Pop-Up Design & Paper Mechanics offers a totally new, entertaining, and approachable method to pop-up theory and practice. Numerous mechanisms are distilled into a logical set of 18 underlying shapes. These shapes are all simply explained with step-by-step instructions and hundreds of vivid photographs and illustrations. Detailed information regarding techniques for building upon and layering these shapes to create your own amusing pop-up art is also included.
About the Author
Duncan Birmingham has taught paper mechanics at university level for 20 years and has an extensive library of books on pop-up. He is the author of several books on the subject and his Pop-Up! A Manual of Paper Mechanisms 9781899618095 was hailed the most comprehensive book, to date, on the subject. He lives in Bristol. Also available: Making Mechanical Cards 9781861086358