Picture of Project: Paper-Clone
Welcome to the chamber of paper and glue, Frankenstein Junior. Ever considered to create life not only in a virtual world but also physically, so that you can have your Alter Ego right beside you?
Create a clone and experience the joy of a buddy that is never mean and always loyal and patient, and, most important of all, resembles you if you want him to. That is what makes him unique and proves your skill undeniably.
Put him behind a window and he will bring the joy forward to anyone on the street. It is really interesting to see the point where people realize that this is not a person watching them. Put him in your bed and he will bring the joy forward to the next one who sees him (including you, if you have a weak memory).
Therefore he is highly qualified for the receiving of a Halloween party or the first contact of the Trick-or-Treat-Gatherers.

The figure was exhibited on the Paper and Pulp - Gathering a Community Exhibition in the Salt Space in New York until 10/18/2010 and on the Maker Faire.

There is a FAQ on the last page.

Start on the next page. It will take 7 days of work, so if you have a week to spare, start building him now or he will lack of shoes.
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cepperson1 year ago

This is cool.

mocale2 years ago
looooooooooooove it
Man, you did a great job! I think you will love 123D catch from Autodesk. It is freeband scans your mody automaticaly from photos.
Musicman413 years ago
If you give him metal soles in his shoes, and extend light and strong support rods upwards, it may increase stability and reduce its likelihood of falling over in the breeze.

P.S. Germans Rock!!
Jimbo Bob4 years ago
Can you make a model I can print out and assemble of Miranda Kerr? Megan Fox?
i think the type of replica you're looking for is already on the market… just not for those two people.
I said a-bang, bang, bangity bang....
Ouch.. papercuts. x(
Would you have to laminate it!!!!????
i'd love to bring my miranda kerr out to dinner and just sit her at a table and see what people think :P
mrmerino3 years ago
You could reenact Playstation-era video games with this!
It appeared again after I closed it and opened it twice!
Oops, work instead of word.
Im really mad right now! I worked an hour on my head, and out of nowwhere, all my word disipeared! Oh, really good tutorial, though. I'v built alot of papercrafts since I started in July.
hedgesci3 years ago
thank you for giving info on the software and the instructions. some people wont do what you did(i wont mention any names) cause they like the attention of people begging them on how to do it or for the instructable. but for you and many others, i really appreciate you guys(and gals)that take the time to show us.again thanks
to cool
d1ndian3 years ago
awesome work dude, soo going to make an aweasome model of something cool, all thanks to you.
tudoralexe3 years ago
Dude, this is totally amazing!
Im definitely gonna try it this summer!!
I remember seeing that big head for the music video, but i thought that ill never be able to use 3d and unfolding programs. But now i feel more confident.

wow!! you are crazy friend !! how did you make that... i cant such as that thing :)
chicopluma4 years ago
it looks like a no too old video game character
TOLL. gut gemacht. Ich bin auch mit UHU aufgewachsen :D
luvit4 years ago
i mades a clone of you. i;m so epic.
pocketspy luvit4 years ago
I know LMAOROTF, but please explain KMFUID. Is it "kicking my feet up in delight? delirium?"
Laughing My Arse Off Rolling On The Floor Kicking My Feet Until I Die. The trademark is just for fun, too.
luvit pocketspy4 years ago
i know, i know. it's amazing kmfuid.
Nice! I knew that I knew him from somewhere
saronpaz4 years ago
you should probably have a look at gwon osang who pioneered a new form of art called photographic sculpture

9ale74 years ago
can you use the molding "" software in
CNC? " i still don't have a CNC that's why i'm asking.
anyway beautiful project. ;)
Jon3164 years ago
You could do this with Ironman also rigth (author)  Jon3164 years ago
You could do that with anyone, if you have the texturing material (Wouldn't be a problem with Iron Man). I would love to build anyone popular, but I fear copyright problems, especially when I want to sell it. I already had a lot of copyright trouble because of my Youtube-account, 2.000.000 people saw my videos which had a soundtrack that belonged to Viacom and 20th Century Fox...
jabronie254 years ago
Truly amazing
lancmaltby4 years ago
just amazing (author) 4 years ago
I need your advise.
At the moment, the figure is stuck in New York because of the paper exhibition, but sending it back would cost around 500$. So I have the option to sell it there, but as you can imagine, I don't dare giving a price offer, so I need a few opinions.

(removed by author or community request) (author)  DELETED_Nagolias4 years ago
Thanks, but the question is, how much money can I ask for it..
Instead of a price offer, let the customer choose, then think of how much it is worth to you. Or if its an exhibition, ask the owners of the place, to auction it off to interested viewers.
ylpihs4 years ago
This will probably take me a year to build as I'm not very good at this stuff. Thanks for sharing the tips. Will definite try one day
zombiefire4 years ago
can't find the add edge tool
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