From the vivid Green Cairns birdwing to the striped Tiger Swallowtail and the Blood Red Glider, these beautiful butterflies feature a kaleidoscopic array of colors and patterns. Includes simple instructions for folding, and perforated pages for easy removal.
All of the origami patterns are designed to highlight the diversity of species, with accurate portrayals of variations in the insects' top and bottoms views. Each butterfly model is accompanied by fun facts about behavior and distribution.
About the Author
Author and artist Tammy Yee is a former pediatric nurse whose children rekindled her love for picture books. Since 1994 she has written and illustrated more than 30 books, including The Tsunami Quilt by Anthony Fredericks (Bank Street College Best Books of the Year List, Storytelling World Honor Award) and Lullaby Moon by Elaine Masters (Ka Palapala Po'okela Award for Excellence in Children's Books).