Origami Butterflies Mini Kit: Fold Up a Flutter of Gorgeous Paper Wings! [With DVD and Origami Paper]

Overview

Michael LaFosse is an acknowledged master of the paper-folding arts, but his origami butterflies have won him special acclaim. Hundreds of LaFosse's winged creations are featured in exhibitions around the world, and his iconic butterfly designs are admired by origami enthusiasts everywhere. In this collection, LaFosse presents six exclusive, all-new butterfly designs specifically created with the paper crafts novice in mind. This fun and instructive origami kit will kickstart ...

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Overview

Michael LaFosse is an acknowledged master of the paper-folding arts, but his origami butterflies have won him special acclaim. Hundreds of LaFosse's winged creations are featured in exhibitions around the world, and his iconic butterfly designs are admired by origami enthusiasts everywhere. In this collection, LaFosse presents six exclusive, all-new butterfly designs specifically created with the paper crafts novice in mind. This fun and instructive origami kit will kickstart your creativity with:

  • 6 gorgeous butterfly designs, including 'A Butterfly for George Morkiami' and 'A Butterfly for Reiko'
  • A 32-page booklet, featuring full-color, step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow origami diagrams
  • 40 brilliant, full-color, 5-inch folding papers
  • An instructional DVD with more than an hour of video lessons taught by LaFosse himself

Whether you're a beginner or a more seasoned origami practioner, you will learn to hone your folding skills and achieve consistent results while creating your own stunning collection of paper butterfly models.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9784805312780
  • Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/6/2013
  • Edition description: Book and Kit with DVD
  • Sales rank: 635,160
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 5.60 (h) x 1.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael G. LaFosse has been an origami artist for decades and is considered a leading authority and master of the art. An avid teacher, LaFosse co-founded the Origamido Studio, a learningcenter and design studio that produces folded art and commercial designs for a variety of international clients. LaFosse was prominently featured in the recent Peabody Award-winning film, Between the Folds, by Vanessa Gould.

Co-founder of the Origamido Studio, Richard L. Alexander is the chief papermaker and is a frequent collaborator with other famous paper artists. He has consulted with apparel, container, toy, and consumer product designers to incorporate folding theory into familiar daily use objects. Together, Alexander and LaFosse have created dozens of origami exhibitions, and more than seventy books, kits, and videos about paper and paper arts.

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Table of Contents

Introduction
A Butterfly for George Morikami
A Butterfly for Sharon
A Butterfly for Mara
A Butterfly for Beth
A Butterfly for Reiko
A Butterfly for Vancouver and One for Elsa

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