Pop-up Design and Paper Mechanics : How to Make Folding Paper Sculpture Paperback
This comprehensive guide is a delightful introduction to pop-up and folding paper sculpture.
It is aimed at all levels of ability; appealing to craft/hobby enthusiasts, as well as being a useful aid for teachers.
This comprehensive guide to pop-up is a delightful introduction to the fun, surprising and intriguing aspects of a fascinating craft.
Duncan Birmingham's totally new and accessible approach to pop-up theory and practice distils the numerous mechanisms into a logical set of underlying shapes, and the techniques for building these shapes is methodically explained with step-by-step pictures and text.
No measuring is necessary and only card, scissors and glue are needed to make highly complex folding sculptures.
He demonstrates how sophisticated pop-up designs are constructed and shows how to form a 3D reference book, invaluable for professional and amateur designers interested in this craft.
The book is aimed at a wide range of abilities, and will appeal to craft/hobby enthusiasts who make their own greeting cards, as well as being a useful aid to teachers of Art, Design and Technology, designers, illustrators and sculptors.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, full colour throughout, includes diagrams, photographs and templates
- Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/08/2010
- Category: Origami & paper engineering
- ISBN: 9781861086853