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Origami Kit For Dummiesby Nick Robinson
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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.
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:
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
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
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