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Origami Bonsai: Create Beautiful Botanical Sculptures from Paper [With DVD]

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andlt;bandgt;Make beautiful origami flowers then arrange them into stunning bonsai sculptures with this wonderful origami book.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;By merging two iconic Japanese art formsand#8212;origami and bonsaiand#8212;Benjamin Coleman sparked an exciting evolution in paper folding, and made a name for himself in both the origami world and on the Etsy landscape. Now, andlt;iandgt;Origami Bonsaiandlt;/iandgt; makes it possible for paper folders at every level to create Coleman's unique botanical sculptures at home by folding delicate paper flowers and leaves and attaching them to natural branches.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt; In addition to sharing his revolutionary paper crafting techniques, Coleman also shows you how to select natural twigs, branches, and stonesand#8212;and how to assemble them into a lifelike finished origami sculpture. To help in the creation process the book contains detailed instructions and numerous photographs of both works in process and completed origami bonsai pieces that are sure to have you crating your own decorative origami art in no time.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;This easy origami book contains:andlt;/bandgt;andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; Beautiful, multi-color photos and drawingsandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Step-by-step instructionsandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Explanations of dozens of folding techniquesandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; A 3 hour instructional DVDandlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;Folding paper flowers is a great way for beginners to learn origami while still making an impressive finished bonsai sculpture. Even experienced folders will find new and original designs to add to their origami repertoires!andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;Origami flower projects include:andlt;/bandgt;andlt;ulandgt;andlt;liandgt; The Ficus Leafandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; The Berlin Poplar Leafandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; The Black Eyed Susanandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; The Foxgloveandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; The Buttercupandlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; And many moreandhellip;andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;

Synopsis:

Extraordinary botanically-inspired sculptures anyone can make

Synopsis:

Origami bonsai is the art of folding paper flowers and leaves which are glued to natural branches, creating exquisite botanical sculptures. Origami Bonsai teaches readers from all walks of life the skills necessary to create these intricate and stunning pieces of art.

The beauty of origami bonsai is that even newcomers to paperfolding can create fantastic arrangements. With each page of the book readers will have the opportunity to create their own amazingly lifelike sculptures. Revolutionary approaches in this book include mass production of leaves, painting techniques and depth enhancement. Each page leads to new discoveries that will inspire the creation of wildly complex plant sculptures. Readers will be surprised at how easy these sculptures are to create, and how much they are appreciated by others.

Synopsis:

Origami bonsai is the art of folding paper flowers and leaves which are glued to natural branches, creating exquisite botanical sculptures. andlt;Iandgt;Origami Bonsaiandlt;/Iandgt; teaches readers from all walks of life the skills necessary to create these intricate and stunning pieces of art.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The beauty of origami bonsai is that even newcomers to paperfolding can create fantastic arrangements. With each page of the book readers will have the opportunity to create their own amazingly lifelike sculptures. Revolutionary approaches in this book include mass production of leaves, painting techniques and depth enhancement. Each page leads to new discoveries that will inspire the creation of wildly complex plant sculptures. Readers will be surprised at how easy these sculptures are to create, and how much they are appreciated by others.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Benjamin John Colemanandlt;/Bandgt; left his teaching career in 1996 and made the creation of origami bonsai a new way of life. Benjamin's revolutionary approach to the art inspires his continued creation of origami bonsai botanical sculptures. Benjamin lives in Pawtucket, RI.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804841030
Author:
Coleman, Benjamin John
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Coleman, Benjamin
Subject:
Origami
Subject:
Flower Arranging
Subject:
Papercrafts
Subject:
Flowers in art
Subject:
Crafts-Origami
Subject:
origami; origami bonsai; bonsai; flower arranging; Japanese flower arranging; art of arranging flowers; botanical origami; makigami; paper sculpture; paper flowers; makigami; ikebana
Subject:
origami; origami bonsai; bonsai; flower arranging; Japanese flower arranging; art of arranging flowers; botanical origami; makigami; paper sculpture; paper flowers; makigami; ikebana; origami flowers; paper craft; paper folder; origami art; do-it-yourself
Subject:
origami; origami bonsai; bonsai; flower arranging; Japanese flower arranging; art of arranging flowers; botanical origami; makigami; paper sculpture; paper flowers; makigami; ikebana; origami flowers; paper craft; paper folder; origami art; do-it-yourself
Subject:
origami; paper folding; origami kit; origami book; origami bonsai; origami flowers; easy origami; learn origami; paper flowers; origami for kids; flower arranging; origami ikebana; Japanese flower arranging; art of arranging flowers; 3D origami
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20100431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
includes instructional DVD; over 250 col
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
11.00 x 8.50 in

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"Synopsis" by ,
Extraordinary botanically-inspired sculptures anyone can make
"Synopsis" by , Origami bonsai is the art of folding paper flowers and leaves which are glued to natural branches, creating exquisite botanical sculptures. Origami Bonsai teaches readers from all walks of life the skills necessary to create these intricate and stunning pieces of art.

The beauty of origami bonsai is that even newcomers to paperfolding can create fantastic arrangements. With each page of the book readers will have the opportunity to create their own amazingly lifelike sculptures. Revolutionary approaches in this book include mass production of leaves, painting techniques and depth enhancement. Each page leads to new discoveries that will inspire the creation of wildly complex plant sculptures. Readers will be surprised at how easy these sculptures are to create, and how much they are appreciated by others.

"Synopsis" by , Origami bonsai is the art of folding paper flowers and leaves which are glued to natural branches, creating exquisite botanical sculptures. andlt;Iandgt;Origami Bonsaiandlt;/Iandgt; teaches readers from all walks of life the skills necessary to create these intricate and stunning pieces of art.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;The beauty of origami bonsai is that even newcomers to paperfolding can create fantastic arrangements. With each page of the book readers will have the opportunity to create their own amazingly lifelike sculptures. Revolutionary approaches in this book include mass production of leaves, painting techniques and depth enhancement. Each page leads to new discoveries that will inspire the creation of wildly complex plant sculptures. Readers will be surprised at how easy these sculptures are to create, and how much they are appreciated by others.
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