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A new generation of creators is emerging, and their origami is from the other side of the sun. It is fresh, alternative, unique, not easy to understand, but has many layers of inner beauty. Here are ten questions, nine answers, and a single model to expose you to the inner side of Kurth Alexander!
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Christiane Bettens has created a simple ten-pointed modular star just in time for Christmas.
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This is a followup of my previous article, Pentakis Dodecahedron (Issue 35), featuring variation patterns. Mono paper such as copy paper or Tant is a must.
Francesco Mancini offers, in time for Halloween, diagrams for a Standing Jack.
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Diagrams for a simple modular from squares 4" or smaller. For larger constructions though, use paper of proportion \(5:3\sqrt{3}\), i.e., \(1:1.039\).
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Francesco Decio presents us with diagrams for La Cassettina Della Frutta (Nested Boxes), just in time for picking blueberries, blackberries, raspberries.
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Photo diagrams for a 30 unit modular with subtle curves by Aldos Marcell of Nicaragua. Assemblies with other number of units possible as well.
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Diagrams for a simple Sonobe type modular made from approximately 1:5 rectangles. This design is great for any leftover strips you may have amassed when sizing paper for other projects.
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Diagrams for a simple frog with a rather fancy behind!
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Diagrams for a Rabbit by Rob Snyder.
Better known as Gachepapier, David, the origami designer sheds some light on his true self and his creation process. As always, 10 questions with eight answers, as one of the answers is just another question.
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Diagrams for two holiday themed models by Rob Snyder.
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Ekaterina "Kate" Lukesheva, profiled in the November-December 2014 issue of The Fold offers us diagrams for another modular creation, Floramia.
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Diagrams for a 30 unit modular design.
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by Joseph Fleming
Diagrams for a winter holly designed by Joseph Fleming.
Diagrams for a peacock with color change, released in open access to celebrate the World Origami Days 2015.
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Diagrams for a simple 5 or 6 unit sturdy modular design.
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by Jean Baden-Gillette
Diagrams for the 2015 OrigamiUSA Holiday Gift.
by Nobuko Okabe
Nobuko Okabe offers us some more beautiful modular models she has created. She also discusses and acknowledges how different artists can create the same origami model.
Browsing on Facebook, I did a double take. It was origami, but I could see immediately it was a different type of origami than I am used to seeing. It was original, creative, and most of all, unique. I am glad to present to you Portuguese architect and talented origami creator: João Charrua.
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An up and coming origami artist, Ryan Dong offers a model of a simple pumpkin in time for Halloween.
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By Tammy Dong
Diagrams for two dollar bill fox variations designed by Tammy Dong.
by Vishakha Apte
A book review for "Money-Gami," a collection of money folds designed by Gay Merrill Gross.
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by Nguyen Quang Do Lisa
Diagrams for a heart with wings designed by Nguyen Quang Do Lisa.
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by Milind Oka
Diagrams for two more bird model, a sparrow and parrot, by Milind Oka.
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by Meenakshi Mukerji & Ittai Hacohen
The 3-unit Sonobe hexahedron (Toshie's Jewel) and the 12-unit Sonobe octahedral assembly are well known Sonobe constructions. But did you know that you can also construct the former with double the number of units, and the latter with half the number of units, i.e., both shapes from 6 units?
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Diagrams for a floral modular designed by Ekaterina Lukasheva.
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by Milind Oka
Diagrams for two water fowl models folded from squares, a swan and duck, by Milind Oka.
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Narong Krined
Diagrams for a beautiful 12 or 30 unit Sonobe Variation.
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by Joel Stern
Diagrams for a multi-sheet house designed by Joel Stern for use in developmental psychology.
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Diagrams for a beautiful 12 or 30 unit modular.
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Diagrams for a simple scorpion in preying position.
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Diagrams for a 30-unit modular design by Ekaterina Lukasheva.
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A quick and easy method of folding a heptagon by Jacques Justin and some related discussions. Francesco Mancini found the method in a pile of letters and notes that he inherited from Roberto Morassi's origami archive.
Diagrams for various decorative cubes based on Froebel designs applied to blintzed windmill bases.
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by Jean Baden-Gillette
Diagrams for the 2014 OrigamiUSA Holiday Gift.
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Diagrams for a 6 unit cube with hearts on all faces and two specially colored diagonally opposite vertices. 24-unit assemblies are possible and left as challenge.
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Diagrams for a 30-unit modular design by Ekaterina Lukasheva of Russia.
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Diagrams for a simple, eight-piece modular ring.
by Enrique Martinez
Here are diagrams for the easyphant. Not only do its ears flap, but it transforms into a flying swan. For the 2014 OrigamiUSA Convention Oversize Folding event, Easyphant was recognized as a model that "more than meets the eye."
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Diagrams for a 30 piece modular design by Natalia Romanenko of Moldova.
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Diagrams for a 30-unit modular design by Ekaterina Lukasheva of Russia.
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A sunk-side elbow design is used to create a variety of models: Star Block models in particular. This method has the potential for much creative work!
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by Irina Reutskaya
Diagrams for a 30-piece modular design by Irina Reutskaya of Russia.
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by Daniel Reutsky
Diagrams for a 30-piece modular design by Daniel Reutsky of Russia.
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by Linda Marlina
Diagrams for a wedding dress designed by Indonesian folder Linda Marlina.
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Diagrams for a 30-piece modular design by Maria Vakhrusheva of Russia.
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An article about folding images using large grids and hundreds of reverse folds.
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Diagrams and video for a 6 piece modular star by Maria Sinayskaya.
