The Magic of Origami Alice Gray 1985 Reviews the classical traditions and modern innovations of the Japanese art of paper folding and provides instructions for scores of attractive creations
Origami Greeting Cards 2012-12-18 Fold fun and colorful origami greeting cards with this easy origami book! Origami Greeting Cards bring the traditional beauty of Japanese paper folding to contemporary greeting cards. Regardless of your age or folding ability, creating fanciful or elegant cards if simple and fun. Step-by-step easy-to-follow instructions show you how to fold over 40 origami object, from flowers and trees to clouds and castles. These can be arranged in a variety of pleasing designs to create personalized cards appropriate for any season of occasion. Origami designs include: Wildflower Star Heart Snowflake Thundercloud Rocket And many more…
Tree Of Cranes Allen Say 2009-11-16 As a young Japanese boy recovers from a bad chill, his mother busily folds origami paper into delicate silver cranes in preparation for the boy's very first Christmas.
Origami Holiday Decorations Florence Temko 2012-10-16 Make festive origami holiday decorations with this easy origami book. Beautify your home or classroom for the holidays with unique and elegant origami paper craft ornaments by world renowned origami artist, Florence Temko. Origami Holiday Decorations, is the festive origami design book with 25 fun-to-do 3D paper model projects that includes step-by-step instructions and color diagrams Origami is the ideal craft for anyone who likes to create with their hands. The paper craft projects in this book can help you express your creativity by folding wonderful decorations out of single sheets of paper. Origami Holiday Decorations features designs for origami decorations that range from traditional to unique, simple to complex. Each model is explained with easy-to-follow diagrams and illustrated with a photograph of the finished project. A section on paper folding techniques makes it easy to get started, with special tips on how to adapt your origami projects to different sizes and papers. This easy origami book is sure to provide hours of entertainment for both children and adults. This origami book contains: 61 page, full-color book 25 original origami projects Step-by-step instructions Color diagrams and pictures Paper folding guide and tips The models from Origami Holiday Decorations will please discriminating tastes and are simple enough for paper folders with any level of skill, including kids! Origami projects include: Holiday Calendar Santa Claus Jewish Star Festive Napkin Kinara Candle Holder Gift Envelope And many more!
All Things Paper Ann Martin 2013-05-21 Make decorative, simple do-it-yourself projects with this friendly guide to paper crafting. You and your family will love to spend hours making beautiful paper art, jewelry, and decorations with All Things Paper. This easy paper crafts book comes with simple-to-follow instructions and detailed photos that show you how to create colorful and impressive art objects to display at home—many of which have practical uses. It is a great book for experienced paper craft hobbyists looking for new ideas or for new folders who want to learn paper crafts from experts. Projects in this papercrafting book include: Candle Luminaries Citrus Slice Coasters Mysterious Stationery Box Everyday Tote Bag Silver Orb Pendant Fine Paper Yarn Necklace Wedding Cake Card Perfect Journey Journal And many more… All the projects in this book are designed by noted paper crafters like Benjamin John Coleman, Patricia Zapata, and Richela Fabian Morgan. They have all been creating amazing objects with paper for many years. Whether you're a beginner or have been paper crafting for many years, you're bound to find something you'll love in All Things Paper. Soon you will be on your way to creating your own designs and paper art.
Creative Origami and Beyond Jenny Chan 2016-11-07 Packed with prompts, tips, exercises, and engaging step-by-step projects, Creative Origami & Beyond takes readers through a dynamic exploration of the traditional art form. A centuries-old art form, origami has taken on new depth in today's art world, influencing trends in fashion, interior design, exhibition art, and more. Creative Origami & Beyond takes this traditional art form to new levels, guiding readers through a dynamic exploration of numerous ways to fold paper. This inspiring, interactive project book demonstrates both traditional and contemporary origami methods - from working with unique materials and creating custom origami papers to crafting amazing works of art. A general introduction to origami and an overview of basic folding techniques sets the foundation for the book, which is divided into six engaging sections, including modular origami, giant origami, tiny origami, wet origami, and more. Each chapter, taught by an expert origami artist, features clever exercises and prompts to inspire and spark creativity, while step-by-step origami projects for creating wall art, jewelry, decorative objects, and more, help turn origami novices to pros. Includes eight pages of patterned origami paper to help get you started.
