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Origami Kit For Dummies

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Publisher Comments:

Origami Kit For Dummies gives you all the material you need to get started in origami. Included in the kit is an expert guide book to origami, covering the different bases and techniques you need to create a huge variety of models. Illustrations and detailed instructions show you how to make 75 unique models, such as a frog, a settee, fantastic geometric shapes and even a festive Santa! There are also 25 sheets of 5x5" origami paper in five fun colours. So get folding, and show off your creations in style!

Discover How To:

* Get prepared to start folding

* Understand the international language of origami

* Fold all the basic bases

* Source your paper

* Design creations and draw your own diagrams

About the author

Nick Robinson is a professional origami artist, and has been "folding paper" for 25 years. He has been a member of the British Origami Society for over 20 years, and currently he edits their magazine, as well as maintaining their website.

Synopsis:

Includes hundreds of clear diagrams and folding instructions

Create 75 exciting models – from birds and beasts, to flowers and stars

Master the ancient art of origami with this straightforward guide that makes paper folding fun. Inside you'll find step-by-step instructions to help you transform ordinary paper into a wide range of models – from the quick and easy to the finger-twistingly challenging; firm favourites to contemporary works of art. And with 25 sheets of paper in five fun colours to get you started, Origami Kit For Dummies will keep you entertained for hours.

Discover how to:

  • Unlock the secrets of paper-folding

  • Understand the international language of origami

  • Impress your friends with elaborate models

  • Create and draw original designs

Synopsis:

Master the ancient art of origami with this straight forward guide that makes paper folding fun. Inside you’ll find step-by-stepinstructions to help you transform ordinary paper into a wide range of models – from the quic k and easy to the fingertwistingly challenging; firm favourites to contemporary works of art. And with 25 sheets of paper in five fun colours to get you started, Origami Kit For Dummies will keep you entertained for hours.

About the Author

Nick Robinson is a professional origami artist and author of several origami books. He has been a member of the British Origami Society for over 20 years.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Part I: Coming to the Crease: Basic Techniques

Chapter 1: Getting Started in Origami

Chapter 2: Drawing Diagrams and Getting Creative

Part II: Folding On: The Models

Chapter 3: Making Bases and Dividing the Paper

Chapter 4: Starting Simple 

Chapter 5: Making Moderately Tricky Models

Chapter 6: Puzzling Over Geometric Models

Chapter 7: Facing the Challenging Models

Part III: The Part of Tens

Chapter 8: Ten Top Tips 

Chapter 9: Ten Styles of Origami

Chapter 10: Ten Incredible Folders

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470713884
Publisher:
For Dummies
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies : General
Author:
Robinson, Nick
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
how to do origami
Subject:
origami paper
Subject:
Paper folding
Subject:
Paper art
Subject:
origami models
Subject:
origami instructions
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies : Papercrafts
Subject:
Papercrafts
Subject:
Hobbies & Crafts
Subject:
origami, how to do origami, origami paper, paper folding, paper art, origami models, origami instructions
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20081120
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
296
Dimensions:
234 x 156 x 15 mm 24 oz

Related Subjects

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"Synopsis" by , Includes hundreds of clear diagrams and folding instructions

Create 75 exciting models – from birds and beasts, to flowers and stars

Master the ancient art of origami with this straightforward guide that makes paper folding fun. Inside you'll find step-by-step instructions to help you transform ordinary paper into a wide range of models – from the quick and easy to the finger-twistingly challenging; firm favourites to contemporary works of art. And with 25 sheets of paper in five fun colours to get you started, Origami Kit For Dummies will keep you entertained for hours.

Discover how to:

  • Unlock the secrets of paper-folding

  • Understand the international language of origami

  • Impress your friends with elaborate models

  • Create and draw original designs

"Synopsis" by , Master the ancient art of origami with this straight forward guide that makes paper folding fun. Inside you’ll find step-by-stepinstructions to help you transform ordinary paper into a wide range of models – from the quic k and easy to the fingertwistingly challenging; firm favourites to contemporary works of art. And with 25 sheets of paper in five fun colours to get you started, Origami Kit For Dummies will keep you entertained for hours.
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