Get smart curated videos delivered to your inbox every week.      
The Kid Should See This

Most Satisfying Video of Pop-Up Cards designed by Peter Dahmen

Germany-based paper engineer Peter Dahmen designs and builds intricate paper structures and pop-up cards. Titled Most Satisfying Video of Pop-Up Cards, the video above showcases how Dahmen’s personal and commercial work unfolds. It’s all set to The Blue Danube by Johann Strauss II.

The video includes a few creations that have free templates and tutorials available on his site for personal use, including his 3D-Paper-Structure Tutorialpdf template:

Amazing Pop Up Card Tutorialpdf template:

Last Minute Christmas Pop Up Card Tutorialpdf template:

And his three part peony pop up card, all available on his site.

Previously: The Magic Moment – Work by paper engineer Peter Dahmen.

Plus: Tauba Auerbach’s massive pop-up book paper sculptures, A pop-up Himeji Castle made with LEGO, and This Book is a Planetarium.

This Webby award-winning video collection exists to help teachers, librarians, and families spark kid wonder and curiosity. TKSST features smarter, more meaningful content than what's usually served up by YouTube's algorithms, and amplifies the creators who make that content.

Curated, kid-friendly, independently-published. Support this mission by becoming a sustaining member today.

🌈 Watch these videos next...

Tiny engines made with paper

Rion Nakaya

Origami artist Sipho Mabona talks about his career in paper folding

Rion Nakaya

Chris K. Palmer’s Flower Tower origami

Rion Nakaya

This Book is a Planetarium by Kelli Anderson

Rion Nakaya

Easy paper card pop-up tutorials for kids – Antje von Stemm

Rion Nakaya

Engineering the Perfect Pop

Rion Nakaya

Crafting a highly-detailed paper Boeing 777 jet airplane

Rion Nakaya

A LEGO pop-up Himeji Castle

Rion Nakaya

Artist Li Hongbo’s incredible paper sculptures

Rion Nakaya