Paper Places

Exploring the shapes of home

Important end-of-year shipping deadlines

Orders placed by Dec. 16 will ship by Dec. 19 via USPS Priority Mail and will likely (not guaranteed) arrive in time for Christmas.

Exceptions: Custom Paper Places must be ordered by Dec. 12 and House Portrait Silhouettes must be ordered by December 5 to ship in time for (hopeful) Christmas delivery.

Shop will be closed Dec. 16, 2022 – Jan 2, 2023

New in the Shop


Artist Abigail McMurray assembling a custom paper house portrait in her home studio

Welcome Home

yeiou® paper objects artist Abigail McMurray creates custom 3D house portraits and house portrait silhouettes so that you can have a reminder of a favorite or special home right on the wall to admire every day. These heirlooms capture a home or other building, rendering the details and dimensions in a one-of-a-kind paper sculpture.

Framed map of Somerville, MA cut out to reveal a bright pink background.

Yeiou Paper Places®

Framed cut-paper maps of special places far and near are available for purchase in the yeiou paper objects shop. You can even commission a custom map of any place in the world.

Award-Winning Paper Objects

In the 2019 Etsy Design Awards, yeiou’s custom 3D house portraits were chosen as a finalist in the “Creative Collaborations” category, and then also featured as an Honorable Mention when the winners were announced in September.

Custom house portrait made of paper depicting a large house with a deep front porch, overlaid with the Etsy Design Awards Creative Collaborations Finalist logo

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