Voyo Woo's Profile
Hi dear artizens, I am Voyo Woo. I'm a paper cut artist based in Washington DC. You are welcome to visit my official website: www.voyowoo.com
===ABOUT PAPER CUTTING===
I learned paper cutting in China when I was 14. My works is inspired by the one of the most ancient Chinese folk arts - Jian Zhi, which in English means Paper Cutting or Paper Carving.
This art form has a history of almost 2,000 years. Most of the paper cutting artists are poor farmers in rural areas who make about $200/month on the average. It's hard for them to make a living off paper cutting, fewer and fewer people are learning this art form. And this art is on the edge of disappearing.
I am trying to preserve this art by giving out lectures at schools and galleries to raise the awareness of this art form. I'm trying to expand its...
- Born on August 25
- Joined June 8, 2011