Authors/Creators: Katrin and Yuri Shumakov
KUSUDAMA GARDEN is a book from Origami Décor Series by Oriland authors that will teach you step-by-step how to make beautiful floral paper spheres, called Kusudama, of their original design. Kusudama is a decorative paper ball usually made of several modules, folded from paper and then connected together to form an attractive sphere. The variety of the presented models will help you create the whole garden of the hanging Kusudama creations to decorate a special place where you live or work and create a unique magic atmosphere.
Do-It-Yourself – fold delightful kusudama models, originally designed by Katrin and Yuri Shumakov – Bellflowers Ball, Kusudama ‘Convallaria Dreaming’, Rose Sphere, Kusudama ‘Happy Sunflowers’, Kusudama ‘Moon Craters’, Kusudama ‘Nymphaea’, Kusudama ‘Lotus’ and its Lantern-like version, Cube Base, Kusudama 'Roses Charm', Kusudama 'Poppies Charm’, Kusudama 'Winter Fairytale', Kusudama 'Poinsettia', Mini Roses Cube , Ornate Sphere, Clover Sphere, Mini Roses Sphere and Floral Lantern. Play with colors and scales to make holiday decorations with these kusudama designs and bring a magical touch to any event!
There are 334 detailed step-by-step colorful diagrams with comments, placed on 81 pages that will guide you through folding the 18 original origami designs of the Oriland style. As a great addition this book offers authors’ article ‘Magic of Kusudama’, telling about Kusudama, shedding light on how they were used in the ancient Japan and how Kusudama designs keep their charm till now. The ‘Photo Gallery’ section shows you pictures of all designs presented in the book. The 'Origami Symbols' section is explaining international origami symbols to help you to read diagrams for folding. The models are ranging from simple to intermediate/complex level of folding as shown by stars in the book and are good for the novice and the expert alike. Happy folding!
Contents: Kusudama 'Bellflowers Ball', Kusudama ‘Convallaria Dreaming’, Rose Sphere, Kusudama ‘Happy Sunflowers’, Kusudama ‘Moon Craters’, Kusudama ‘Nymphaea’, Kusudama ‘Lotus’, Lantern-like Kusudama ‘Lotus’, Kusudama 'Cube Base ', Kusudama 'Roses Charm', Kusudama 'Poppies Charm’, Kusudama 'Winter Fairytale', Kusudama 'Poinsettia', Kusudama 'Mini Roses Cube', Ornate Sphere, Clover Sphere, Mini Roses Sphere, Kusudama 'Floral Lantern'.
Please, feel free to fold the origami designs presented in this eBook for your own personal amusement and to teach your friends, but please contact us for any desired commercial use.
Kusudama Garden. Origami Decor Series. Copyright © 2011 by Katrin and Yuri Shumakov. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner whatsoever without written permission except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles and reviews.
Product Format: e-Book (PDF)
Size: 16.0 MB
Publication Date: 2011/03/14