meganjewel

Whimsical Paper Illustrations & Handmade Cards

Louisiana, United States · 181 Sales

meganjewel

Whimsical Paper Illustrations & Handmade Cards

Louisiana, United States 181 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(65)

Announcement   Welcome! Original paper collages and prints are available for purchase here! For custom art commissions or custom invitation requests, please email me directly at hello [!at] meganjeweldesigns.com ! Thank you & ENJOY TODAY!

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Last updated on Jun 10, 2016

Welcome! Original paper collages and prints are available for purchase here! For custom art commissions or custom invitation requests, please email me directly at hello [!at] meganjeweldesigns.com ! Thank you & ENJOY TODAY!

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5 out of 5 stars
(65)
mmbalsamo

mmbalsamo on Jul 15, 2015

5 out of 5 stars

My order was shipped out promptly and received shortly after. The item was well packaged! Small additions like wrapping the card in colorful tissue and tied with a decorative string adds such a personal touch, which speaks a lot about the person behind the craft. I am so so pleased with the quality of this print! It feels like I can touch the different textures and materials that were used to make the collage. Super pleased and excited to give it as a gift! Megan's cards are quality! Unique, creative and colorful!

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About

"Drawing with Scissors"

Hello! I'm Megan Jewel and I'm a New Orleans, Louisiana based artist creating cut-paper illustrations, thoughtful handmade cards, and unique paper goods. Inspired by traditional folk art and storytelling, the creation of my artwork has become a journey of whimsical characters and places that come to life from tiny pieces of cut paper. Each handmade card is typed out on one of my old Royal typewriters and then finished with hand-cut pieces of vibrant Lokta paper, vintage papers, or even maps. My collection of cut-paper illustrations are meant to spark joy and inspire storytelling wherever they may go.

A native of Buffalo, New York, I received a B.S. from Ithaca College in Cinema & Photography, which has continued to influence my desire to tell stories through my artwork. In addition to my paper illustrations and cards, I also create custom invitations with an emphasis on unique original artwork. When I'm not working in the studio I enjoy outdoor photography, cooking, riding my bike, and trying to play the banjo.

For more information, please visit www.meganjeweldesigns.com

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    I have an irrational passion for paper.

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Last updated on December 11, 2015
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All of my cards and collages are made by hand by in my New Orleans studio. I use mainly colorful Lokta papers from Nepal (a sustainable material) when cutting out my collage shapes, as well as found papers and maps. I have an extensive button collection that's been passed down through generations of crafty ladies, and I love to incorporate those unique embellishments into my designs. I use acid-free, nontoxic glue to complete my collages. When possible, I use recycled materials for packaging, and brown-paper recycled envelopes are always available upon request.

Every card is made by hand, from the shapes that are cut to the type that is written out on my vintage Royal typewriter. While I may make several similar cards of the same design, each card is guaranteed to be unique and one of a kind.

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
Payment accepted through PayPal, Credit or Debit Card, or Etsy Gift Cards.

Cancellations must be made within 24 hours of order placement. Items shipped within New Orleans and the state of Louisiana will be charged the applicable sales tax.
Shipping
Please check the Shop Announcement for updated shipping schedule and vacation dates. All cards and collages are safely packed and shipped out via USPS. I can provide an estimate but cannot guarantee delivery dates by the USPS. I try to use up-cycled packaging materials whenever possible. If you need expedited shipping, please contact me before purchasing the item so that I may adjust the shipping costs.

I currently only offer shipping within the continental United States, but if you are out of the country, please contact me through an Etsy conversation for an international shipping quote.

I will always ship to the address given with your Etsy order.
Refunds and Exchanges
All sales are final. In the event that your items are lost or damaged in the shipping process please contact me ASAP by emailing hello [!at] meganjeweldesigns.com
Additional policies and FAQs
Custom orders are welcome! Please send me a convo through Etsy telling me a little bit about your event. I will get back to you with availability and a pricing quote as soon as I can.

For wholesale inquiries, please send an email to: hello [!at] meganjeweldesigns.com