Japanese Artist Hand-Cuts Intricate Octopus From a Single Sheet of Paper

Feast your eyes on this intricate octopus. Is it a drawing or a painting? If you think so then you’re wrong. This artwork is paper art hand crafted from a single sheet of paper. In Japan, the traditional art of cutting a single sheet of paper is known as Kirie, which means ‘cut picture’. Kirie involves cutting a single sheet of white paper to create elaborate forms. And in order to become a Kirie artist, you’ll need a steady hand … Continue reading Japanese Artist Hand-Cuts Intricate Octopus From a Single Sheet of Paper