Origami Treasure Chest Keiji Kitamura 1991 Origami Treasure Chest is a Japan Publications publication.
Easy Christmas Origami John Montroll 2012-03-08 This how-to-guide--complete with clearly illustrated folding diagrams and simple directions--makes it easy to add a personal touch to your holidays with handmade ornaments and other decorations. In no time at all you'll be trimming a Christmas tree with bright origami stars, candy canes, and other traditional ornaments, and decorating rooms with paper stockings, colorful Santas, and little gift boxes. Ideal for children but equally appropriate for beginning paperfolders of all ages, this excellent introduction to origami takes you step-by-step through twenty-eight festive projects.
Christmas Origami Instructions christize 2020-11-29 IN Christmas Origami Instructions, your kids are going to learn how to magically transform a piece of paper into cute animal figures in no time at all! Each project in Easy Christmas Origami also features a QR code for quick access to a video tutorial of a young origamist folding the same piece.The Christmas Origami Instructions include Christmas Tree, Santa Claus, Reindeer, Stars, Snowflakes, and others. Diagrams illustrate every step of the folding process, and full-color pictures depict the completed models. Special kids bonuses are Letter to Santa and Christmas Finger Puppets.This easy origami kit contains:A full-colored 100-page bookletClear step-by-step instructionsEasy-to-follow diagramsPaper folding basics and tips60 fun origami projects100 sheets of authentic origami folding paperA variety of different colors and patternsSeveral foil folding sheets
Christmas Origami Belinda Webster 2016-11-15 Discover how to turn a simple square of paper into something festive with this step-by-step guide to making magical Christmas origami models. Perfect for little elves aged 6 and above.
Christmas Origami Candi Cortright 2021-07-07 With this handy how-to book, you can combine all the fun of paper folding with the satisfaction of creating your own Christmas decorations. Perfect for home or classroom use and appropriate for paper folders of all ages and abilities, this easy-to-follow guide offers an entertaining way to welcome in the Christmas holidays. In this book, every kid will love transforming a piece of paper into Santa, Christmas tree, deer, stars, etc. Pictures and instructions, step-by-step full-color photos to guide readers into the basics of folding.
Origami for Halloween Stéphane Gigandet 2017-10-20 Learn how to fold 10 original origami models including: - cute ghosts with a lot of personality but only a few easy folds, - an easy diamond eyes bat, - a skull that you can color and decorate like a Mexican Calavera, - Mr. and Mrs. Ghost, - a pumpkin box to store your candy, - and even a cool talking pumpkin and a spider web in 3D! All models come with full-color diagrams and instructions, and videos are available if you need help. Giving life to paper with just a few folds and your own interpretation The models in this book are easy to fold but have a lot of character, and they give a lot of room for interpretation: - You can personalize many of the models and choose the size of eyes, teeth, arms and wings. - Most of the models do not require very precise folds. Small or big imperfections will make your model unique and give it personality! - Please experiment! Most of the models are quick to fold, so you can make them multiple times, and you can add or change a few folds to give your model a new touch. Folders of all levels - including kids and beginners - will thus be able to find pleasure from folding and interpreting the models in this book!
Christmas Origami John Montroll 2006 Simple directions and clearly detailed diagrams for making more than 42 projects, from easy to complex. Includes origami candles, stockings, bells, stars, and other traditional tree ornaments; a paper train; a Nativity scene with Mary, the Wise Men, and Baby Jesus, and a winter wonderland with Santa, a sleigh, and reindeer.
Kawaii Origami Chrissy Pushkin 2019-04-02 Kawaii Origami book and paper pack has everything you need to make your very own Kawaii origami creations—from an origami ice cream cone to an origami cactus! Jump right in and start folding your way to cute with 50 sheets of adorable origami paper and 25 Kawaii-style origami projects with step-by-step instructions from the creator of the popular website Paper Kawaii, Chrissy Pushkin. After a tutorial on basic folds, use the included origami paper to create these adorable, easy-to-follow projects: Masu Box, Lucky Stars, Kawaii Envelopes, Water Balloon, Tea Bag, Tea Bag Envelopes, Love Knots, Dustpan & Scoop, Rectangular Masu Box, Cute Purse, Woven Bracelet, Woven Bookmark, Cat & Dog Hearts, Cactus, Round Pot, Bento Box, Mini Trash Bin, Mini Drawer, Stationery Boxes, Ice Cream, Sushi Roll Boxes, Nigiri Sushi Boxes, Flower Bowl, Star Bowl, and Twinkle Star. With this instructional book and included papers, you will be creating stunning and unique origami pieces like a pro in no time!
