Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models: 14 Kirigami Buildings to Cut and Fold (paper folding, origami)

Category: Book
Designed By: Hagan-Guirey, Marc
Subject:  ART / Design / General
  CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Origami
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Published: August 2017
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 24
Size: 14.00in x 11.13in x 0.25in
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$ 42.99
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From The Publisher*Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models features step–by–step instructions and templates so you can create beautiful kirigami versions of Frank Lloyd Wright's iconic modernist architecture.

Frank Lloyd Wright (1867–1959) is the most renowned and popular architect and designer in America. His buildings, including Fallingwater and New York's Guggenheim Museum, are iconic landmarks. Now you can create 14 of his best–loved buildings using the art of kirigami.

Frank Lloyd Wright building kirigami templates included are:

• Unity Temple
• Frederick C. Robie House
• Imperial Hotel
• Aline Barnsdall "Hollyhock" House
• Millard House (La Miniatura)
• John Storer House
• Freeman House
• Charles Ennis House
• National Life Insurance Building
• Taliesin West
• Herbert And Katherine Jacobs I House
• Edgar J. Kaufmann House "Fallingwater"
• Johnson Wax Administration Building
• Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Perfect for those that enjoy origami, each project features a short history of each house, step–by–step instructions and a template that you remove from the book. You follow the lines on the template, cutting and folding to make your own model. All you need is a scalpel, a cutting mat and a ruler. Clear cutting tips help you with the tricky stages, while photos of the finished model show you the final design. To make things easier, the most intricate parts of the templates have been pre–cut. Simply display your finished model and admire your handiwork.Frank Lloyd Wright Paper Models is a must for Wright fans and architectural model enthusiasts.

"Kirigami is the elegant Japanese art of folding and cutting paper to create intricate models. It's also the perfect medium for recreating the harmonious architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright."Sunday Express, UK
Biographical NoteMarc Hagan-Guirey is a kirigami paper artist and design director. His kirigami commissions for both private and commercial clients include pieces for Samsung Galaxy, Procter & Gamble, and Decorex International. He is the author ofPaper Dandy's Horrorgami (Laurence King, 2015).