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Using Tracing Paper and Rice Water, Designer Pao Hui Kao Creates a Sturdy Furniture Collection

Using Tracing Paper and Rice Water, Designer Pao Hui Kao Creates a Sturdy Furniture Collection

When Eindhoven-based designer Pao Hui Kao realized she was allergic to some of the pigments and coatings used in household furnishings, she decided to construct her own minimalist collection. The
A thief in Oregon smashed an SUV window to steal two 30-roll cases of toilet paper, police say

A thief in Oregon smashed an SUV window to steal two 30-roll cases of toilet paper, police say

A thief in Oregon smashed in the rear window of an SUV to steal two 30-roll cases of toilet paper, police reported.The Eugene Police Department alerted the community about the incident in on the
168,000 Numbers Suspended From the Ceiling in Color-Coded Installation by Emmanuelle Moureaux

168,000 Numbers Suspended From the Ceiling in Color-Coded Installation by Emmanuelle Moureaux

In an effort to merge the past, present, and future in a single work, Tokyo-based French architect and designer Emmanuelle Moureaux (previously) hung 168,000 paper numbers in rainbow-like rows to
Watercolor Paper Transforms into Suggestive Facial Sculptures by Artist Polly Verity

Watercolor Paper Transforms into Suggestive Facial Sculptures by Artist Polly Verity

Polly Verity’s most recent paper sculptures test viewers’ sense of pareidolia. The dexterous artist employs single sheets of watercolor paper for her minimalist projects that morph into solitary faces
Step-by-Step Instructions on Making the Paper Airplane that Broke World Records

Step-by-Step Instructions on Making the Paper Airplane that Broke World Records

John Collins, aka The Paper Airplane Guy, is a master at shattering world records with a single sheet of paper. The aircraft designer now has collaborated with Great Big Story on a new video that not
Sheets of White Paper Layered into Dense Cityscapes and Forests by Ayumi Shibata

Sheets of White Paper Layered into Dense Cityscapes and Forests by Ayumi Shibata

Japan-based artist Ayumi Shibata (previously) constructs intricate paper cities and natural landscapes that both fit in the palm of her hand and are expansive enough to pass through on foot. Using
Papier-Mâché Masks Crafted by Liz Sexton Bring Animals to Human Scale

Papier-Mâché Masks Crafted by Liz Sexton Bring Animals to Human Scale

Rejecting anthropocentrism, Liz Sexton wants to break down the boundary between human and animal life. The Minneapolis-based artist creates large papier-mâché pieces of foxes, owls, and other wild
Miniature Seascapes and Cities Top Elaborate Paper Wigs by Asya Kozina and Dmitriy Kozin

Miniature Seascapes and Cities Top Elaborate Paper Wigs by Asya Kozina and Dmitriy Kozin

Saint Petersburg-based paper artists Asya Kozina and Dmitriy Kozin situate miniature worlds atop their towering paper wigs. The detailed headdresses combine contemporary themes with historical
Paper Quilling Process Shown Step-by-Step in New Video by Yulia Brodskaya

Paper Quilling Process Shown Step-by-Step in New Video by Yulia Brodskaya

Known for her technique of “painting with paper,” Yulia Brodskaya (previously) has crafted a new piece titled “Jaguar,” a portrait blending human and cat features. In posted to , the U.K.-based artist
Intricate Landscapes and Animals Cut From Single Sheet of Paper by Pippa Dyrlaga

Intricate Landscapes and Animals Cut From Single Sheet of Paper by Pippa Dyrlaga

For Pippa Dyrlaga, one piece of paper holds a lot of possibility. The Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire-based artist cuts each one of her delicate creations from a single sheet. Her intricate designs turn a
Your Starbucks Cup May Not Be Getting Recycled

Your Starbucks Cup May Not Be Getting Recycled

In response to growing concerns around Starbucks’ issues of waste, this year, the coffee chain announced trial runs for its latest recyclable and compostable cup designs in cities like San Francisco
Found Photographs and Book Pages Weave into Textured Collages by Hollie Chastain

Found Photographs and Book Pages Weave into Textured Collages by Hollie Chastain

Paper artist and illustrator Hollie Chastain clips, layers, and stitches found photographs and scraps of paper ephemera to create her mixed-media collages. The Chattanooga, Tennessee-based artist
Oversized Paper Flowers Bloom in Lush Bunches by Marianne Eriksen Scott-Hansen

Oversized Paper Flowers Bloom in Lush Bunches by Marianne Eriksen Scott-Hansen

Marianne Eriksen Scott-Hansen doesn’t have to worry about her flowers wilting. She constructs enormous bouquets of tissue paper blossoms featuring countless petals and leaves in color-coordinated
A Fleet of Magnificent Paper Aircraft by Zim & Zou Heads for an Unknown World in ‘Exodus’

A Fleet of Magnificent Paper Aircraft by Zim & Zou Heads for an Unknown World in ‘Exodus’

These intricate paper ships crafted by Zim & Zou (previously) form a collective perpetually in search of alternate realities as part of “Exodus.” From their layered propellers to their waving
Researchers propose system that taps AI to see hidden objects around corners

Researchers propose system that taps AI to see hidden objects around corners

Researchers propose a laser-based system that enables visual reconstruction of objects around the corners of walls using a commercially available camera.
Artist Uses 4,000 Pieces of Paper to Bring Her Bird and Butterfly Sculptures to Life

Artist Uses 4,000 Pieces of Paper to Bring Her Bird and Butterfly Sculptures to Life

Artist Lisa Lloyd brings winged creatures to life through meticulously crafted paper sculptures. Using scoring, folding, and fringing, she creates birds and butterflies that are striking in their
Federal Reserve says Trump’s tariffs have so far hurt more than helped

Federal Reserve says Trump’s tariffs have so far hurt more than helped

Industries such as aluminum production have seen costs rise enough to offset any benefits the tariffs offered.
Artist Nancy Liang Combines Illustration, Craft, and Digital Art to Create Playful Gifs of Nighttime Scenes

Artist Nancy Liang Combines Illustration, Craft, and Digital Art to Create Playful Gifs of Nighttime Scenes

Sydney-based artist Nancy Liang (previously) takes an unusual and multidisciplinary approach to creating whimsical looping gifs of star-filled nights. Liang begins with kraft paper cutouts and