Charles Holmes’ City of Paper Miniatures

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Every day, the Edinburgh-based artist Charles Young makes a new miniature, growing his city of white paper creations. The delicate, architectural constructions range from a lighthouse to a carousel. There are even two chicken houses standing on chicken legs. Positioned on stones or little cuts of wood, each piece is its own island. View the curiosities at Paperholm and shop the best hits on Etsy.

Holly

Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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