Paper cutouts are incredibly delicate. The slightest misstroke can cause them to crumple, rip and tear. If you’ve ever tried making a paper snowflake, you know how easy it is to accidentally bend or crease the paper. However, a scalpel is a precision tool used in surgeries (among other things) to slice through delicate tissue, so it also makes a great tool to make paper cutouts.
Here, you’ll find some insanely intricate paper cutouts that were created using a scalpel. The artworks have immense detail and precision, so check these out!