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ISBN13: 9780804841191
ISBN10: 0804841195
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Renowned origami artist Peter Engel first astounded origami enthusiasts and the lay person alike with his popular andlt;iandgt;Origami from Angelfish to Zen.andlt;/iandgt; Since that book, published in 1989, Engel has gone through a personal change in his philosophy of origami design, honed through decades of elevating what is often viewed as simple paper folding into a fine art.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In andlt;iandgt;Origami Odysseyandlt;/iandgt;, Engel takes paper crafters on a journey to the edge of paper folding, providing instruction for exquisite and original origami designs, including several that have been shown in galleries and museums throughout the world. Experienced folders will delight in the chance to grow as artists as they master the projects in this book, and new comers to origami will find the author's journey so inspiring that they'll be ready to begin an odyssey of their own.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;This unique do-it-yourself paper craft book includes:andlt;/bandgt;Full-colored photos and step-by-step instructions and diagrams21 fun-to-do projects like the Green Horned Owl, Gingko Leaf, Stingray and andlt;bandgt;much more!andlt;/bandgt;An instructional DVD with easy-to-follow video tutorials

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A groundbreaking new book ....

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A groundbreaking new book that takes you to the edge of paperfolding

Synopsis:

The book contains fully illustrated step-by-step instructions for 21 amazing origami projects and also includes a DVD containing video explanations and instructions that are sure to inform and inspire.

Renowned origami artist Peter Engel first astounded origami enthusiasts and the lay person alike with his popular Origami from Angelfish to Zen. Since that book, published in 1989, Engel has gone through a personal change in his philosophy of origami, honed through decades of elevating what is often viewed as simple paper folding into a fine art.

In Origami Odyssey, Engel takes us on a journey to the edge of paperfolding, explaining his personal growth as an artist and how that has dramatically affected his designs since his first book. He provides instruction for 21 exquisite and original origami designs, including several that have been shown in galleries and museums throughout the world. Experienced folders will delight in the chance to grow as artists as they master the projects in this book, and new comers to origami will find the author's journey so inspiring that they'll be ready to begin an odyssey of their own.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Peter Engelandlt;/bandgt; has been creating original origami designs for over three decades. He has exhibited his origami artwork and sculpture at the Gettysburg College Art Museum in Pennsylvania, the Asian Art Museum and the de Young Museum in San Francisco, the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts at Harvard University, the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, and Seian University of Art and Design in Otsu, Japan. A licensed architect, he lives in Oakland, California, with his wife and two children.

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oripan, March 18, 2011 (view all comments by oripan)
Having bought Origami from Angelfish to Zen as my first origami book 11 years ago (2000) I have heard and seen wonderful things about Peter's new book, Origami Odyssey, will reinvigorate my slightly diminished origami activities. He's GREAT!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780804841191
Author:
Engel, Peter
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Correa-Mehrotra, Nondita
Subject:
Origami
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Crafts-Origami
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
origami; origami odyssey; amazing origami; paper folding; paper crafts; 3D folding; 3D paper design; origami art; origami book
Subject:
origami; origami odyssey; amazing origami; paper folding; paper crafts; 3D folding; 3D paper design; origami art; origami book; origami design; unique origami; do-it-yourself; original origami; origami animals; origami leaves; origami artist;
Subject:
origami ; origami odyssey ; amazing origami
Subject:
unique origami ; do-it-yourself ; original origami ; origami animals ; origami leaves ;
Subject:
3D folding ; 3D paper design ; origami art ;
Edition Description:
Hardcover with DVD
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20110731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
DVD included; 21 projects; color photos
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

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A groundbreaking new book that takes you to the edge of paperfolding
"Synopsis" by , The book contains fully illustrated step-by-step instructions for 21 amazing origami projects and also includes a DVD containing video explanations and instructions that are sure to inform and inspire.

Renowned origami artist Peter Engel first astounded origami enthusiasts and the lay person alike with his popular Origami from Angelfish to Zen. Since that book, published in 1989, Engel has gone through a personal change in his philosophy of origami, honed through decades of elevating what is often viewed as simple paper folding into a fine art.

In Origami Odyssey, Engel takes us on a journey to the edge of paperfolding, explaining his personal growth as an artist and how that has dramatically affected his designs since his first book. He provides instruction for 21 exquisite and original origami designs, including several that have been shown in galleries and museums throughout the world. Experienced folders will delight in the chance to grow as artists as they master the projects in this book, and new comers to origami will find the author's journey so inspiring that they'll be ready to begin an odyssey of their own.

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