MAKER STORY - LIGHT + PAPER FOUNDER ALI HARRISON
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It was a fateful day one December when, in search of a unique Christmas gift, Ali decided to try a new craft. Using a borrowed box cutter and her kitchen cutting board, Ali created her first papercutting. After falling in love with cutting paper, Ali armed herself with a sharper blade and an actual cutting mat, and Light & Paper was born. At first, all Light & Paper items were handcut originals - but when it was near impossible to keep up with orders, Ali decided to begin lasercutting her designs.
Preferring a blade to a pen, Ali first creates her designs by cutting paper by hand. These intricate, unique patterns are then transformed into a variety of fun lasercut housewares.
Light & Paper items are now available to purchase online as well as in a variety of brick and mortar locations. Light & Paper is always looking to expand and take on new projects - please message us if you have an idea!
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