About my art

Kirigami is the Japanese art form that uses cut and folded pieces of paper to create works of art.


My style of Kirigami involves layering cut-paper images onto a playing card to create a 3D effect. I call it Shohin Kirigami.


The idea came to me while playing cards with my family. I chose the name after some research: Shohin translates to “Small Goods” and Kirigami is “Cut Paper“.

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About Me


Hello! I'm Tony Scanlon, a divorced father of 3 living in the suburbs of Boston, MA.


By day I work for the world's largest safety razor manufacturer. By night I'm an artist, photographer, graphic designer, and web developer. 

My passion to create has led me down many paths and I am excited for this latest journey into the world of playing cards. 

I have met many wonderful, inspirational people in the playing card community and am grateful for all that I have learned and shared with them. 

Thank you for taking the time to read this and please feel free to reach out on facebook, instagram, or email if you have any questions or comments.