Surreal Scenes with Elyse Dodge

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Portrait of Elyse Dodge

Canadian artist, Elyse Dodge, shares how her unique way of interpreting light and colour inspires her striking paintings of West Coast landscapes.

Suzanne Dias on Doing What She Loves

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Artist Interview Portrait of Illustrator Suzanne Dias

“Never chase after jobs or people. Build your skills to the point where work and people come to you.” I’ve always tried to live by these words.

The Freedom of Collage with Nicola Kloosterman


Collage artist Nicola Kloosterman

Meet Nicola Kloosterman, an analog collage artist from the Netherlands who works with found imagery. Her subjects vary from fragmented female figures and faces to landscapes, the natural world and abstracts. Made with vintage paper and textiles, her collages explore (in)visibility, perception and feminine power.

Staying True to Yourself with Marissa Johnson


Papirmass artist Marissa Johnson

Detroit artist Marissa Johnson brings her tranquil depictions of the natural world to the next issue of Papirmass! Her calm illustrations beautifully employ pattern and maps to zero our focus in on elements of the natural world that are easily overlooked.

The Refreshing work of Jeannie Phan


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


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


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


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


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


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.