The ABC's of Origami: Paper Folding for Children

The ABC's of Origami: Paper Folding for Children

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by Claude Sarasas
     
 

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Create simple and elegant papercraft models with this classic origami book.

The ABC's of Origami is the ideal educational origami paper craft book for children. Arranged in the traditional A–B–C book sequence, this charming book displays a key word in English along with an origami folding exercise. Japanese translations of each featured

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Create simple and elegant papercraft models with this classic origami book.

The ABC's of Origami is the ideal educational origami paper craft book for children. Arranged in the traditional A–B–C book sequence, this charming book displays a key word in English along with an origami folding exercise. Japanese translations of each featured word teach some Japanese language, as well.

There is no better book to learn origami than this classic by origami explorer Claude Sarasa. First published in Japan in 1951 in a limited and expensive edition, the book soon became a collector's item. This latest edition, in paperback, will ensure that this unique and delightful book be even more widely available for the enjoyment of origami enthusiasts and novices alike.

This easy origami book contains:

  • 31 page, full-color book
  • 26 (of course!) origami projects
  • Step-by-step directions
  • Colorful diagrams and pictures
The ABC's of Origami is the perfect book for kids and parents to work on together, as well as an educational origami art tool in the classroom. Use it to craft eye-catching origami for your friends, to beautify your home—or as a wonderful gift for paper craft lovers. All of the folds are simple enough to be origami-for-kids projects and are a great way to learn origami. None of the projects require paint or glue so just grab some origami paper and start folding right away!

Origami projects include:

  • Albatross
  • Boat
  • Crow
  • Deer
  • Elephant
  • Flamingo
  • And origami projects G-Z!

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"An adult, just as much as a child, can enjoy the creative adventures provided by this book." —The Yomiuri Shimbun

"This will provide hours of entertainment for a shut-in" —Omaha World-Herald

"The book…is not only well done but would make anyone want to try this art." —Recreation

"A real find to the bed-bound child as well as creative, quiet amusement for any age level." —Virginia Kirkus Serice, Inc.

"They range from simple to rather sophisticated" —The Asia Society

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804833073
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
992,333
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

Claude Sarasas is long-time devotee of origami. The original edition of the ABC's of Origami is considered a classic and a collectors' item.

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ABCs of Origami: Paper Folding for Children 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
All i want is this book because my little brother needs to learn