Katie
Jewellery, Decorative Arts, 3D Artist

Katie

Katie is a Nottingham based papercraft artist specialising in unique origami jewellery and home accessories created using recycled and reclaimed books.

As a child Katie was fascinated by books, stories and papers, and during her time at University this interest developed into a passion. Katie graduated in 2011 with a BA(Hons) in Decorative Arts, specialising in paper manipulation, and continues to create unique pieces of wearable art using found books and papers.

  • Origami sunburst jewellery created using chinese paper folding techniques. Each piece contains 48 modular pieces constructed to create durable, unique pieces of body art. 

Materials: pocket map of switzerland, glue, lacquer, findings.
  • Origami brooches created using chinese paper folding techniques. Each piece contains 48 modular pieces constructed to create durable, unique pieces of body art.

Materials: various maps, sheet music, glue, lacquer, findings.
  • A selection of my works. Origami book sculptures and jewellery, antique bronze jewellery, collages, etc. Location: Nottingham Christmas Market. Photo: Paul Dale Photography