Making Amazing Books is a fully illustrated instruction book for movable structures and pop-ups. It was first developed as a workbook for the students in my intermediate school art classes, and has been tested over the course of 11 years by over 6,000 sixth grade students.
Now available on AMAZON!!!!
I'm so excited to announce the publication of my instruction book!
Paperback back book
8.5 x 11 $34.99
click on the book cover to be taken to the Amazon link.
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SAMPLE SECTION HEADING PAGE
There are 16 structures with full instructions in the book, plus all patterns.
All of the structures and mechanisms in the book are easy to make (well within the grasp of any 11 year old). Fun to learn about and make, they can be used as the basis for some very sophisticated work by both adults or young adults.
SAMPLE INSTRUCTION PAGE WITH CLEAR, STEP BY STEP INSTRUCTIONS WITH IMAGES
The book features full-color examples, clear step-by-step instructions , and reproducible parts for each structure. In addition, there are paper decoration ideas, theme development materials, and other sections that would be useful to any teacher wanting to use this book as an instructional
PARTS PATTERNS ARE AVAILABLE FOR EACH STRUCTURE, ALONG WITH VARIATIONS FOR SOME.
PLANNING MATERIALS FOR ARTISTS AND TEACHERS
In addition, there are paper decoration ideas, theme development materials, and other sections that would be useful to any teacher wanting to use this book as an instructional aid.
OBTAINING "MAKING AMAZING BOOKS"
If you are interested in obtaining a .pdf copy of this entire book, please contact me via the 'contact' link at the bottom of this page.
The book contains 128 instructional pages, all of the patterns (and some variations of some structures), ready to print and take to your local copy shop to coil bind.