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Artist Collaboration - Justine Gabreski

Artist Collaboration - Justine Gabreski

Meet Justine Gabreski! She's an artist and nurse who lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She collaborated with Resident on making this super special Bev the Geometric Rhino. Get to know her below and check out her amazing 2D design work! First things first, what’s the name of your business (or if you work under your own name, we clearly know that… but help us make sure we get it right!) and what kind of things do you create? What medium to you typically work in? I'm Justine Gabreski. I can’t remember a time in my life when I wasn’t creating things!...

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Resident Builder Feature: Scott White

Resident Builder Feature: Scott White

One of our favorite parts of working on Resident is seeing pictures and hearing from you guys on how your Resident paper sculpture builds go. Last month we chatted with one of our mega-makers, Scott White. Check out our interview with Scott to find out some of his expert tips and tricks for a successful build, what TV shows he watches while he constructs his Resident’s, and what his #1 favorite thing about our DIY Papercraft Kits is.

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Papercraft Animal Design - A behind the scenes look at Cecilia the Fox

Papercraft Animal Design - A behind the scenes look at Cecilia the Fox

Cecilia the Fox - Design Development What does it take to design one of Resident's fabulous paper animal sculptures?Quite a lot! Maybe more than you think. I’ll start out by saying, I believe strongly in multiple iterations, as my design process relies on failures. I create many versions of each design and through failing and finding what I don't like, I eventually end up with a design that I am really proud to put out there in the world. Let me walk you through the four versions I created before I ended up with the newest member of the Resident crew,...

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