Inspiring continual delight with her images, designer and illustrator Claude Martinot brings her unique whimsical illustrations to textbooks, children's books, posters, print ads, marketing brochures and newsletters. She relies on cut paper. fabric appliqués, pen and ink to express a singular voice and colorfully spirited vision. Martinot achieves her acclaimed cut-paper designs by mixing a variety of paper - from origami to candy wrappers, from envelopes to gift-wrapping. In addition to her two-dimensional work, Martinot is developing a growing collection of elegant and fanciful textile bags under the label “Martinot Designs”.