Until I met g0rb on CMoN, I had never heard of papermodeling. Chris Venter, as he is known outside the hobby community, is a regular visitor to the Work In Progress forum on Cool Mini, where he astounds us with his amazing vehicles built from cut paper and other found materials. I have been very impressed by his attention to detail, creativity, and commitment to improvement. Chris is definitely an artist to watch as he continues to evolve and develop as a modeller and sculptor. I asked him to share some reflections on his papermodelling. As you’ll see, his approach to papercraft bears on other aspects of the miniature hobby, and on the creative process itself.
Papercuts – or, How I Get from Cereal Box to War Machine
Over the last year or so I’ve fallen in love with scratchbuilding models. My weapon of choice is paper.
Land Raider, 2018 Continue reading “Papermodeling Principles”