Authors/Creators: Yuri and Katrin Shumakov
ORILAND MAGIC STAR is a book from Action Origami Series by Oriland authors that will teach you how to create mesmerizing action models – fabulous variations of the one and only Oriland Magic Star!
The Magic Star is a star-like shaped polyhedral torus that can be rotated, so its approximated torus surface constantly transforms with sections squeezing in the centre and straightening at the ‘equator’, while you do see the changing pattern of folds and colours that has a mesmerizing effect!
Experience the mystery of Oriland Magic Star firsthand! Do-It-Yourself – fold these fantastic action models, originally designed by Yuri and Katrin Shumakov – 7-Point Magic Star (6 Strips, 2:8), Magic Star (6 Strips, 2:8), Magic Star (6 Strips, 2:9), Magic Star (12 Strips, 2:5), Magic Star (48 Squares) and One-Piece Magic Star.
As a good addition this book offers authors’ article ‘Mystery of Oriland Magic Star’, which will introduce you a story of this starry model with all its different variations and give practical advises as well. There are 360 detailed step-by-step colorful diagrams with extensive comments, placed on 89 pages that will guide you through folding the 6 original origami designs of the Oriland style. The ‘Photo Gallery’ section shows you pictures of all the designs presented in the book. The 'Origami Symbols' section is explaining international origami symbols to help you to read diagrams for folding. In each article, there are recommendations on paper size and indication to the model size resulting from the size of starting paper. The models are intermediate and complex level of folding as shown by stars in the book and are a good challenge for the experienced folder and the expert alike. Happy folding!
Contents: 7-Point Magic Star (6 Strips, 2:8), Magic Star (6 Strips, 2:8), Magic Star (6 Strips, 2:9), Magic Star (12 Strips, 2:5), Magic Star (48 Squares), Multi-Piece Magic Star Assembly, One-Piece Magic Star.
You may see Oriland Magic Star in action with the mesmerizing effect when it rotated in this video:
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.
Oriland Magic Star. Action Origami Series. Copyright © 2011 by Yuri and Katrin 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: 25.5 MB
Publication Date: 2011/11/21
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