Origami Worldwide

Author: John Montroll
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486483627
Release Date: 2011-09-15
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Origami goes global with 33 models by designers from more than 15 countries, including Australia, Hungary, Bolivia, China, India, and more. Figures range from simple to moderately difficult and include a frog, ocean liner, penguin, hot air balloon, dragon, and kangaroo. Notes on each model include comments on individual styles and methods of paperfolding.

Dogs in Origami

Author: John Montroll
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486817347
Release Date: 2017-11-15
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Suitable for folders of intermediate to advanced skills, the book presents step-by-step instructions and full-color photographs for more than two dozen breeds ranging from the familiar to the more exotic.

Origami Anywhere

Author: Nick Robinson
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 9780486791258
Release Date: 2015-05-20
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Discover how to recycle throwaways into origami art. Twenty-nine well-illustrated transformations include an autumn leaf from a lotto ticket, a flower from a tea bag wrapper, and other inventive treasures.

Kusudama Origami

Author: Ekaterina Lukasheva
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486499659
Release Date: 2014-02-20
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

"A kusudama is a traditional Japanese sphere formed by modular origami construction techniques. This guide presents instructions for more than forty elaborate kusudama that range in shape from stars to flowers to pinwheels. Suitable for intermediate-level and experienced folders of all ages"--

Origami Inspirations

Author: Meenakshi Mukerji
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781439871058
Release Date: 2010-08-18
Genre: Mathematics

This handsome book is aimed towards those with an intermediate skill level, but the origami basics included at the start of the book make it accessible to beginners. A number of beautiful models are offered, ranging from cubes to prisms to dodecahedra. As with the author’s two previous books, Origami Inspirations provides step-by-step instructions and color distribution suggestions to create the more than 30 intricate designs presented. The book also includes a chapter featuring designs by origami artists from around the world, and these projects provide a happy complement to the author’s own exciting inspirations in the rest of the book.

Beginning Origami

Author: Vicente Palacios
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486461939
Release Date: 2008-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

From the popular author of Dover's Origami for Beginners and Origami from Around the World comes this new introduction to paperfolding. Brimming with eighty-five clearly illustrated, step-by-step diagrams, this simple guide will have origami novices on their way to mastering a fun and fascinating art that's as old as the invention of paper itself! Hobbyists of every age will find it a snap to create such charming models as a rabbit, a boat, a coin purse, a house, a flower, Santa Claus, a penguin, a bird in flight, and a Chinese pagoda. Designed especially for beginners, the array of projects featured here will make intriguing party and holiday decorations—and are guaranteed conversation pieces.

Origami Kit For Dummies

Author: Nick Robinson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119996368
Release Date: 2011-02-14
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

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.

Origami Art

Author: Michael G. Lafosse
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 9781462904945
Release Date: 2012-01-17
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Fold advanced origami projects with this beautiful origami book. From the Origamido Studio, world renowned origami artists Michael G. LaFosse and Richard L. Alexander introduce a unique collection of origami paper craft projects. Origami Art features folding instructions for complex 3D origami models. These featured origami projects will amaze and astound paper folders with their intricate and lifelike qualities. Also featured within this origami book are articles on paper selection and preparation for each project, advanced techniques, such as "wetfolding" and compound origami plant design and construction. LaFosse and Alexander embrace every aspect of this fascinating art form and present it brilliantly for advanced paper folders and the artist in us all. While knowledge of some basic folds are needed, the clear, expert instructions allow readers to learn origami at a very high level, without requiring a great deal of previous origami knowledge or experience. This origami book contains: 144 pages of full-color Advanced origami folding techniques and tips Clear, step-by-step instructions 15 signature origami projects If you're eager to dive into a premium collection of challenging origami designs, then this exciting paper folding guide is for you! LaFosse's expert instructions will step you through the creation of origami masterpieces that are beautiful to behold and make wonderful gifts. Origami art projects include: American Alligator Pond Turtles Monk Seal Malaysian Birdwing Butterfly Munich Orchid And many more…

Buddhist Origami

Author: Nick Robinson
Publisher: Watkins Publishing
ISBN: 1780286376
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Provides instructions for creating origami models of Buddhist symbols, including the lotus of peace, noble elephant, and meditating Buddha.

Graphics Recognition Ten Years Review and Future Perspectives

Author: Wenyin Liu
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783540347118
Release Date: 2006-07-26
Genre: Computers

This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Graphics Recognition, GREC 2005, held in Hong Kong, China in August 2005.The 37 revised full papers presented together with a panel discussion report were carefully selected and improved during two rounds of reviewing and revision. The papers are organized in topical sections on engineering drawings vectorization and recognition, symbol recognition, graphic image analysis, structural document analysis, sketching and online graphics recognition, curves and shape processing, and graphics recognition contest results.nbsp;

Angel Origami

Author: Nick Robinson
Publisher: Watkins Publishing
ISBN: 1780285779
Release Date: 2013-10-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

An angel crafted from paper can be delicately beautiful. What a wonderful way of conjuring up angelic powers for yourself - as permanent decoration, for festive occasions or as a memorable gift. Including 15 sheets of origami paper and detailed instructions, as well as inspiring photographs, this book equips readers to make 15 different origami angels. Origami is perfect for anyone interested in mindful crafting---creative projects as a route to relaxation. The book offers something new both to angel enthusiasts and to the many fans of origami worldwide. The author, a renowned origami artist, begins by explaining the spiritual dimension of origami, showing how this meditative, stress-releasing practice connects with Zen principles in awakening the possibilities of paper. He describes basic origami techniques before presenting 15 projects, which progress from simple angels suitable for beginners to more complex 3D figures, so that the reader gradually builds up their level of skill and experience. Each project comes with clear step-by-step artworks and photography to help the would-be origami artist. The angels include bringers of peace, hope, healing and good fortune, as well as those with practical uses such as a bookmark. Uplifting quotations and superb photography will inspire all those wishing to use their completed angels for meditation.

Cat Origami

Author: Roman Diaz
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781626866201
Release Date: 2016-04-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Puuurfectly folded pets that don't need a litter box! If rounding up your thoughts is like herding cats, try the relaxing, meditative art of origami. Specially designed folding sheets give your sculptural projects an added touch of class, and the 80-page instruction book offers detailed diagrams to make sure you don't miss a crease. The Siamese, Maine Coon, and Scottish Fold are some of the popular feline varieties included in this kit, and each model is introduced with information about the breed. These kitties will be the cat's meow in your collection!

World religions

Author: Michael O'Neal
Publisher: UXL
ISBN: 1414402295
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Genre: Religion

Presents a guide to the major religions of the world.

Beginner s guide to origami

Author: Nick Robinson
ISBN: 1405450487
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Includes basic folding techniques, advice on how to choose paper, and how to create original designs. Instructions included for: cat's head, bat, pocket heart, curvy dish, pencil, church, tree, tarumpty tum tum, bowl, mammoth, bench, modular ring, hummingbird, beaky, "pureland" fish, frog, dinosaur, chickens, rose bowl, and modular cube.

Butterfly Origami

Author: Roman Diaz
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781626864023
Release Date: 2015-06-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

You won't need a net to catch these beautiful butterflies! Fresh out of their chrysalis state, these beautiful origami butterflies will add color to any space, or can be used as a special touch on gift packages. Twenty widely recognized species flutter into existence when you follow the detailed, illustrated instructions. Specially designed paper makes these beauties realistic! Field guide information introduces the most popular types among enthusiasts, including monarchs, swallowtails, blue morphos, and painted ladies. Fold your way to a conservatory of delicate beauty!