Making pop-ups is a great way to exercise creativity along with problem-solving abilities. Instructor Matthew Reinhart offers up some additional ways to make art projects POP! Participants in this session should bring a ruler, a pencil, scissors, one-sided transparent tape, double-sided tape, and something to color with (markers, crayons or colored pencils) and be ready to make three-dimensional paper art.
Matthew Reinhart is a world-renowned children’s book author, illustrator, and paper engineer who’s best-known for designing the seemingly impossible in his acclaimed pop-up books. He created The New York Times bestselling Star Wars: A Pop-up Guide to The Galaxy, Cinderella: A Pop-up Fairy Tale, Dc SuperHeroes: The Ultimate Pop-up Book, and Mommy? with the legendary Maurice Sendak. His series of non-fiction titles, the Encyclopedia Prehistorica trilogy and the Encyclopedia Mythologica trilogy, have been translated into several languages and enjoyed by readers all over the world. His most recent book releases include Nightmare Before Christmas: A Petrifying Pop-up for the Holidays, Harry Potter: A Pop-up Guide to Hogwarts, and Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-up Galaxy.