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Origami helps Syrian refugee find purpose in exile.

Thomson Reuters Foundation - Apr 19, 2017
I find origami indescribably interesting,? says the 26-year-old from Dara?a in southern Syria. ?It allows you to make something from nothing, and for me it relieves my stress and releases all the negative energy. It is better than a stress ball.? At ...

Unique Japanese Vending Machine Dispenses Origami

Nerdist - Apr 15, 2017
That's because every time I hear about something new and unusual from the Land of the Rising Sun, I have no clue how or why it came to be, but I'm always really excited that it exists, like this unique origami vending machine. We came across this ...

Indians use origami to get a closer look at 'beauty'

The Hindu - Apr 15, 2017
The highly miniaturised sensor engineering and the “origami chip-on sensor” design of the readout chip, which improves the signal to noise ratio, are novel and highly complex aspects. The strips from one side of the silicon microstrip sensors are first ...

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Origami books

Easy Origami over 30 simple projects

by: John Montroll
Here is a collection of 32 simple projects for novice origami hobbyists — clearly illustrated and with easy-to-follow instructions that even beginning papercrafters can follow with success. Subjects range from an ultra-simple hat, cup, and pinwheel to the more challenging (but still unintimidating) penguin, pelican, and piano.
Also included are the figures of a swan, lantern, cicada, pigeon, fox, rabbit, and other popular origami subjects. With the successful completion of these projects, origami hobbyists will be well on their way to mastering a fascinating art that's as old as the invention of paper itself.
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Star Wars Origami: 36 Amazing Paper-folding Projects from a Galaxy Far, Far Away....

Kids love origami—and what could be cooler than transforming a piece of paper into Boba Fett, Princess Leia, Yoda, or R2-D2? And not just any paper, but custom-designed paper illustrated with art from the movies. Star Wars® Origami marries the fun of paper folding with the obsession of Star Wars. Like The Joy of Origami and Origami on the Go, this book puts an original spin on an ancient art. And like Star Wars® Scanimation® and Star Wars® Fandex®, it’s a fresh take on .
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Origami Paper - Kaleidoscope Patterns - 6" - 96 Sheets:

This pack contains 96 high-quality origami sheets printed with 8 colorfully wild kaleidoscope patterns.

These striking patterns were chosen to enhance the creative work of origami artists and paper crafters. There's enough paper here to assemble amazing modular origami sculptures, distribute to students for a class project, or put to a multitude of other creative uses.

This origami paper pack includes:
  • 96 sheets of high-quality origami paper
  • 8 colorful kaleidoscope designs and patterns.
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    My First Origami Kit:

    by: Joel Stern
    **Winner of Creative Child Magazine 2015 Preferred Choice Award**

    Children and beginners can make fun and simple origami projects with this great origami kit.

    My First Origami Kit is the perfect, affordable introductory kit for kids and parents to learn and master the joys of origami together. If you've never done origami before, My First Origami Kit is a great origami kit for beginners. It is filled with origami of all kinds—birds, beasts, vehicles, even a teddy bear that talks when you open and close its arms.
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    Origami: Heart Box & Envelope

    Videos with instructions in English: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBuR_wjBZR36lE_GetuO3bHRA5NMH7_wF . Heart envelope that opens like a box!

    How To Make an Origami Magic Rose Cube (Valerie Vann)

    How to make an Origami Magic Rose Cube. This is a cube that can be transformed into a rose with a few simple moves. The model is designed by Valerie Vann ...

    Origami Fireworks (Yami Yamauchi) - remake

    How to fold the origami Fireworks Designed by Yami Yamauchi (http://yamis-origami.com/) Presented here by Jo Nakashima with permission of the creator ...

    How To Make A Origami Paper Diamond Easy-DIY Simple Origami Diamond Tutorial

    How To Make A Origami Paper Diamond Easy-DIY Simple Origami Diamond Tutorial Follow the video tutorial step by step to fold a origami paper diamond.

    Origami: Crane [tutorial]

    How to fold a paper crane severity: low intermediate.