How many of you have considered what you can create with paper? The list could go on indefinitely. There’s nothing you can’t create with paper. This time, why not try something quite different? That’s right, you read it accurately. Why not be creative and try something altogether new? You can learn how to make a shoe using papercraft at home by following these directions.
Crafting a paper shoe is effortless if you have all of the necessary components. To make your customized paper shoe at home, you’ll need the following materials:
- Colored sheets
- Decoration material
When you’ve collected your materials, let’s start making a paper shoe. Making a paper shoe is an easy task if you follow the directions carefully:
Step 1: Firstly, take a square colored sheet and fold it diagonally. Then, take the edges of the paper and press them to the center edge of the sheet, as shown in the figure.
Fold the sheet
Step 2: Next, follow the steps given in the image. Make sure to press the corners to have trace lines.
Fold it again
Step 3: Then, fold the top edge and do as shown in the image.
Fold the top side
Step 4: Turn the piece back side front and fold the edges so that the corners meet at the center. Then, open it up and follow the direction shown in the image.
Turn it around
Step 5: Reverse the piece again and fold the down end to the line as shown in the image.
Tuck inside the end
Step 6: Fold the whole down end inside. As shown in the figure, turn it again and cross the two hands one over another. Tuck them inside to secure them.
Step 7: Take another same colored sheet and fold it diagonally from both ends. Take both ends and fold them up to the center.
Take another sheet
Step 8: Follow the steps as shown in the image and then tuck it inside the previously prepared piece.
Tuck it inside
Step 9: Repeat the process to make another shoe and decorate it your way. Your papercraft shoe is all ready to shine.
- Make nice creases: You should make smooth creases to make your art piece look beautiful and the same.
You’ve finally found out how to create such an incredible work of art. Learning alone, however, is useless. You’re allowed to play around with it as much as you want. And it is now up to you to come up with new ideas. After implementing these basic steps, you’ll know how to make a shoe using papercraft. So seize the opportunity and wait to see what occurs.
Saquib Siddiqui is a Mechanical Engineer and a content creator. He has special interest in science experiments and teaches the same to school and college students. He is also a technical lead at RUDE LABS PVT. LTD.