Nature

Emily Paluska’s Handcrafted Paper Bouquets are Something Else

According to paper artist, Emily Paluska, flowers are a sort of natural glue that keeps us connected to where we came from and where we’re going. An admirer of flower gardens, Paluska...

Kate Shaw’s Landscape Painting Take Her Around the World

Kate Shaw's passion for landscape painting began when she traveled to Central Australia. “A visit to Central Australia in 2004 really helped me coalesce ideas about the materiality of paint and how this...

Aurora Robson Tackles the Problem of Plastic Waste Through Art

The sheer amount of plastic waste is staggering. According to the United Nations Joint Group of Experts on the Scientific Aspects of Marine Pollution (GESAMP), land-based sources account for up to 80 percent of...

These Installations Raise Questions About Man’s Overuse of the Environment

Amanda Parer creates ephemeral art installations that incorporate light and humor. Her installations include massive sculptures of animals (specifically rabbits) as well as humans. These aim to stimulate the viewers’ imaginations while...

Zaria Forman’s Hyperrealistic Icy Landscapes

How many shades of blue are there? Judging by Zaria Forman's hyperrealistic paintings, too many to count. Focusing mainly on icebergs as they converge with oceans, her landscapes document the jarring effects...

Anne ten Donkelaar’s Collages are a Thing of Beauty

Anne ten Donkelaar incorporates nature into her art, quite literally. Her delicate collages are composed of both paper images and actual specimens from her garden. Those include flowers and the occasional butterfly,...

An Observation of Nature: Amy Genser’s Paper Art

Amy Genser’s paper art is simultaneously irregular and ordered, reminding of aerial landscape views, satellite imagery, and biological cellular processes. Taking note from nature itself - of natural formations and organic processes -...

Artist Makes Whimsical Flower Butterfly Dragons

Svetlana is an artist best known for her handmade jewelry and fairly-tale inspired creatures. She hides behind the pseudonym handmadehome and says that she spends most of her time in dreams. This...

These Illustrations Were Inspired By Nature and Beauty

Sasha Ignatiadou’s illustrations center around powerful women, engulfed by flowers. Originally from Russia and currently based in Germany, Ignatiadou relies on acrylic, watercolors, oil paints, and some digital helpers, to create...

Lisa Lloyd’s Paper Sculptures Are Inspired by Birds

Lisa Lloyd is a gifted graphic designer and paper artist who creates realistic-looking sculptures of birds, butterflies, and other living creatures, made entirely from card and paper. She...