Silhouette Pictures by Karl Johnson

I am always impressed with people who have paper-cutting talent. It amazes me. Each silhouette is cut out entirely freehand. Karl looks at the subject’s profile (whether in person or from a photograph) and starts cutting their exact likeness out of black paper.

Jaime Derringer, Founder + Executive Editor of Design Milk, is a Jersey girl living in SoCal. She dreams about funky, artistic jewelry + having enough free time to enjoy some of her favorite things—running, reading, making music, and drawing.