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September 13, 2014

Robby the Robot Papertoy

Robby the Robot is one of most recognizable robots in the history of science fiction movies. Robby first appeared in the the 1956 film, Forbidden Planet. This papertoy likeness of Robby is a free promotional item offered by So/Cult, a company that specializes in "Storytelling & Brand Culture". The PDF template for the toy may be downloaded here.

September 9, 2014

Star Wars Papercraft: Versafunction88 Datapad

I am happy to be able to release another model in my collection of Star Wars papercraft!  This paper model is a 1:1 scale Versafunction88 datapad. The Versafunction88 has made appearances in numerous Star Wars properties, everything from the Episode 1 movie to the Tiny Death Star video game. This papercraft is based on a 3D model from the Jedi Academy video game.The download (located here) includes a locked Pepakura PDO file for reference, along with lined and unlined PDF templates in both A4 and Letter sizes.

Previous Star Wars papercraft by Tektonten:
Comlink
Clone Wars Holocron
Electrobinoculars
Training Remote

September 8, 2014

Star Dodecahedron Origami

A dodecahedron is a geometric solid with twelve pentagonal sides. This modular origami piece designed by Francesco Mancini "carves" away the faces and interior of the solid to give the look of star shapes on every side. An excellent instructional video may be found here. Build photo by Evan Zodl.

September 3, 2014

Papercraft Adventure Time Characters

Illustrator Emily McLain has an ongoing personal project creating paper models of Adventure Time characters. Lucky for us, Emily decided to share her creations! So far, her collection includes Finn, Jake, Lumpy Space Princess, BMO, and my favorite of the group, Marceline the Vampire Queen. Emily says one of her goals when she designs papercraft is to make the models easy to build. Yes! The PDF templates for the papercraft characters may be downloaded here.

August 27, 2014

Poseable Robot Parrot Papercraft

James at Netroid Universe has added another to his growing collection of glue-less robotic papercraft: the robot parrot Mach-Kaw! Mach-Kaw's introduction says, "Man the aerial battle stations!!! The first zygodactyl Netroid has blasted through the radar!!!" The double sided PDF template for Mach-Kaw may be downloaded here.

August 23, 2014

Vintage Snow White Paper Dolls

Disney's Snow White was released in 1937, however merchandise related to the movie continued to be released in the years following. These paper dolls were published by the Whitman Company in the mid-1960's. The set includes Snow White, the Prince, the Evil Queen, and all seven of the dwarfs. A scan of the dolls and their clothes may be viewed at Bonecas de Papel.

August 18, 2014

Doctor Who Sontaran Rifle Papercraft

In the Doctor Who universe, Sontarans are a militaristic alien race from the planet Sontar. As Sontarans have only three stubby fingers on each hand, their guns are designed with large holes to accommodate grasping the weapons.  This papercraft Sontaran laser rifle is based on a model from the Doctor Who: The Adventure Games video game. The Pepakura PDO template for the rifle was created by Movieman and may be downloaded here.