Recent Articles

Welcome to The Fold, the online magazine of OrigamiUSA! On this page you will find articles about folding in general, design, techniques, and, of course, diagrams! We hope you enjoy the magazine. Articles are added over the course of each 2-month issue, so check back regularly or subscribe to our RSS feed. Select any keyword in the menu to see all articles with that keyword, or see here for a pictorial listing of all diagrams.

by Krystyna Burczyk and Wojtek Burczyk
Musings on art, kitsch, mathematics and the creative process. And lots of diagrams.
by Krystyna Burczyk and Wojtek Burczyk
The second part of an article about Krystyna Burczyk’s creative process with more diagrams to download.
A lovely, simple and functional design by Nick’s friend Doris Lauinger.
Each of the modules for this star requires just five folds.
A two-piece icosahedron that’s a gift box and an ornament.
OrigamiUSA members please sign in to access this article.
A one-on-one regatta in a simple origami model.
A ghost for summer folding that was designed on Valentine’s Day.
by Gay Merrill Gross
Laura Kruskal gave the author a precious set of hina dolls, which led to this story.
by Theodore Pomeroy
Thoughts on some of the early origami books in the author’s collection and more.
OrigamiUSA members please sign in to access this article.
by Sebastien Limet
One of a series of designs that Sebastien Limet created from surgical masks.