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The Chinese Origami: Paper Folding for Year-Round Celebrations

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This origami paper craft book features andlt;iandgt;zhezhiandlt;/iandgt;, the art of paper folding and origami which originated in China more than 1900 years ago and is still practiced today by the Chinese.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;Chinese Origami: Paper Folding for Year-Round Celebrationsandlt;/iandgt; introduces many basic techniques and step-by-step instruction for a variety of flowers, animals and decorations for festivals, including plum blossoms, a narcissus, a lantern, steamed rice dumplings and much more. This book will show you how to fold these objects and understand the traditions of Chinese culture that are deeply rooted in them. Beginners can follow the detailed easy-to-follow diagrams and illustrations, while those who are more advance can learn from the basic techniques to create and customize their own masterpieces.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Watch your imagination take shape in clever and inspired forms with the art of Chinese paper folding!

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Chen Yuehuaandlt;/bandgt; is a senior engineer and patent agent. After retirement, she became devoted to zhezhi, the art of Chinese paper folding. Her works, such as "Palace Lantern with Dragons and Chinese Character of Happiness" (fu long gong deng) and "Five Children with Promising Futures" (wu zi deng ke), have been widely acclaimed.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781602200135
Author:
Yuehua, Chen
Publisher:
Reader's Digest Association
Author:
Zengli, Tian
Subject:
Origami
Subject:
Crafts-Origami
Subject:
origami; chinese origami; paper crafts; paper folding; celebrations; 3D folding; 3D paper design; chinese; origami art; origami book
Subject:
origami; chinese origami; paper crafts; zhezhi; paper folding; celebrations; 3D folding; 3D paper design; chinese; origami art; origami book
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Publication Date:
20131031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
more than 200 color photos and step-by-s
Pages:
148
Dimensions:
10.25 x 7.25 in

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