Archive for the ‘Cutting and folding’ Category

cutting and folding paper

Friday, March 20th, 2009

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trying out the square technique

trying out the square technique

 

half way through

half way through

 

exacto suicide

exacto suicide

after folding along the curves of the square paths

after folding along the curves of the square paths

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final product

final product

 

making origami (cutie catchers)

making origami (cutie catchers)

 

cutie!

cutie!

the original idea was to connect the catchers side by side and create "miniature mountains"

the original idea was to connect the catchers side by side and create "miniature mountains"

 

final one

final one

ust kidding. this is the final piece. after switching it upside down

ust kidding. this is the final piece. after switching it upside down

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creating shapes

creating shapes

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Thursday, March 19th, 2009

PROJECT Y

Summary: Bend wire to ‘Y’ shape, coat Y w/ sculpey, bake sculpey, sand sculpey, use Silputty to coat the baked Y and make a mold, pour mixed latex substance into mold, wait…, remove the 1/2 completed latex Y, cut away at the legs to fit in 3 magnets, place Y back into mold, mummify it w/ tape, pour in latex substance to fill stump, wait…., take out Y and examine, cut away excess parts, then try to attach them to the other Y’s.

Knitting + Felting, piece 2; Cutting + Folding, piece 4

Monday, February 9th, 2009

cutting and folding

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Nani Marquina

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Bicicleta Rug by Nani Marquina

Rags design firm from Spain

Nani Marquina

Origami Tessellation: Eric Gjerde Blog

Monday, January 12th, 2009

Links, references, images, tutorials and diagrams. Everything about origami tessellation.

www.origamitessellations.com

Arktura

Monday, January 12th, 2009

Arktura is a Los Angeles based design and manufacturing company, focused on the integration of design, with the development of new and novel manufacturing technologies.

Arktura

Atelier Manferdini

Monday, January 12th, 2009

Atelier Manferdini is a interdisciplinary firm working in architecture, fashion and object design.

Atelier Manferdini

Book: Origami Tesselations

Saturday, January 10th, 2009

Origami Tessellations: Awe-Inspiring Geometric Designs
by Eric Gjerde

Paper artist Eric Gjerde demonstrates 25 of his favorite tessellations and turns them into folding projects for newcomers as well as experienced origamists. With step-by-step instructions, illustrated crease patterns, and how-to photos.


Find it at Amazon

Tesselation gallery and tutorials

Saturday, January 10th, 2009

A lot of interesting images, tutorials and diagrams by Ben Parker.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/brdparker/