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Top 20 Most Popular Posts of 2016

Top 20 Most Popular Posts of 2016

The year has finally come to a close and the new year is upon us... Goodbye 2016, not gonna miss ya! I will however say that I look forward to all of the new art projects and paper artists that will pour into 2017. So let's take a look back to the 20 most popular posts from 2016, which span categories such as handcrafted paper sculptures, colorful installations, intricate origami, whimsical set designs, animations with projection mapping and so much more! Happy New Year from Strictlypaper!

Colorful Poster Series Mimicking Cut Paper for Wellington City Council Summer Series

Colorful Poster Series Mimicking Cut Paper for Wellington City Council Summer Series

We have all been enamored by the incredible works of Eiko Ojala and how his digital illustration style mimics the look of layered cut paper like in his Naked series. He sure had me fooled! In these posters, Ojala has illustrated beautifully the goings on of various events for the Wellington City Council in New Zealand over the summer. Prepare to be blown away by the bold color combinations, people pouring out of everyday objects and the robust feeling of summer in each and every one.

Naked by Eiko Ojala

Naked by Eiko Ojala

You may remember the Portraits and Forest series from Eiko Ojala, well here is a new series entitled Naked where he still holds true to his minimalistic style of illustration, creating these moody and elegant forms with paper.

Forest by Eiko Ojala

Forest - Eiko Ojala Forest is a series of personal illustrations by Eiko Ojala for the solo exhibition “Teine lõige” at Von Krahl, Tallinn, Estonia. Beautiful, funny, minimal.

Paper Cut Portraits by Eiko Ojala

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Eiko Ojala is a a graphic designer from Tallinn, Estonia and has recently been working with paper as the medium for his illustrations. These clever paper cut portraits utilize the raising and lowering of their edges to make the contours pop in reaction to light.