"One day I too will dance inside a book."
MATERIAL: Sirio gold.
PHOTO: James and Moosehead
MODEL: Patricia Díaz
The goal of this (my first) collaboration with James and Moosehead was to create something with movement that could catch the eye of our public and show what can be done with just some pieces of folded paper. I wanted to create something organic with a fantasy tone, so I came up with this tutu made up of golden leaves pieces. Patricia gave life to it the moment she wore it and started to dance.
The sun and her flowers
they won't be here for long
they still choose to live
their brightest lives"
Wicho called and said he wanted to photograph a huge paper hat. So I that's what I did. His style, colors, lighting and a perfect blue spring sky fit perfectly with it and the detalied flower crown around it.
MATERIAL: Cape cardstock, marbled bond, Color Plus, Majestic. textured Krnomecote.
PHOTO: Wicho Franco
MODEL: María Gabriela Bonilla
MAKEUP: Alan Bonilla
New century Modern
"In another moment the world
seemed to be a very deep well,
plenty of time to wonder
what was going to happen next.
With cupboards and bookshelves:
here and there are maps and pictures hung
MATERIAL: Marbeled Kromekote, Caple cardstock, Couche.
PHOTO: Wicho Franco
MODELS: Wicho Franco, Florencia Alba
MAKEUP AND ASSISTANT: Liz Negrete
If the Chiaroscuro was invented in the modern century instead of 17th and 18th centuries, Wicho franco and me would be the pioneers. This is an Italian term which literally means 'light-dark'. In paintings the description refers to clear tonal contrasts.
Do you really need that stuff that you’re planning to buy today?
PAPER: Shopping bags
MAKE UP AND HAIR: Maria Lanza
MODELS: Joy Kidston and Kristen
PHOTOGRAPHERS: Johan Sorensen and James Cuthbert
VIDEO: Edward Moffat
Shopping has never been easier, that's why we decided to create this clothing, concept to make a statement on boxing day. To create awareness about consumerism and how most of the times we don't really need all those things that we're buying.
"Color outside the lines"
PAPER: Generic bristol board
MAKE UP: Brooke Belliveau
MODEL: Ushashi Sinha Vasu Mallik
PHOTOGRAPHER: Duska Dragosavac
For this shoot I wanted to challenge myself by creating three completely different looks using only one element: Paper strips. With the same width and using just four different colors.
This collection was published in Shuba magazine (3 years together VOL. 4)
Últimamente la flaca anda bien maquillada, a mi se me hace que está enamorada
I´ll come again
PAPER: Iridescent Kromekote, Color plus, Bond, Rainbow Cardstock, Tissue paper
MODEL: Maria Fernanda Romo
Day of the Dead is a mexican tradition where we welcome our dead loved ones into our homes creating beautiful altars full of their favorite stuff. La Catrina It's a well known character around the world represented here in a more edgy way by using iridescent cardstock simulating bones and the crown combined with the classic orange tones, and creating a conceptual "papel picado" for the background with the cut out technique.
"i've stepped over liars and cheaters.
abusers and users. non-believers,
narcissists, fake friends and traitors.
to get to where I am.
what makes you think i'm going to
hand over these kingdom keys? "
Queen of the shadows
PAPER: Newspaper, tissue paper, Kromekote, generic bristol board.
MAKE UP AND HAIR: Anja Dimitrijevic
MODEL: Alyx R
PHOTOGRAPHER: Medussa Fotografia
Believe it or not this whole skirt was made with newspaper, covered with tissue paper. This was my first collaboration in Toronto. Talent is everywhere and passionate people come together to create something for others to enjoy, no matter the location.