Complete Origami Eric Kenneway 1987-11-15 Provides step-by-step instructions for folding paper kites, boats, hats, boxes, butterflies, cups, fans, flowers, spiders, and mobiles and includes little known facts about origami
Everyone Can Learn Origami Peter Saydak 2017-11-18 The ultimate book for beginners who want to learn origami! In this book you'll learn all the basic folds and techniques through incredibly detailed sets of diagrams and written instructions. After learning the basics you'll find easy to follow instructions showing how to fold 77 traditional origami models including animals, flowers, insects, boxes and much more. By working through this book and folding the different models you'll practice all the different folds and techniques, improving your skills and folding progressively more complex origami. When you reach the end you'll know everything you need to become an origami master! Please note, this book is not for you if you're already an origami expert. If you know how to fold the traditional origami frog from a frog base then you probably already know everything this book can teach you.
Craft: Volume 01 Carla Sinclair 2006-10 Presents a project-based magazine dedicated to the renaissance within the world of crafts. This premier issue features 23 projects such as making a programmable LED shirt, turning dud shoes into great knitted boots, felt an iPod cocoon, embroider a skateboard, and others.
Origami for Christmas Chiyo Araki 1986 This text meshes the Japanese art of paper folding with the Western tradition of handmade Christmas decorations.
Origami Twelve Days of Christmas John Montroll 2018-07-25 Decorate the Christmas season with origami. You can fold scenes from the Twelve Days of Christmas and make models for the Christmas tree. There are 36 simple and intermediate models. Most are original and a few are traditional favorites. With the Partridge, you can also fold a tree with pears to create a complete scene. The two Turtle Doves are shown with a heart. The Ladies and Lords bring more spirit as intermediate level models. Along with Santa Claus, there are toys, boxes, and tree ornaments. The ambitious folder can make Christmas cards by pasting the models on the cards to make familiar scenes. This work is ideal for children and anyone interested in origami.
Origami for Christmas Robyn Hardyman 2016-07-15 By following the instructions in this book, readers could have the best-wrapped Christmas presents in their family! A colorful gift box and gift bow are just two of the origami projects included in this fun crafting title. In addition to clear step-by-step instructions for each craft, this book includes fun facts about the history of Christmas and how its symbols are part of celebrations today. Full-color photographs show readers what the origami Santa hat, snowman, or star will look like once they've completed the project, helping prepare them for the most wonderful time of the year!
Origami Ornaments Lew Rozelle 2000-11-11 Based on the design of traditional Japanese Kusudama ceremonial spheres, Origami Ornaments offers step-by-step instructions on how to create colorful paper folding decorations--from disco balls and unique cubes to lovely globe and lantern shapes--while remaining true to origami purist standards. Featuring four basic model designs--base, joiner, clip, and hinge--that can create limitless, unique ornaments, this orgiami book offers do-it-yourself designs small enough to hang on a Christmas tree or large enough to hold aromatic potpourri. As the ornaments rest they will open gently, like flowers, but still not come apart. Additional instructions for incorporating strings and tassels, as well as suggestions for utilizing different wrapping paper colors and patterns, will make these original ornaments dazzle. Origami Ornaments is the perfect book for holiday crafters and origami enthusiasts alike.
Let's Celebrate with More Christmas Origami Ruth Owen 2021-12-15 Origami—the Japanese art of paper folding—can be made to fit any occasion, even Christmastime! With the help of this engaging how-to guide, readers learn to fold festive projects such as a Christmas tree, a reindeer, and a Star of Bethlehem. Step-by-step instructions guide readers through each fold, while helpful photographs show what the projects look like at various stages. Young artists of many ages and abilities can enjoy folding these fun crafts, which can be given as gifts and used to decorate.
