Who is Robert Sabuda and what does he do?

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What was Robert’s first published pop-up book?

The Christmas Alphabet
A few years later, in 1994, he published his first pop-up book, “The Christmas Alphabet.” Since then, he’s led innovations in the field, pushing the boundaries of scale, adding little books within books with smaller pop-ups, and creating all-white pop-ups—a rarity in the color-saturated world of children’s books. Mr.

How many pop-up books did Robert Sabuda make?

Since 1994 Robert Sabuda has taken three-dimensional pop-up books to new heights. Elaborate dinosaurs leap off the page. Colorful Christmas trees rise up and blink.

What techniques does Robert Sabuda use?

Wide recognition only came his way after he started designing pop-up books for children in 1994. Sabuda has experimented with modes of illustration in a conventionally conservative genre, using techniques including: faux stained glass (Arthur and the Sword) batik (Blizzard’s Robe)

Who has Robert Sabuda worked with?

With his partner Matthew Reinhart, Sabuda has worked on two books exploring prehistoric animals: Encyclopedai Prehistorica: Dinosaurs and Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Sharks and Other Sea Monsters.

What books has Robert Sabuda?

Pop-up books

  • Sabuda, Robert (1994). The Mummy’s Tomb: A Pop-Up Book.
  • Sabuda, Robert (1994). The Knight’s Castle: A Pop-Up Book.
  • Beach, Thomas (pseudonym) (1994).
  • Sabuda, Robert (1995).
  • Sabuda, Robert (1995).
  • Sabuda, Robert (1995).
  • Williams, Nancy; Sabuda, Robert (1995).
  • Sabuda, Robert (1996).

How do you make a pop-up book?


  1. Choose an interesting topic. The subject of your pop-up book should be kid-friendly if you plan on giving the book to a child.
  2. Keep things simple. Limit the number of pop-out elements you use to prevent your pages from looking cluttered or becoming too weak to stand.
  3. Plan the story out. Create a storyboard.

How much does it cost to publish a pop up book?

The cost of publishing a book varies greatly but self-published authors can expect to spend anywhere from $100-$2500 to publish a book based on additional book production costs like editing, cover design, formatting, and more, which we cover.

How do you make a simple pop up?

How to make a pop up card: Directions

  1. Fold a piece of card in half.
  2. Make two parallel cuts that are around one-inch (2.5cm) long through the folded side of the paper.
  3. Open the card and fold the tabs inwards towards you.
  4. Fold your second piece of card in half.

How do you make a pop-up book step by step?