Out of the Box: 25 Cardboard Engineering Projects for Makers

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Product Details

Price
$19.99  $18.39
Publisher
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Publish Date
Pages
144
Dimensions
8.6 X 10.9 X 0.6 inches | 1.82 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781465458964

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About the Author

Jemma Westing is an award-winning book designer and paper engineer based in the UK. She has developed a number of innovative interactive books and modeling kits for children. In 2013, Jemma set up a not-for-profit initiative called BrilliantBuilds, which runs free workshops to encourage children to create amazing things with recycled cardboard.

Reviews

"Once kids see some of the fun things that they can make out of recycled cardboard, they will be inspired." -- Booklist

"With equal emphasis on construction and decoration, it's a book pitched at both sides of a child's brain." -- Publishers Weekly

"[S]uch a rich mix of possible applications--from science to literature, math to art, and social studies to engineering..." -- School Library Journal

"Out of the Box is sure to become a great work motivator." -- The Teacher's Desk 6

"Any parent knows the power of a cardboard box...Jemma Westing has taken that idea, and multiplied it tenfold with Out of the Box, a book full of awesome ideas about how to bring old cardboard boxes to life." -- Brightly