A lost shoe, a jar, a mysterious dog, an ugly cat, and the simplest Sudoku ever. Yes, it is a convention report. An Italian one. And yes, you've got to read it!
Diagrams for a dollar bulldog, one of Janessa's first creations.
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by Thomas E. Cooper
Diagrams for a simple pyramid model with variations, used for to help teach geometry.
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Diagrams for a 30 piece modular by Uniya Filonova of Russia.
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by Arnold Tubis
Arnold Tubis offers yet another dollar bill fold of George Washington, framed on both sides of the model using two dollar bills.
by Román Díaz
Román Díaz presents a thorough and engaging review of John Montroll's "Horses in Origami".
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by Arnold Tubis
A folding method for closed masu boxes from a single square, generalized to masu-like structures with regular polygonal bases.
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by Arnold Tubis
Diagrams are presented for a model of George Washington in a 'Star of David' hexagonal frame folded from four one-dollar bills.
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Diagrams for a low intermediate kitten by Jason Ku.
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Diagrams for a simplified color-change diamond playing card symbol by Meenakshi Mukerji.
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by Arnold Tubis
A tribute to the late Cyril Tessier (2003 Ranana Benjamin award winner), this article presents diagrams for a money fold of George Washington crossing the Delaware River.
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by Wayne Tanaka
Diagrams for a cormorant taking flight by Wayne Tanaka.
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Diagrams for a Valentine Heart Envelope to contain a letter or small present for that special someone.
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Another chapter in the origami puzzles series. This time you have to fit four Zs in a square box, but first you have to fold them!
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by Talo Kawasaki
Celebrate the Lunar New Year with Talo's "Happy Success Snake", aka H.S.S.
Simplicity is a virtue, and this swan is simple indeed.
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by Jane Rosemarin
Diagrams for mittens designed by Jane Rosemarin with an improved locking mechanism.
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Yet another rendering in paper of a wooden puzzle. Make four U-shaped units, and try to fit them into a box.
Learn how to fold the first in a series of many variations on a single star. This one has eight points, but you can achieve any number from 3 to 12 using this method.
by Talo Kawasaki and Sara Adams
This action model is great for Halloween - and it's a double action: the bat flaps its wings, and produces quite some noise!
Combining the way M. C. Escher used to signature his work of art and the Folds of Beauty, I present A to C from my complete rendition of A to Z font.
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by Miroslav Mrajca
Diagrams for a fox head designed by Czech designer Miroslav Mrajca.
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Diagrams for a 3D Double Star Puff Pyramid folded from a regular hexagon.
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by Arnold Tubis, John Andrisan, and Christopher Pooley
Part two in a series examining the mathematics behind the golden ratio in some geometric boxes.
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Diagrams for a boar by Vietnamese folder Đỗ Trí Khải.
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by Arnold Tubis and Carmen Sprung
Tubis and Sprung show that the same starting shapes used previously to create generalized masu boxes [Tubis and Pooley 2012] can be used to produce \(n\)-pointed 3D stars.
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Diagrams for a dustpan by Ronald Koh folded from a square.
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Learn to fold a family of modular units that can create a wide variety of deltahedra, polyhedra whose faces are equilateral triangles.
By Tanja Pott
Diagrams for a forsythia flower designed by Tanja Pott that can be assembled into decorative branches.
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by Leyla Torres
This article presents diagrams and a video for folding a pre-Colombian frog.
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Diagrams for a beaver, the mascot of MIT, designed by Brian Chan.
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by Arnold Tubis and Christopher Pooley
Tubis and Pooley explore \(n\)-sided generalizations of the masu and one of its many decorative-lids. Detailed video instructions are provided at the Origami Player site.
by Ilan Garibi
Can you cut paper with origami instead of scissors? While trying to design a 24 unit Stellated Octahedron, I got stuck with all the math involved and decided to make it simple - cut the intersected units by folding.
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Diagrams for a classic puzzle, typically made of wood.
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by Robert Orndorff
Diagrams for a bracelet that appears woven.
by Ilan Garibi
Diagrams for a Star of David from 6 units.
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Crease patterns and video for two modular tree units with variations.
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by Giang Dinh
Giang Dinh applies his trademark minimalist style to create a hippo.
This is a two steps project, for a lovely coffee table piece.
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by Andrew Hudson
Training in photography, painting, or other arts can be valuable when drawing diagram. Concepts of Color Theory, Composition, and Style are introduced with examples.
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by Robert Neale
Diagrams for Robert Neale's classic dragon!
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by Jeremy Shafer
If trying to fold Kawasaki's rose has left you with crumpled sheets of paper, then Jeremy Shafer's simpler but no less attractive rose is for you.
Diagrams for an elegant seven piece color-change modular.
Diagrams and video tutorial for a color-change box modular.
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by Winston Lee
Download PDF diagrams for folding this Palaeozoic armoured jawless fish.
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New diagrams for an early model.
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by José M. Herrera Bello
With just a few simple steps and some shaping to taste, you can fold an attractive duck.
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by Didier Piguel
Diagrams for Didier Piguel's Stardust, a star that can be transformed into an abstract yet expressive character.
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by Ryan MacDonell
Diagrams for a loon by Ryan MacDonell
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by Evan Zodl
Diagrams for a Fox Head by Evan Zodl
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by Noelia Avila
Diagrams for a Baby Penguin by Noelia Avila
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by Joshua Goutam
Diagrams for a Smiley Face by Joshua Goutam.
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by Davor Vinko
Diagrams for a Fish by Davor Vinko.
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by Tanja Pott
Diagrams for a Rat by Tanja Pott
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by Giang Dinh
Just in time for the holidays, a heart angel from Giang Dinh.