Japanese paper cutting artist lito_leafart creates wonderfully detailed vignettes that are cut into leaves. The stories told in these scenes can be humorous, fanciful, thoughtful, and even personal. The artist states that he makes these as a way to deal with his ADHD diagnosis.
From grocery stores populated by anthropomorphic insects to an extraterrestrial encounter, each of lito_leafart‘s gorgeous paper cut style leaves invites us into a standalone narrative. The artist’s bio shares that the creation of these cute and meticulous scenes is the result of channeling their ADHD into something positive.
(translated) “Taking advantage of my own ADHD (developmental disability) biased concentration and firmness, I make daily paper-cutting works using leaves.”