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Eloise Corr Danch

I heard from the creative Eloise Corr Danch today, she’s an artist based in Brooklyn who dreams up and creates the most exquisite paper flower sculptures ever! Lucky for those based in New York, some of her work is on view now until April 19th in the windows at Macy’s flagship Herald Square store in NYC (34th St. between Broadway and 7th). Fun! This whimsical installation features ornate headdresses with 2,500 swirling paper flower garlands. Weeee!

Eloise Corr Danch

About Eloise: “Her interest in paper sculpture grew from a collaboration with New York designers Ruffian in which she created a paper dress in rococo style for a New York Observer charity event. These and other recent projects, including product and prop design, have added a three-dimensional component to a background in painting and illustration. A proud member of the Society of Illustrators, Eloise received an MA in illustration from FIT and has studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the Paris American Academy.”

Eloise Corr Danch


I’m inspired after seeing this to start making paper flowers again! I made them frequently growing up with my mother, and of course for my wedding and other parties I’ve thrown, but I haven’t done much lately with paper flowers so I’m inspired to dream up a flower project of my own in June or July when some extra time should present itself for creative add-ons in my life. How about you? Inspired too? :)

Have you tried crafting flowers from paper? Any examples of your work that you’d like to share? Please include links in the comment section below, I’m always up for a little show ‘n tell. :)


(images from eloise corr danch)

Posted by decor8 in Arts + Crafts on April 10, 2009

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  1. Emma Y commented
    July 27th, 2009 at 10:47am

    Hi..
    I love to try to do this flower paper as this is great for my coming wedding. Im just wondering what kind of paper to use?

    Thanks!

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  2. Sujata commented
    June 13th, 2010 at 8:08pm

    I love Eloise Corr Danch flowers, they are very exquisite and colorful. I especially love her Macy’s project with the swirls of flowers.

    I enjoy making paper flowers myself. I enjoy making them into unique arrangement. I would love show a few of my arrangement. I have no website. I only have digital photos.

    Hope someone will get back to, the I can hopefully share a few of my paper flower photos!

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  3. Ellen Treanor-Mulcrone commented
    February 13th, 2011 at 12:14am

    Hi, I love Eloise Corr Danch’s style and Sujata, I would love to see your flowers made from paper.

    Thanks,

    Ellen

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  4. Giuli commented
    May 13th, 2011 at 5:00pm

    Eloise Corr Danch has a fab style and I love her works.
    Paper flowers? No, never tried, I love all kind of flowers, and on my blog I have my first experiment made with organza. Unfortunately the tutorial is in Italian language only. Now, the new ones are in English =) http://scrapzone.blogspot.com/2010/05/take-time-to-smell-roses.html
    Thank you for sharing this interesting post.
    Giuli in Italy

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