Dollar Bill Origami John Montroll 2003-09-12 Step-by-step instructions and clear diagrams show paper folders at all levels of expertise how to fashion 37 origami models from dollar bills. Beginners will enjoy making a boat and a butterfly. Windmills and peacocks will suit intermediate-level hobbyists. An alligator and bison should prove no problem for advanced paper folders.
Origami Made Simple Russell Wood 2020-04-14 Spark a lifetime of creativity with a few sheets of paper! Discover the art of paper folding with Origami Made Simple. Featuring 40 classic and original origami models, complete with detailed diagrams and written instructions for every step, it's the fastest way for you to start creating eye-catching paper sculptures. If you're new to origami, the iconic yet approachable designs in this book are a great way to hone your skills--and have a blast doing it. Start with straightforward models that take 10 steps or less and work your way up to more complex creations. No matter the level of difficulty, every model is diagrammed for ease of use, with tricky folds highlighted and broken down into multiple steps. This origami book includes: Classic and contemporary--Try your hand at recognizable models, like Crane and Sailboat, as well as original designs, like Cobra and Teapot. Tips and techniques--Pay attention to tips that help you select the right paper, work through tough steps, and add your own creative twist. Symbol glossary--Find a comprehensive guide to standard origami symbols, as well as helpful info on how to read origami diagrams. Fold up some fun with Origami Made Simple!
Best Origami Christmas Ornaments to Make with Your Kids April Teague 2020-11-30 ★★★Best Origami Christmas Ornaments to Make with Your Kids★★★ Whether you're decorating for the holidays or looking for Christmas origami ornaments to make with your kids, I've got all the ideas you need here. You can bring these ornaments out of storage each year and they will remind you of the fun you had making them together with friends and family.
Cooking the Books Kerry Greenwood 2012-03-01 "To the usual delightfully quirky characters, lovingly detailed descriptions of food and surprising mystery, Greenwood adds several appended medieval recipes." —Kirkus Reviews Corinna Chapman, talented baker and reluctant investigator, is trying to do nothing at all on her holiday. Her gorgeous Daniel is only intermittently at her side (he's tracking down a multi-thousand dollar corporate theft). Jason, her baking offsider, has gone off to learn how to surf. And Kylie and Goss are fulfilling their lives' ambition auditioning for a soapie. But quiet reflection doesn't seem to suit Corinna. She's bored. So she accepts an offer from a caterer friend to bake for the film set of the soapie in which Kylie and Goss have parts. Soon complications that could only happen to Corinna ensue, involving cakes, sabotage, nursery rhymes, and a tiger named Tabitha. Meanwhile, on the other side of town, a young woman is being unmercifully bullied by her corporate employers—who spend a lot of time cooking the books....
Origami for Beginners Florence Temko 2012-06-05 Make simple and fun paper craft models with this easy origami book! World renowned origami author and expert Florence Temko brings you Origami for Beginners, a her collection of her most simple and user-friendly designs. Experience the thrill of creating delightful origami objects from a single sheet of paper. Develop your creativity. Enhance your dexterity. Origami for Beginners teaches you how to make over forty simple-to-fold origami objects—from jumping mice to adorable kittens to beautiful Christmas ornaments and greeting cards. Origami is an ideal activity for children since paper folding develops dexterity and creativity. Origami is also a craft based on a few fundamental 3D folding techniques, so Origami for Beginners is a useful starting point for fans of all ages and abilities. Although this book is aimed at origami beginners, it contains projects suitable for origami fans of all ages and abilities and is the perfect book for all those who enjoy making things with their hands. This origami book contains: 32 page, full-color book 36 fun origami projects Step-by-step directions Colorful diagrams and pictures Use it to craft eye-catching origami for your friends, to beautify your home—or as a wonderful gift for paper craft lovers. All of the folds are simple enough to be origami-for-kids projects and are a great way to learn origami. None of the projects require paint or glue so just grab some origami paper and start folding right away! Origami projects include: Diamond Base Pirate's Hat Tropical Fish Skyscraper Layered Card Sunburst And many more…
Christmas and Hanukkah Origami Ruth Owen 2012-08-15 Readers can celebrate the holidays by making crafts the whole family will enjoy. This informative book shows readers how to use the traditional Japanese art of folding paper to make fun Christmas and Hanukkah decorations. Step-by-step instructions assure that readers at all levels will remain engaged and walk away with a unique holiday decoration.
