Wearable Paper-cuts

Beatrice working on a large papercut of a city skyline
Beatrice working on a large papercut of a city skyline

Event Info

This virtual workshop takes place on Tuesday, November 2 from 10am–12pm ET


About the Workshop:

Taught by artist and CBA Instructor Béatrice Coron, this fun virtual class for all experience levels explores unique methods of creating paper-cut designs that can be worn on the body.

Students will learn to design 3D compositions using paper-cutting techniques like pop-ups and paper-sculptures. The group will also discuss how designs can be adapted to materials such as glass or metal. Coron will also share tips, tricks, and resources so students can continue to work on paper-cutting projects in the future.

Class size is limited to ensure an optimal student-to-teacher ratio. Register now before the remaining spots fill up!


Required Materials:

  • X-acto knife, extra blades
  • Cutting mat
  • Scissors
  • Needle & thread
  • Glue
  • Tape
  • Stapler
  • Safety pins
  • Any kind of paper, Tyvek, rolls of craft papers, cardstock, recycled materials (cereals boxes, magazines, wall paper, used envelopes)
  • Additional materials like plastic, textile, rubber, carpet
  • Any art supplies you already have

See if any of the required materials are available in CBA’s shop–>


About the Instructor

Paper-cutting artist Béatrice Coron was born and raised in France and lived on several different continents before settling in New York City. She pursues visual storytelling through paper-cutting – creating artist books, digital animations, and public art. Her work can be seen in major collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Walker Art Center. She has completed public art projects for transit systems in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago.


All images courtesy of the instructor.

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