Theo Gielen on the
History of the Speaking Book
[in Dutch, 2009]

Pop-ups can save the World
with a $1 microscope!

Euclid's Elements of
1570 in motion

The Pangaea Pop-up [TED] book

TED talk about making
the Pangaea

Seduce Me! Animal Sex
with Isabella Rossellini

Pop-up storytelling
from Jerusalem: The Chelm Legend

Pop-up Advice for Bad Weather!

Pop-ups tell the history
of Kellog's cereal.

Pop-up book made of Legos!

Panera Bread pop-up ad

Pop-up Now! Best in Show

Learn to Make Pop-ups

A Bookano Book

Apianus' Astronomicum Caesareum

Anatomical Flap Books

make it move yourself!

Meggendorfer's Animaux Savants

Allerlei Tiere
(Curious Creatures)

Ernest Nister's
What A Surprise!

Animated Circus-Clowns

Animated Circus-Acrobats

Humphry Repton (1752-1818)

landscape designs
using flaps

Learn to Make Pop-ups

THANKS TO THE PAPER ENGINEERS WHO MADE THESE VIDEOS. There are many websites as well to explore with lots of goodies to make.
Create your own volvelle [wheel]. Only paper and scissors required.

If you are a beginner or a teacher who wants to learn the simplest methods for making pop-ups, TJ Bookarts.

The Popuplady's FAVORITE movable. Here's how to make it! A WATERFALL from

Italian paper engineer, Massimo Missiroli, has prepared a series of videos How to Make Pop-ups. Watch for his new children's book imprint, Agomas, from DeAgostini Books, Italy.






FOR ADULTS ONLY: making naughty pop-up cards

All kinds of stuff to make, like buildings and icons.

Robert Sabuda's suggested book list of How To Make Pop-ups

Jonathan Emmett easy How-Tos, including how to publish a children's book.

Be an Explorer and make a pop-up book!
(For additional templates to download, explore the sites of the paper engineers.)

Some of these links will take you away from Please come back soon!