This chapter is the core of the book and is an essential read for any serious student of one-piece pop-ups. You are strongly advised to work through it slowly, making as many of the examples as you can. If you do, you will begin Chapter 3 with a thorough understanding of what makes a pop-up work, the many possible crease pattern variations for any single cut and how any of the examples can be rotated or flipped for display. Without this understanding of the fundamentals, it may be difficult to design your own pop-ups or to create variations on designs from the book. One tip is, as you make the examples, to write on each what is distinctive about ...

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