Master the art of paper folding with this new tutorial book

Complete Pleats

Paul Jackson taught folding techniques all over the UK

With a career spanning more than 30 years, and with 36 paper art (opens in new tab) books to his name, Paul Jackson has earnt his place as an origami authority.

In his latest book, Complete Pleats (opens in new tab), Jackson reveals his comprehensive knowledge of pleating techniques and explores how pleats are used in fashion, architecture and product design. Inside the book you'll find mind-bending paper art creations made from impressive pleats, along with step-by-step instructions and a how-to DVD which shows you how to recreate these amazing designs for yourself.

Having worked with Tetra Pak, Nike and Disney, Jackson has built up his reputation as a master in his field. See some of his awesome pleated paper creations below.

Complete Pleats

Complete Pleats is Paul Jackson's 36th book

Complete Pleats

Step-by-step instructions walk readers through the pleats

Complete Pleats

Complete Pleats is the most comprehensive book about pleating techniques

Complete Pleats

Paul used his folding skills to create Harry Potter props

Complete Pleats

The book covers pleats in fashion, architecture and product design

Complete Pleats

Origami has come a long way since Paul's career started

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Dom Carter is a freelance writer who specialises in art and design. Formerly a staff writer for Creative Bloq, his work has also appeared on Creative Boom and in the pages of ImagineFX, Computer Arts, 3D World, and .net. He has been a D&AD New Blood judge, and has a particular interest in picture books.