More Christmas Origami Ruth Owen 2014-12-15 Though the Japanese art of paper folding is an ancient tradition, it still delights young and old today. This second volume of Christmas origami projects will appeal to all. Using colored paper or even recycled wrapping paper, readers will be able to make decorations and even small gifts for friends and family. Each high-interest project is accompanied by thoughtful text that explains the significance of the symbols and objects associated with the Christmas holiday. Step-by-step instructions and labeled illustrations guide budding artists as they make reindeer, wreaths, and more.
Let's Celebrate with Christmas and Hanukkah Origami Ruth Owen 2021-07-15 Christmas and Hanukkah light up the winter with festive celebrations, and readers learn how to add to the fun with their own origami crafts. This multicultural guide to popular holidays introduces readers to a variety of paper folding projects, including Christmas cards, Santa Claus, a menorah, and a dreidel. Clear, step-by-step instructions with visual examples help readers master each project, and helpful tips and materials lists ensure they’re prepared before they begin. In addition, fun facts about the history behind these holidays are presented throughout, allowing readers to learn as they play.
Christmas Origami Belinda Webster 2020-08-27 Start with a simple square of paper and fold your way to a collection of magical Christmas creations. With clear step-by-step guides for every project, this is a book that's got Christmas wrapped up!
Easy Origami John Montroll 1992-01-01 Includes illustrated instructions for origami projects that range from simple to challenging.
Making Origami Christmas Decorations Step by Step Michael G. LaFosse 2001-12-15 Kids will enjoy the Christmas holiday even more when they learn to make great origami trees, stars, candy cane wreaths, and stockings. Along with step-by-step instructions, there are historical details about this important Christian holiday.
Origami A-B-C David Petty 2006 Provides an introduction to origami and its folds and techniques, and offers detailed instructions for projects for beginning, intermediate, and advanced folders.
Quick & Easy Origami Christmas Toshie Takahama 2004 Celebrate Christmas with this delightfully entertaining how-to book of Christmas origami packaged with 60 sheets of origami paper in 6 striking holiday colors. Learn to make a Santa and his reindeer, a Christmas tree, a snowman, a gift box, a snowflake, Christmas Ornaments such as Balloon, Bell, Paper Chain, Flower and lots of other wonderful origami forms - guaranteed to provide hours of fun for the whole family - all in this single package.
Origami Pop-Ups Jeremy Shafer 2013-12 In Origami Pop-Ups Jeremy Shafer dives into the world of one piece pop-up cards where card and subject are folded from the same sheet of paper, no cutting or gluing. Filled with clear step-by-step instructions for how to fold each model, as well as comedy routines for performing them in front of audiences, these models will entertain not only origamists, but their family and friends too!
The New Christmas Tree Carrie Brown 2015-10-06 This Christmas, consider everyday objects from a new point of view, embrace a fresh color palette, or give your children’s handmade ornaments or special family heirlooms a new life. The inspiration is endless here, with one-of-a-kind trees that celebrate food, nature, fashion, folk art, typography, color, and art history. Each spectacular design is easily replicated, with step-by-step instructions for crafting coordinating ornaments, garlands, and toppers, plus advice on selecting the right tree, choosing lights, and more. Whether you have space for a towering fir or a sweet tabletop creation, whether your taste skews modern or traditional, quirky or sophisticated, there’s something for everyone!
Origami Boxes Tomoko Fuse 2002 Origami Boxes is a Japan Publications publication.
Christmas Origami Paper Pack Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. 2014-09-02 This book includes instructions for basic folds and projects for beginners. Leftover sheets make great wrapping paper. Deck the halls with origami! It's fun, thanks to this cheery holiday pack. Along with an easy-to-follow book that teaches all the basic
Christmas Origami For Beginners Adrian Weatherington 2021-07-07 With this handy how-to book, you can combine all the fun of paper folding with the satisfaction of creating your own Christmas decorations. Perfect for home or classroom use and appropriate for paper folders of all ages and abilities, this easy-to-follow guide offers an entertaining way to welcome in the Christmas holidays. In this book, every kid will love transforming a piece of paper into Santa, Christmas tree, deer, stars, etc. Pictures and instructions, step-by-step full-color photos to guide readers into the basics of folding.