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Superhero Paper Dolls

These X-Men Papercraft Dolls are Cute Collector's Items for Serious Fans

— February 8, 2014 — Pop Culture
Artist Gus Santome has created a set of X-Men papercraft dolls based on the comic book Battle of the Atom.

The current set includes the original X-Men team (Cyclops, Archangel, Jean Grey, etc.) as well as the new Xavier School team. Fan favorites like Wolverine, Kitty Pryde, Storm and Beast will also be available and a large Sentinel papercraft doll is in the works as well. These collectible miniature figures are fashioned out of folded and glued paper.

These X-Men papercraft dolls are cute, smiling block figures that make great additions to any comic fan’s collection. You can get your favorites and put the whole team together and stage fights with Magneto and the Sentinels. Santome’s papercraft figures are fun, mini renditions of some of pop culture’s best known and most loved comic book heroes.
Trend Themes
1. Papercraft Collectibles - Creating miniature figures out of folded and glued paper opens up possibilities for unique and customizable collectible items.
2. Comic Book Memorabilia - The demand for unique and limited edition comic book memorabilia allows for the creation of specialized merchandise like X-Men papercraft dolls.
3. Fan-made Creations - Artists like Gus Santome are capitalizing on the popularity of franchises by creating fan-made creations like X-Men papercraft dolls.
Industry Implications
1. Collectibles - The collectibles industry can take advantage of the trend for papercraft dolls by offering limited edition sets for popular franchises.
2. Comic Books - Comic book publishers can partner with artists to create unique papercraft dolls as a way to expand their merchandise offerings.
3. Art and Craft Supplies - Companies in the art and craft supplies industry can market specialized papers and adhesives specifically for creating papercraft dolls.
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