Little Japanese Flip Books Use Negative Space To Reveal Their Secret Stories

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Many of us have probably experimented with little flip books when we were kids, drawing simple cartoons on the corner of a notebook. This magical series of magical flip books published by Mou Hitotsu no Kenkyujo tells magical stories as you flip through its pages with your thumb. But they’re not like any old flipbook – they use cut-outs to reveal images in the negative spaces left behind.

Japanese Flip Books 1

Japanese Flip Books 2

Japanese Flip Books 3