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Doğacan Onaran is a Turkish artist who makes handprints and hand carvings. She makes every design with his hands and carves them carefully.

According to Onaran, her story began with her wedding invitations. Doğacan and her husband wanted to design their own invitations and they started to do some research. “The results were so fascinating! So I decided to keep going,” says Onaran; and her brand, Atelier Paprika was born.

doğacan onaran, carving

Instagram’s official account shared Doğacan Onaran’s work and Instagram Germany made an interview with her.

Her popularity started to rise with these significant developments. Onaran likes to carve shapes of animals, fruits, seagulls, sea, tile patterns and Turkish cuisine.


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Her first personal handprint exhibition was in June 2017 in Vienna. She doesn’t only make carvings but also handmade jewellery and illustrated scarves.

You can visit her Instagram profile from here. If you want to buy her works, you can visit here.


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