Join the Papertoy Revolution!This is a collection of 26 of the coolest designer paper toys in existence, ready to be cut out and built. Each papertoy has step-by-step instructions, complete with easy-to-use diagrams, so even a novice will be able to make amazing papertoys with the help of a pair of scissors and a few dabs of glue.Interviews with contributors such as Shin Tanaka, Ben the Illustrator, NiceBunny, Cubotoy and Kenn Munk are included. You'll find out more about where their ideas came fromand they might even inspire you to create your own papertoy! In addition, there is a foreword by Andy Heng from www.toysrevil.net.The DVD includes lots of bonus features, such as all 26 toy templates in PDF format (so you can build cities full of papertoys); basic shapes (so you can learn the building blocks of papertoys); blank templates (so you can create your own "skin"); longer, unabridged interviews with all the designers in the book; and 33 bonus templates.So grab your scissors, your glue and your imagination, and get ready to enter an inspiring new world of papertoys!
Matt Hawkins lives in Kansas City. By day, he works at a major greeting card company as a production designer. By night he stays up way too late making paper models and writing and drawing indie comic books. He also does a lot of freelance illustration work. Matt also has a blog, www.custompapertoys.com, that includes lots of his own papertoy work.