Tag Archives: colorful

Perfil Magazine: Green Edition

Perfil Magazine: Green Edition

Here is a lovely advertising series representing the Green Edition of Perfil Magazine by Costa Rican based design studio Osopez. I love the oversized origami animals, created by German Chacón, that are showcased with their pieces having different colors, it definitely makes for an interestingly unique and very vibrant editorial.

New Exotic Birds

New Exotic Birds Diana Beltran HerreraNew Exotic Birds Diana Beltran Herrera

We have featured various types of paper birds throughout our site. Some ranging from completely intricate and others beings somewhat abstract. In Diana Beltran Herrera's last series of birds, she made just that, the birds were more simplified and showed just the overall structure. Leaving the attributes less detailed and more abstract.

In her new series, which showcases exotic birds from all over the world, she had taken her skills to a whole new level, producing a gorgeous set of paper bird sculptures with defined attributes, making them feel completely real and beautifully colored. The feathers on each bird is truly astounding!

Spring Typography by Jeanie Chong

Spring Typography by Jeanie Chong

Los Angeles based graphic designer Jeanie Chong has developed this beautiful and vibrant typography experiment symbolizing Spring. She has taken various sized small pieces of paper and collaged them together as well as made little flowers along the text to make this wonderful piece. The flowers remind me of the "P is for Paper" post by Akaya Ito.

Colorful Origami Butterfly Dreamscape

Colorful Origami Butterfly Dreamscape

A flock of colorful origami butterflies flutter overhead in this installation, entitled Dream Colourfully, by Dream Interiors and Elixr. This collaborative piece was created for Saturday In Design, an annual event for the design community that alternates each year between Sydney and Melbourne. Each delicate origami butterfly is formed from translucent paper, which allows light to pass through from every angle.

2013 Paper Craft Wallpaper by Ink Studio

2013 Wallpaper by Ink Studio

Ink Studio is a Brussels based design studio that has created this amazing wallpaper for the year 2013. They have managed to combine a series of beautiful colors and produce what looks to be a very complex paper craft having layer upon layer of eye-catching detail, making it an outstanding piece, so why wouldn't you want it for your desktop? You can download the 1920 x 1200 wallpaper here.

Colorful Origami Mosaics by Kota Hiratsuka

Colorful Origami Mosaics by Kota Hiratsuka

Kota Hiratsuka is a Japanese paper engineer that has been exploring origami by manipulating paper into these beautiful geometrical formed mosaics. He also has them for sale on his site Origami Mosaics, be sure to check them out!

Pattern Matters: December 2012

Pattern Matters: December 2012

The December 2012 calendar from the graphic design project Pattern Matters by Lim Siang Ching.

Pattern Matters: November 2012

Pattern Matters: November 2012

The November 2012 calendar from the graphic design project Pattern Matters by Lim Siang Ching.

Here’s Looking At Euclid

Here's Looking At Euclid

In collaboration with Moo for their Luxe Project, Helen Friel designed this beautiful series inspired by Oliver Byrne's 1847 version of Euclid's Element, which are also very reminicent of Piet Mondrian paintings. These were created for 'an initiative that teams creatives with Luxe Business Cards, and helps good causes as well. Each designer's collection is showcased for a month with 100% of net proceeds from sales going to the designer's charity of choice.' Her cards can be purchased on the site and be sure to check out the interview about the project as well.

3,500 Colorful Books by Anouk Kruith

3,500 Colorful Books by Anouk Kruith

Netherlands-born Anouk Kruithof has created this wall which consists of more than 3,500 colorful books, entitled . Each book is stacked and precariously balanced in a rectangular pile. She builds many sculptures and minimalist structures with the beliefs of the infinite possibilites of photography and what she can capture through her camera lens.