Papercutting Workshop with Sam Pierpoint
Explore the basic techniques of paper-cutting and modelling. Sam will guide you through the steps you can take to bring your 2D sketches to life in paper. In this session you’ll work with a paper frame to create your own 3D animal sculpture to take home.
Please bring along your own craft knife. All other materials including paper, cutting mats and sketching materials will be provided.
Illustrator & paper artist
Sam is a Bristol-based independent Illustrator and Paper Artist.
She directs, designs, cuts and hand crafts all of her creations from a range of fine quality papers and regularly collaborates with talented designers, photographers, videographers and production companies to produce eye-catching, unforgettable work.
Her paper sculptures are used both commercially and artistically, for a variety of different purposes ranging from ad and awareness campaigns, set design, editorial and publishing predominantly in the events, travel, beauty and food + drink sectors.
Sam has a passion for the environment and sustainability. She enjoys working with clients who make a positive difference for our fragile planet. She has produced work for a range of clients, including: Lush, Chilly’s Bottles, Origins, City and Eurometropole Strasbourg, Goldsmiths University of London, Wimbledon Tennis, Mullen Lowe Group and Visit Bristol.