Advanced Origami-An Artist's Guide to Performances in Paper (Incl.DVD)
Michael G. LaFosse/Richard L. Alexander
Charles Tuttle Co.
128 pag. paperback 22 x 28 cm
From shimmering hummingbirds to magnificent bats, from a stunning panther mask to graceful sea turtles, Michael G. LaFosse's intricate and beautiful origami projects are well known around the world. Focusing on models from nature, Advanced Origami provides unmatched instruction on how to create master-class level 3D origami paper folding projects. The origami designs are challenging—they require some folding experience—but the results are more origami art than craft. Paper folders will create projects that can be displayed or given as gifts.
Sophisticated origami or paper crafts fans will appreciate the unique origami designs along with complete detailed instructions and easy-to-follow color photos and diagrams. Advanced Origami also features information on paper selection and preparation, advanced techniques such as "wet folding" and papermaking.
This origami book contains:
- 128 page, full-color book
- 15 original and challenging projects
- Step-by-step instructions
- Colorful diagrams and photographs
- Advanced techniques and tips
- DVD video lessons
In recent years origami has evolved beyond simple folding and creasing into a pure art form akin to sculpture. For those seeking to learn origami at such a level, Advanced Origami provides all the essential information and techniques. Soon you will be able to design and fold impressive origami sculptures!