. Other than reusing or recycling, what else can we do with them? Now, with a pair of scissors and a creative mind, you may have one more choice.