This is not your everyday paper art. Russian artist Asya Kozina has been turning paper into high-art for years, and won renown for her impressive Mongolian wedding costumes. Kozina explains her motivation on Behance:
visioluxus: “The Heavenly Host Model: rhienium Muah: thebirdbones AMAZING mask: phillipvaldez Gorgeous bustle coat: kambriel This mask is one I’ve been badgering my husband about making for a while now. His work will be on exhibit in the Netherlands.
This woman's tutorial/walk-through on how she made her costume wings is *amazing*. Awesome creativity, and some pretty amazing engineering! Perfect for cosplay (I absolutely have to make a set of these wings)