Folding Techniques for Designers

From Sheet to Form



ISBN: 9781856697217 Category:

Paul Jackson


Many designers use folding techniques in their work to make three-dimensional forms from two-dimensional sheets of fabric, cardboard, plastic, metal and many other materials.

This unique book explains the key techniques of folding, such as pleated surfaces, curved folding and crumpling. It has applications for architects, product designers, and jewellery and fashion designers

An elegant, practical handbook, Folding for Designers explains over 70 techniques explained with clear step-by-step drawings, crease pattern drawings, and specially commissioned photography.

All crease pattern drawings are available to view and download from our website.

Additional information

Weight 722 g
Dimensions 22 x 22.1 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 1 March 2011
Number of pages 224
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 22 x 22.1 cm
Weight 722 g
Paul Jackson is the author of over 30 books on paper arts and crafts. He has taught the techniques of folding on more than 150 university level design courses in the UK, Germany, Belgium, the US, Canada and Israel and been a 'folding consultant' for companies such as Nike and Siemens.