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Ray Heads Back To China

Posted by Ray Marshall on October 4, 2014 in Making Pop-ups, Pop-Up Book Events, Pop-Ups |

I will be heading back to China soon for another opportunity to demonstrate my work, read stories, and make pop-ups with the kids!   This time I’ll be going to a city in the north west called Yinchuan.  We always get such a warm welcome and great hospitality that it’s worth all that travel time! It’s […]

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Paper Blossoms wins Meggendorfer Award!

Posted by Ray Marshall on September 30, 2012 in Events, Paper Blossoms, Paper Engineering, Pop-Up Books, Pop-Ups |

I was very honored, and completely surprised (!) to hear last night that Paper Blossoms was awarded the Meggendorfer Award for best pop-up book of the past two year by The Moveable Book Society.  To be recognized by people passionately close to pop-up books and novelty books means a lot to me.  There are a […]

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Ray Designs Pop-Up “TOA” for Benefit Cosmetics

Posted by Ray Marshall on July 18, 2012 in Events, Making Pop-ups, Pop-Ups |

I didn’t know what a “TOA” was either until I was asked to design one for the Benefit Cosmetics company. I designed and produced 800 “Token of Appreciations” for Benefit’s “Glamouriety” evening recently held at Bimbo’s 365 club in San Francisco.  This extremely glamourous event was held for Benefit’s global counter managers to launch a […]

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Thank You!

Posted by Ray Marshall on December 26, 2011 in Making Pop-ups, Paper Blossoms, Pop-Up Books |

I just want to say a big THANK YOU! to everyone who bought a copy of Paper Blossoms this Holiday Season!  I would also like to thank all the people that have taken the time to write to me saying how much they or their recipients like the book.  Some of the letters have been […]

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It’s almost Christmas Eve. Fortunately I have my Gift Boxes ready to go!

Posted by Ray Marshall on December 11, 2011 in Make Your Own Pop-Ups, Making Pop-ups, Pop-Ups |

The Holidays are always such a rush, but I managed to get my Gift Boxes ready to send just in time! If you’re looking for a last minute, fun card to send, try your hand at making this one. Decorate it with your own creative patterns, pictures, or color schemes, and then cut-out and assemble. […]

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Send Pictures!

Posted by Ray Marshall on October 19, 2011 in Make Your Own Pop-Ups, Making Pop-ups |

If you’ve downloaded any of my pop-ups from the “Things To Make” section and decorated them I’d love to see them.  Maybe we could post a few here?

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Fiery Dragon Makers

Posted by Ray Marshall on May 26, 2011 in Make Your Own Pop-Ups, Making Pop-ups |

I received some great pictures from the Pinole Artisans where I spoke a couple of weeks back.  They had their students download my Fiery Dragon Pop-Up and make an art project out it.  After reading the Castaway Pirates they studied and discussed the mechanics and the art.  Then, after downloading the templates they all traced […]

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New Pop-Up Added In “Things To Make”

Posted by Ray Marshall on May 22, 2011 in Make Your Own Pop-Ups, Making Pop-ups |

I finally added a new pop-up to download in the “Things To Make” section!  Make the Flying Man pop-up. It’s fun and very easy to make.  Kids will love it because it has a lot movement plus you could change the Flying Man into anything you can dream up that might fly!  Click here to […]

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What New “Things To Make” Should I Add?

Posted by Ray Marshall on May 10, 2011 in Make Your Own Pop-Ups, Pop-Ups |

I know I need to add some more pop-ups in my “Things To Make” downloads section.  So I thought I’d ask what sort of things you would like to me add.  Feel free to send me some suggestions and I’ll see what I can do.  It might take a while in between book work, but […]

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The Story Behind Paper Blossoms

Posted by Ray Marshall on April 26, 2011 in Making Pop-ups, Paper Blossoms, Paper Engineering, Pop-Up Books |

A lot of people have asked what is involved in creating a pop-up book, or more specifically, how did Paper Blossoms come about? I wondered how best to answer that and then I remembered that I’d written such an article a while back but had never posted it!  So for those folks with time on […]

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