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The Pocket Paper Engineer, Volume 3: V-Folds: How to Make Pop-Ups Step-by-Step
Saving the best for last, this third installment in the crafty series highlights the spectacular V-fold, the most versatile and frequently used structure of the pop-up world. Basic V-fold construction is described in detail, demonstrating its many possible variations and making each project accessible through playful cards to detach, cut, and assemble. The most challenging ...more
Hardcover, 71 pages
Published May 12th 2012 by Popular Kinetics Press
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This series (and this volume) is a fantastic self-learning program for making pop-up books and cards. But it can also be an inspiration for any visual artist working in 2-D or 3-D formats, as well as model making. Not only does it explain the steps, with diagrams, but it provides cut-out samples to practice with.
Ms. Barton is a teacher, book artist, and curator who runs Popular Kinetics Press and has published numerous artist book editions since her first book, Beyond the Page, was printed in 1981. Her work is exhibited internationally and is in numerous collections, including The Smithsonian Institution, Library of Congress, Museum of Modern Art, The Getty Museum, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in Lo ...more