Serendipity played a big role in the design of Bonnie Siegler’s MOO MiniCards for her design firm, Eight And A Half. She explains, “There happens to be an amazing movie, made in 1963 (the year i was born), with the same name. There were many, many posters designed promoting this movie in every language, and we have several of them hanging in our office. I decided to use them as the backs of the cards, because one was more beautiful than the next—and let’s face it, they were already designed.” … read the rest of the article here.
We are going deep into the strange and wonderful world of paper geeks today, readers. But the deeper you go, the better it gets. It takes one to know one. Owen Gildersleeve is a designer, papercraft illustrator, and set maker in London. He recently authored and designed Paper Cut, An Exploration into the Contemporary World of Papercraft Art and Illustration for Rockport Publishers. I had the pleasure of working with him on this beautiful book. When I first approached him to write the book, he was very reluctant and declined. However, about week later, he contacted me and decided to do it. …. read the rest of the article here.