Paper flowers by Haruka Misawa

Haruka Misawa graduated from the Interior Design Course at Musashino Art University, Tokyo in 2005. Haruka noticed how when shaving a pencil the shavings resemble petals. She reproduced this using layers of paper, so that a flower blossoms when a pencil-shaped cylindrical scroll of paper is sharpened. Haruka printed paper with a colour gradation, applied paste to the surface, wrapped it around a core into a pencil-like form, and shaved it. And these were the results…

f_04_800

f_06_800

f_09_800

f_03_800

f_08_800

f_02_800

 

http://misawa.ndc.co.jp/

https://www.instagram.com/misawadesigninstitute/