25 Striking Papercut Illustrations

One of the hottest graphic design trends 2018 are papercut illustrations. Inspired by actual paper cutting art, this trend is quickly gaining speed. Papercut illustrations recreate compositions made of different layers of paper which means depth and specific textures are must-have elements. What I always loved about papercut illustration is the bold, striking, expressive and very graphical visual language. So in this post I`ve gathered 25 striking illustrations that achieve the whimsical look of actual papercut art.

Sea by Anna Paschenko


Creative South Recap by Alicja Colon

Creative South Recap

Paper Shuttle Launch by Michael Fugoso

Paper Shuttle Launch

SAA Paper Type Poster by Danielle Evans

SAA Paper Type Poster

Paper Test

Paper Test

Just Make It by Tommy Perez

Just Make It

404 Page by Kristin Killam

404 Page

Follow your dreams by Oksana Kumer

Follow your dreams

In Between by Alexandre Roux

In Between

INCOGNITO by Amelie Touchet


Naturalment by YINSEN


Esquire Philippines July 2016 Cover by John Ed De Vera

Esquire Philippines July 2016 Cover

Editorial by Bomboland Illustration

Editorial papercut illustration for Scientific American

Illustrating main categories for Codics by Zara Magumyan

Illustrating main categories for Codics

A poster every day Vol.3 by Magdiel Lopez

A poster every day Vol.3

Editorial illustrations by Eiko Ojala

Editorial illustrations

Various Illustrations by Ray Oranges

Various Illustrations - 2016 -

Discover Australia by Jimmy Gleeson

Discover Australia

Panique a Bord by Alexandre Roux

Panique a Bord

Rio 2016 by DUSK

Rio 2016

Vodafone India by Nasheet Shadani

Vodafone India

Myths by Eiko Ojala


Food & Type by Yeray Vega


The CocaCola Tokyo Olimpic Wave by Januar Muhammad

The CocaCola Tokyo Olimpic Wave

SEGRA / Company Book by Copo

SEGRA / Company Book

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