When Max was about 5 years old his mother gave him his first origami book. The geometry and precision of the folds has fascinated and intrigued him ever since.
The primary folding pattern that he uses for the dollar bills which he’s then complicated and developed was designed by Jeremy Shafer. Each piece is folded by hand and can take from 30 minutes up to several weeks to fold.
The tiny cranes are all folded by hand using no tools or magnification.