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Amazing Recycled Paper Designs Unveiled at the Origin Craft Fair During London Design Festival

Posted By Helen Morgan On September 27, 2011 @ 7:07 pm In Art,gallery,Green Design Events,Recycled Materials | No Comments

Origin contemporary craft fair, london design festival, recycled paper art, traditional craft london, spittlefelds fair london, animal craft, paper artwork, sustainable artwork [6]

Ella Robinson [7] sources materials washed up from the sea to create vibrant mixed artworks textiles. The Royal College of Art graduate’s work is bright, colorful, and equally inspired by cities and the coast.

Origin contemporary craft fair, london design festival, recycled paper art, traditional craft london, spittlefelds fair london, animal craft, paper artwork, sustainable artwork [8]

Abigail Brown [9] has created a magical batch of lifelike birds from fabric and traditional hand sewing techniques.

Origin contemporary craft fair, london design festival, recycled paper art, traditional craft london, spittlefelds fair london, animal craft, paper artwork, sustainable artwork [10]

Using old maps as her canvas, Claire Brewster [11] makes intricate pieces of art that take the form of birds and flowers. This simple idea is really effective, and is a great use of discarded paper.

Origin contemporary craft fair, london design festival, recycled paper art, traditional craft london, spittlefelds fair london, animal craft, paper artwork, sustainable artwork [12]

Midlands-based artist Jennifer Collier [13] creates incredibly detailed sculptures entirely from paper [14]. She sews together scraps donated to her studio to make a remarkable range of realistic machines including a camera and a sewing machine.

Origin contemporary craft fair, london design festival, recycled paper art, traditional craft london, spittlefelds fair london, animal craft, paper artwork, sustainable artwork [15]

Tine De Russyer [16]‘s World Money Project consists of a line of jewelry made of carefully folded banknotes from around the world.

Origin contemporary craft fair, london design festival, recycled paper art, traditional craft london, spittlefelds fair london, animal craft, paper artwork, sustainable artwork [17]

Using just paper and a scalpel, Rebecca J. Coles [18] creates these swarms of butterflies that look as though they may take off.

+ Origin Contemporary Craft Fair [3]

+ London Design Week Coverage on Inhabitat [19]


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[3] Origin Contemporary Craft Fair: http://www.originuk.org/

[4] London Design Festival: http://www.londondesignfestival.com

[5] recycled materials: http://inhabitat.com/recycled-materials

[6] Image: http://inhabitat.com/amazing-recycled-paper-designs-unveiled-at-the-origin-craft-fair-during-london-design-festival/ella-robinson/

[7] Ella Robinson: http://www.ellarobinson.com/

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[9] Abigail Brown: http://www.abigail-brown.co.uk/

[10] Image: http://inhabitat.com/amazing-recycled-paper-designs-unveiled-at-the-origin-craft-fair-during-london-design-festival/claire-brewster/

[11] Claire Brewster: http://www.clairebrewster.co.uk/

[12] Image: http://inhabitat.com/amazing-recycled-paper-designs-unveiled-at-the-origin-craft-fair-during-london-design-festival/jennifer-collier-3/

[13] Jennifer Collier: http://jennifercollier.co.uk/

[14] entirely from paper: http://inhabitat.com/jennifer-colliers-recycles-old-literature-into-inspiring-new-objects/

[15] Image: http://inhabitat.com/amazing-recycled-paper-designs-unveiled-at-the-origin-craft-fair-during-london-design-festival/tine-de-ruysser/

[16] Tine De Russyer: http://www.tinederuysser.com/Site/Home.html

[17] Image: http://inhabitat.com/amazing-recycled-paper-designs-unveiled-at-the-origin-craft-fair-during-london-design-festival/rebecca-j-coles/

[18] Rebecca J. Coles: http://www.rebeccajcoles.co.uk/

[19] + London Design Week Coverage on Inhabitat: http://inhabitat.com/london-design-week

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