Five Intersecting TetrahedraMar 20th, 2007
it took me four days, consists of 30 peices of paper and no glue. assembling it nearly turned my brain inside out.
Here's a video (which I did NOT make) of a guy making one:
never tought of that. I wasnt planning one but i expect i could knock up ten in a week :0) fun!
Leave it to a man to have such a gorgeous talent, and not think of applying it to decorating for the baby. lol.
I think you should do all sorts of items though, not just the tetrahedra. cranes are an obvious one, and I'm sure you have more you could apply (personally, for a little girl, a mobile full of flowers would be heavenly). Balsa wood is cheap, and string is even cheaper... it would be easy enough to do.
funny at one stage i was planning a mobile like that for my sister but never got round to it (
it's quite difficult to hang some of these models. This particular one is quite delicate and can't be hung from the corners or it'd fall apart... i'll have to think of ways