Portfolio > Paper and Illumination

I love to work with paper. It is such a versatile media, and it allows me to work across a variety of traditions.

Hand cut paper lightbox by artist Emily M. Chase made at Crystal Bridges Museum
Hand-cut bristol board, vellum, colored pencil, wooden box, LED lights
19" x 25" x 6"
2016
Hand cut paper lightbox by artist Emily M. Chase made at Crystal Bridges Museum
Hand-cut bristol board, vellum, colored pencil, wooden box, LED lights
19" x 25" x 6"
2016
Hand cut paper lightbox by artist Emily M. Chase made at Crystal Bridges Museum
Hand-cut bristol board, vellum, colored pencil, wooden box, LED lights
19" x 25" x 6"
2016
A lightbox of layered handcut papercuts showing a woman with a cathedral inside her.
Hand cut paper, vellum, wooden box with LED lighting
10"x18"
2015
A lightbox of layered handcut papercuts showing a woman with a cathedral inside her.
Hand cut paper, vellum, wooden box with LED lighting, colored pencil
10"x18"
2015
A lightbox of layered handcut papercuts showing a woman with a cathedral inside her.
Hand cut paper, vellum, wooden box with LED lighting, colored pencil
10"x18"
2015
A lightbox of layered handcut papercuts showing a woman with a cathedral inside her.
Hand cut paper, vellum, wooden box with LED lighting, colored pencil
10"x18"
2015
A lightbox of layered handcut papercuts showing a bear and a fairy in the forest.
Hand cut paper, vellum, wooden box with LED lighting
12"x24"
2015
A lightbox of layered handcut papercuts showing a bear and a fairy in the forest.
Hand cut paper, vellum, wooden box with LED lighting
12"x24"
2015
A lightbox of layered handcut papercuts showing a bear and a fairy in the forest.
Hand cut paper, vellum, wooden box with LED lighting
12"x24"
2015
A lightbox diorama with three layers of hand cut paper. The papercut by artist Emily Chase shows Titania, the fairy queen, in the forest.
Hand cut paper, wood box, LED lighting
2014
A lightbox diorama with three layers of hand cut paper. The papercut by artist Emily Chase shows Titania, the fairy queen, in the forest.
Hand cut paper, wood box, LED lighting
2014
A lightbox diorama with three layers of hand cut paper. The papercut by artist Emily Chase shows Titania, the fairy queen, in the forest.
Hand cut paper, wood box, LED lighting
2014
A lightbox diorama with three layers of hand cut paper. The papercut by artist Emily Chase shows Titania, the fairy queen, in the forest.
Hand cut paper, wood box, LED lighting
2014
hand cut paper papercut art by emily chase of girl with swirling hair
Hand cut paper
7" x 9"
2013
hand cut paper papercut art by emily chase of girl with diamond patterned dress
Hand cut paper
8.5" x 11"
2013
Rebecca lamp is a dress shaped lampshade by Emily Chase
Wire, abaca paper pulp, bark lace, dye
1' x 1' x 2'
2013
Rebecca lamp is a dress shaped lampshade by Emily Chase
Wire, abaca paper pulp, bark lace, dye
1' x 1' x 2'
2013
Rebecca lamp is a dress shaped lampshade by Emily Chase
Wire, abaca paper pulp, paper, dye
1' x 1' x 2'
2013
Rebecca lamp is a dress shaped lampshade by Emily Chase
Wire, abaca paper pulp, bark lace, dye
1' x 1' x 2'
2013
The forest lamp is a black and white illustrative lampshade made by Emily Chase
Interfacing, Acrylic Paint, Muslin, Lamp
1' x 1' x 2'
2013
The forest lamp is a black and white illustrative lampshade made by Emily Chase
Interfacing, Acrylic Paint, Muslin, Lamp
1' x 1' x 2'
2013
The forest lamp is a black and white illustrative lampshade made by Emily Chase
Interfacing, Acrylic Paint, Muslin, Lamp
1' x 1' x 2'
2013
The forest lamp is a black and white illustrative lampshade made by Emily Chase
Interfacing, Acrylic Paint, Muslin, Lamp
1' x 1' x 2'
2013