Introduction: A Life Size Paper Cave

How to create an easy and quick life size cave in the room. This is a lot easier to create an experience and make something big. 

Materials: 48″*10 yards regular brown wrapping paper, scissors, brown tapes, Epson HD projector, mini DV camcorder (or any digital camcorder or camera with good video function) and tripod

Following will be some projections of some of my drawings in Dunhuang Mogao Caves in China to create this experience.

My project website: to preserve Mogao Caves and World Cultural Heritage.

http://a.parsons.edu/~wanl067/thesis/index.html

Step 1:

Unroll the wrapping paper

Step 2:

Use the paper to measure the area that is going to be covered and cut it out with scissors

Step 3:

Fold the paper

Step 4:

Crease the paper as hard as possible

Step 5:

Unfold the paper

Step 6:

Use brown tapes for the top part of the paper

Step 7:

Tape it on the ceiling

Step 8:

Take the same steps above to make the papers and cover the rest of the area: wall, ceiling and floor.

Step 9:

Here is the cave

Step 10:

projections of some of my drawings in Dunhuang Mogao Caves in China.

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l8nite made it!(author)2010-12-31

thats a great look, could be cool for halloween

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bekathwia made it!(author)2010-12-07

Show us the projection inside the cave!

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Badger_Man made it!(author)2010-12-06

18'th century dexter kill room?

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scoochmaroo made it!(author)2010-12-04

I like this. I want a paper cave.

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