Creative Patterns with Folded Paper

Gunjan Aylawadi‘s creations look like fabric but are in fact carried out with paper that is folded and meticulously attached with threads. This artist who grew up in India before moving to Australia explores craft traditions from any country in order to draw her inspiration and give life to pretty and complex mosaics in which motives wave with grace. Continue reading

Flower Carpets at Infiorata Festival, Italy

The best time to visit Italy, if you want to catch the incredible Infiorata festival, is during May and June. At this time of the year, especially on the occasion of Corpus Domini, many Italian towns decorate their streets with flower petals creating beautiful artworks ranging from simple geometric designs to elaborate tapestries inspired by religious art and famous paintings. Continue reading