Saturday, July 20, 2024

Paper Models

Creepy Crypts - October 2017

Set of three crypts designed by Ray Keim from Haunted Dimensions. These would be great little Halloween decorations for a desk top or side table.

Skoolhouse - October 2017

Neat little model for Halloween. I horked the pattern from the haunted Dimensions website and threw it together in an hour or so. 

American Eagle - September 2016

Paper model of an American Eagle. The original pattern for the bird was recolored to add the stars and stripes. The model was completed in September 2016.

Iron Man - September 2014

Iron Man is a superhero based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. For you movie nerds, this model is a representation of the Mark XLII Iron Man suit.

Deatheaters - February 2012

Deatheater masks from the Harry Potter movies.

St. Peter's Basilica - March 2011

The Papal Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican, or simply St. Peter's Basilica, is an Italian Renaissance church in Vatican City, the papal enclave within the city of Rome. St. Peter's is the most renowned work of Renaissance architectureand one of the largest churches in the world.While it is neither the mother church of the Catholic Church nor the cathedral of the Diocese of Rome, St. Peter's is regarded as one of the holiest Catholic shrines. It has been described as "holding a unique position in the Christian world" and as "the greatest of all churches of Christendom".

Notre Dame Catherdral - February 2010

Notre-Dame de Paris, also known as Notre-Dame Cathedral or simply Notre-Dame, is a medieval Catholic cathedral on the Île de la Cité in the fourth arrondissement of Paris, France. The cathedral is widely considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture, and is among the largest and most well-known church buildings in the world.

St. Basil's Cathedral - February 2010

The Cathedral of Vasily the Blessed, commonly known as Saint Basil's Cathedral, is a church in the Red Square in Moscow, Russia. The building, now a museum, is officially known as the Cathedral of the Intercession of the Most Holy Theotokos on the Moat.

Chateau Fort - October 2010

A Chateau Fort (or castle) is a type of fortified structure built in Europe and the Middle East during the Middle Ages by European nobility.

Hubble Telescope - November 2010

The Hubble Space Telescope is a space telescope that was launched into low Earth orbit in 1990 and remains in operation. Although not the first space telescope, Hubble is one of the largest and most versatile, and is well known as both a vital research tool and a public relations boon for astronomy.

The Parthenon - November 2010

The Parthenon is a former temple on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron.

Florence Cathedral - February 2009

The Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore is the main church of Florence, Italy. Il Duomo di Firenze, as it is ordinarily called, was started in 1296 in the Gothic style and completed structurally in 1436.

Big Ben - March 2009

Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London and is usually extended to refer to both the clock and the clock tower as well. The tower is officially known as Elizabeth Tower, renamed to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II in 2012; previously, it was known simply as the Clock Tower.

Christchurch Cathedral - September 2009

ChristChurch Cathedral, a deconsecrated Anglican cathedral in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, was built between 1864 and 1904 in the centre of the city, surrounded by Cathedral Square. It became the cathedral seat of the Bishop of Christchurch in the New Zealand tikanga of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.

Paper Toys

Little paper toys that I like.......