Paper Engineering

Kinetic Paper horse
Not sure what to write about this post – its kinetic origami engineering pop-up packaging design work mostly done with paper; all pretty darn amazing.

Battery and Solar Powered Kinetic Horse by James G Watt.

Faltjahr 2010

Design by Johann Volkmer
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Penny Shooter Business Card

A card the size of a standard business card in which you can load 10 US pennies and fire them off in rapid succession.
For more info and links to the design files if you want to build your own visit

Motorola / D&G V3i Box
Motorola came out with this a box a few years ago – so incredible enjoyable to open. These are the best image and vid I can find. If you know the designer – please let me know. Seems to me they made a gum package that used the same opening mechanism.

D&G V3i Box

Le Creative Sweatshop
Le Creative Sweatshop is committed to originality and quality, hand-crafted work constitutes the identity of Le Creative Sweatshop. Most pieces are handmade which gives them a humble, precious and fragile stature.

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Paper Engineering for Promotional Marketing Products – Starburst

Inspired by Hamburg

Poster design by Phong Phan
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Some links you might be interested in:

100 Extraordinary Examples of Paper Art – Web Designer Depot
15 of the World’s Most Creative Papercraft Artists – Web Urbanist
History of Paper – Wikipedia
Amazing Paper Art By Jeff Nishinaka – Inspired Mag