Nikolai Tolstyh takes photos of paper animal silhouettes in a natural setting. The combination is surprisingly perfect: the surroundings provide both color for the cutout and a scene to frame the animal.
Hi I'm Maria, aka OoodleDoodle.
I'm an artist/designer with a passion for papercutting. I like to make my designs as complex and intricate as possible in order to make them interesting and to give myself a challenge.
Japanese artist Akira Nagaya creates insanely intricate paper cuttings called kirie that look like delicate pencil drawings or wire sculptures. Nagaya discovered his talent in his early 20s when he was learning sasabaran – a technique for cutting food decorations from...