9784805311547

Origami Architecture: Papercraft Models of the World's Most Famous Buildings

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  • ISBN13:

    9784805311547

  • ISBN10:

    4805311541

  • Edition: CD
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 10/10/2011
  • Publisher: Tuttle Pub

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Summary

The incredible splendors of some of the worlds' most recognized architectural feats are brought to life within the pages of Origami Architecture. With this book, some card stock paper, and a hobby knife, anyone can build spectacular recreations of the most famous buildings in the world. It gives instructions and templates for 16 buildings, including the Parthenon, the White House, the Eiffel Tower, the Chrysler building, and the Forbidden City. There are over 900 photographs detailing the cutting and assembling of the pieces without using glue or tape, except for attaching it to its base. Once the structure is attached to the base not only will does it look amazing, but it can be folded up and taken anywhere. For the would-be architect, the papercraft hobbyist, or a model builder, Origami Architecture will provide hours of activity and an impressive result.

Author Biography

The artist known as Yee is world renowned for his paper structure designs and creations. Over the years he has perfected his craft and is now recognized as one of the world's foremost paper crafters. He sells custom paper craft work through his website, www.yeesjob.com

Table of Contents

Buildings:
Lincoln Memorial
Westminster Abbey
US Capitol building
Parthenon
White House
Osaka Castle
National Opera House in China
Eiffel Tower
London Bridge
The Forbidden City
Arc d'Triomphe
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Sydney Opera House
Chrysler Building
Petronas Towers
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