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This is about a person who gets an idea and goes on journey; About the time that was spending with friends before flying away across the ocean and after; An empty room that welcomes her and how she turns a carpet into a bad, and latter finding a bunk-bed roommate for splitting the rent. Missing Belgrade, loving New York

After midterm deadline, I had time for coloring which was ‘so-much-fun’ especially the spread with cylinder:

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Also, strengthened cylinder spread by adding another layer:

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Finished, not colored version:

The hardest part was making Gmail chat pop-up windows. Well known mechanism, nothing not to go smoothly, but somehow it took most of the time. I guess because there were so many of them, or maybe just the fact that I was thinking it will be smooth and fast. Oh well,


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This spread was fun and smooth, though : )

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The bunk-bed spread, emerged at incredible time, when the actual bed was in school serving for another, roommate’s project:

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Thanks to event like this, I invented the mechanism: c02c01

 

One with diminutive kinetic sculpture behind:

 

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And covers, fast laser cut and tape:

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Exploring mechanisms on 507movements.com , testing and making few of them, I’ve found beautiful use for one; To include it in a pop-up book.

The complete process of making mechanisms in pdf is here:  whole_proces_kinetic sculputres

Much shorter, it started with movement 94:

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Laser cut and assemble parts :

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Then adding gears and placing it on paper:

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adding book characters and testing again:

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Voila kinetic diminutive sculpture in pop-up book:

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Had a lot of fun working late nights with spare spirals : )