The Refreshing work of Jeannie Phan

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Portrait of Toronto Artist Jeannie Phan

Jeannie Phan is a Toronto-based artist whose recognizable flat-colour illustrations with printerly textures harken back to a vintage editorial style. Check out the work of this artist/master gardener who shares green-thumbed tips from her bright, plant-filled home studio.

Suburbia at Dusk with Lauren Tepfer

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Portrait of Papirmass Artist Lauren Tepfer

Lauren Tepfer’s haunting images of suburbia at dusk perfectly encapsulate the dreamy essence of teenage life. Get to know this inspiring photographer in this exclusive interview.

The Creative Process of Karolin Schnoor

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Papirmass artist Karolin Schnoor

Karolin Schnoor is a German illustrator living in London whose bold, elegant work is informed by simple organic shapes and the screen-printing process. Get to know her better in this interview.

New Beginnings with Mike Ellis

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Toronto artist Mike Ellis is the next artist for the Papirmass art of the month subscription box

Mike Ellis’s bold, spot-colour illustrations have a mid-century feel that is pleasingly both nostalgic and contemporary. Read our exclusive interview with him here.

Flora and Fauna with Agathe Singer

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Parisian illustrator Agathe Singer in her studio.

Meet Agathe Singer, a Parisian illustrator whose wonderful art is replete with birds, flowers, and other creatures. See more of her beautiful non-naturalist paintings here.

Colourful Expression with Jess Phoenix

Kirsten McCreaINTERVIEWS

Portrait of Papirmass July featured artist Jess Phoenix

Jess Phoenix’s stunning floral work is an exploration of colour relationships, imaginary bouquets, and contrasting palettes. Based on the West Coast, she illustrates, designs gift products, and creates exceptional pattern designs.

Beach Bumming, with Sarah Bodri

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We go beach bumming with photographer Sarah Bodri as she reflects the photographer’s gaze back on the viewer. Read our interview here.

Kirsten McCrea: June Artist

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Kirsten McCrea is a Toronto-based artist obsessed with pattern, bright colours, and accessible experiences. See some of her artwork here.