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A description of the history, expansion, and future of World Origami Days.
Diagrams for a \(60^\circ\) Modular Star by David Petty
This wave model is fun to fold and has a lot of math in it!
Diagrams for a heart variation based on a model by Edwin Corrie.
A pleated cone sliced by multiple planes creates this geometric model reminiscent of a breaking wave.
OrigamiUSA's 2011 Annual Collection included a peacock from Rikki Donachie made from a square. Here Rikki shares another peacock made from an A4 rectangle.
This paper presents a crease pattern for one-cut double happiness.
In this review we'll have a closer look at Kraft paper. If you are into complex folds, this might just be the perfect paper for your test folds.
A compilation of quotes from attendees of the 2011 Pacific Coast Origami Convention in Bellevue, Washington.
Diagrams for a classic puzzle, typically made of wood.
Diagrams for a bracelet that appears woven.
Paper folding exercises involving the golden section of a line, the golden rectangle, and the golden triangle provide interesting geometry-teaching supplements.
Diagrams for a Star of David from 6 units.
Andrew Hudson reports on the 15th Anniversary Origami Colombia Convention, November 11-14, in Cali, Colombia.