you have to check out these stunningly intricate paper stars by clandestinearts. here's what she says about them:
"I'm making German Christmas Stars. These beautiful ornaments have their origins in the magical centuries-old Christmas markets of Germany. . . Each star is carefully folded from paper and special foils and cut by hand into intricate designs."
wow. color me impressed! i have a hard enough time making a symmetrical snowflake, and, although all snowflakes are supposed to be different, mine always end up looking lumpily similar.
clandestinearts muct have excelled in the scissor department in kindergarten. check out her work!