Matthew Reinhart
Children's Book Author, Illustrator & Paper Engineer, MC Reinhart Inc Pop-up Book Design Studio
Biography
Matthew Reinhart is a world-renowned children's book author, illustrator, and paper engineer, best known for designing the impossible in his acclaimed pop-up books. He created the New York Times best-selling Star Wars: A Pop-Up Guide to the Galaxy, Cinderella: A Pop-Up Fairy Tale, DC Super Heroes: The Ultimate Pop-Up Book, and Mommy? with the legendary Maurice Sendak. His series of nonfiction titles—the Encyclopedia Prehistorica trilogy and the Encyclopedia Mythologica trilogy—have been translated into several languages and are enjoyed by readers all over the world.
Matthew Reinhart
Children's Book Author, Illustrator & Paper Engineer, MC Reinhart Inc Pop-up Book Design Studio
Sculpting Stories From Paper

Cut, fold, and repeat! Learn the basics of paper engineering and create your own story in dimensional, moving paper pop-ups. Get a peek inside the magical (and technical) world of pop-up books.

In this workshop, you'll get a brief introduction to Matthew Reinhart's career journey and an inside look at how a pop-up book is created, from initial concept to mass production. From there, you'll learn the basics of paper engineering so that you too can make your own stories come to life in dimensional moving paper sculptures.