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Author Ansill, Jay.

Title Origami sourcebook : beautiful projects and mythical characters : step by step / Jay Ansill ; photographs by Mark Hill.

Publication Info. Gloucester, MA : Quarry Books, [2004?]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Adult Non Fiction - FRPY-12  736.982 ANS    AVAILABLE
Description 176 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Basics -- Projects, home decor: Napkin cuffs -- Classic napkin folds -- Bird of paradise -- Pajarita -- Ingenious letter fold -- Star -- Crane -- Fancy dish -- Lotus box -- Picture frame -- Renaissance shopping bag -- Perching birds -- Tropical flowers -- Chalice -- Heart gift box -- Bowl -- Three-D greeting cards -- Modular folds -- Star system -- Projects, mythical dreatures: Ouroboros -- Paper bat -- Wizard and witch -- Winged dragon -- Gargoyle -- Daedalus -- Pegasus -- Flapping dragon -- Woodland elf -- Centaur -- Rearing dragon -- Shiva -- Unicorn -- Long-tailed dragon -- Cerberus -- Credits.
Summary Origami isn't just a paper craft; it is a way of life. This book brings to life the popular Japanese art of origami in objects that are both utilitarian and decorative. Readers will learn how to create an extraordinary range of useful and beautiful projects that are meant to be a part of everyday life. Striking photographs, precise illustrations, and easy-to-follow instructions lure both the beginner and the more seasoned origami artist into the pages and entice them with projects that require a minimum of time and effort. This book spans the entire range of origami subjects, including everything from magical creatures to home decor projects, such as dragons, wizards, paper flower arrangements, napkin rings, and more.
Subject Origami.
ISBN 1592530656 : $14.99

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