Origami Studio Kit (Hardcover)
30 Step-by-Step Lessons with an Origami Master
Tuttle Publishing, 9784805311523
Publication Date: July 10, 2012
List Price: 16.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.
This origami kit teaches origami beginners all the most important folds and techniques. This all-inclusive origami paper craft kit with instructional DVD will teach you to create beautiful origami as if you are right in the studio. Through 30 step-by-step lessons, you will move seamlessly from origami beginning to intermediate all at your own pace. Origami Studio Kit teaches an understanding of origami terminology, the ability to easily read diagrams, a mastery of fine techniques and bases, and discovery of tips, tricks and secrets of one of the world's most foremost folders. Although the easy-to-follow instructions make this a great origami for kids kit, it is also serious and challenging enough for adult learners looking to learn origami and get a solid foundation in the art of origami paper folding. The origami kit includes:
- Full-color 72-page booklet
- Step-by-step instruction and diagrams
- 30 fun lessons
- 70 sheets of durable, authentic origami paper
- 2 paper sizes and a variety of different colors
- A DVD with 3.5 hours of video tutorials
- All videos are also streamable or downloadable online
- Easy-to-follow demonstrations for each of the 30 lessons
- Elsa's Swan
- Japanese Inflatable Frog
- Pillow Note
- Lily Flower
- Star Box
- and much more...
About the Author
Origami Master Michael G. LaFosse has been an origami artist for over 40 years and is considered a leading authority and master of the art. An avid teacher, LaFosse co-founded the Origamido Studio, a learning center and design studio dedicated to the art of origami, and the only place in the world specializing in hand papermaking for the origami artist. Author of many books and videotapes relating to paper folding and hand papermaking, LaFosse produces fine paper art and commercial designs for a variety of international clients. He was prominently featured in the recent Peabody Award-winning documentary, Between the Folds. Richard L. Alexander co-founded the Origamido Studio, where he is the chief papermaker. As a designer, his specialties have included biology (systems ecology) and landscape architecture. Together, Alexander and LaFosse have created dozens of origami exhibitions, and more than seventy books, kits, and videos about paper and paper arts.