Tiffany Budzisz

Tiffany Budzisz artwork

Artist Tiffany Budzisz is renowned for her intricate cut paper art, a medium that involves meticulously cutting and layering paper to create detailed and often mesmerizing compositions. Budzisz’s artwork is characterized by its delicate craftsmanship, precision, and the harmonious interplay of light and shadow. Drawing inspiration from nature, mythology, and intricate patterns, Budzisz's creations often feature themes of flora, fauna, and fantastical elements. Her technique involves cutting out shapes and designs from various layers of paper, which are then assembled to form a cohesive, multidimensional artwork. The depth and texture achieved through this layering process add a unique dynamism and vitality to her creations.

Budzisz’s artistic process begins with detailed sketches and planning, ensuring each layer complements the others. She then carefully selects paper with the right weight, color, and texture to bring her vision to life. The cutting itself is done with precision tools, and the pieces are assembled with meticulous attention to detail, creating compositions that are both intricate and cohesive. Her artwork is influenced by a variety of sources, including traditional paper cutting techniques from cultures around the world, as well as contemporary art forms. The influence of artists such as Henri Matisse, who is famous for his cut-out technique, and contemporary paper artists like Yulia Brodskaya can be seen in her innovative use of color and form.

Budzisz’s cut paper art has been exhibited in galleries and art exhibitions, gaining recognition for its unique aesthetic and the meticulous skill required. Her artwork invites viewers to explore its layers and the interplay of light and shadow, offering a visual experience that is both enchanting and thought-provoking. Her artwork not only showcases the beauty and versatility of paper as a medium but also highlights her ability to transform simple materials into complex, captivating works of art. Budzisz earned a B.F.A. in Communication Arts & Design from Virginia Commonwealth University. Originally from Virginia, she currently resides in the greater Pittsburgh area with her family.

portfolio.jpg View Tiffany Budzisz's artwork in the 2022 exhibition, The World at Our Feet.