Paper is processed from nature which is still used today. Although there are technologies that can help reduce the use of paper in everyday life, as something that has been used since time immemorial, the paper is still often used as a base material. There are some cool things that can be made from paper. School projects usually suggest paper as a base for a craft that will later be useful as a medium for learning a lesson such as making paper buildings.
Everyone needs a goal when making something. So that it can be made with proper preparation. The purpose of making paper building there are various kinds. If you are an architect, the paper building is made with the aim to present the building design that you will make. If you are a student, the paper building is created with the aim of educating by combining craft with lessons being learned in class. Aiming to fill spare time can also be done by making paper buildings. There are many variations of the purpose of making paper buildings, you just need to find it.
After having a purpose, of course, you have to know how to make it. Paper buildings don't really need a lot of material to make them. What you need to make paper buildings is paper, scissors, and pattern drawings. If you already have a pattern image, it will be easier for you to know the paper requirements you will use. Scissors will be used to cut the pattern image that is on paper. After that, you only need to combine each side using glue.
There are various types of paper that can be used to make a craft. Not all crafts use the same type of paper. The type of paper can have an effect when it needs to be drawn with a pencil, to cut, or folded. Making a paper building requires all three methods. So the ideal paper for making it is A4. A4 paper is usually used on standard printers. But if you want to use other types such as paperboard, it will take a longer time to cut or fold it. The advantage of paperboard for the paper buildings that you make, it will look like sturdy buildings because the material from paperboard is quite thick.