Snowflake from a Hexagon

Event
Convention 2021
This class is available online.
Local time
Monday, June 28, 2021, 3:00 pm4:00 pm EDT
Room
Room One
Level
Low Intermediate
Creator(s)
Toshikazu Kawasaki (snowflake), John Montroll (hexagon)
Teacher(s)
Annette Hatch

Fold a snowflake beginning with the creation of a hexagon from square paper. Opportunities for variations will be pointed out as they occur.

Bibliography

The Greatest Dream Origami (Snowflake) p.82-86 ISBN 978-4-255-00505-8
Origami and Math: Simple to Complex (Hexagon) p 13 ISBN 978-0-486-48886-8

Supplies

At least 6-inch (15 cm) kami will be great for this. Larger will be easier for less experienced folders. Fancier paper is certainly an option once the folds of the model are understood. Scissors will be needed but only for the creation of the hexagon.