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Articles for keyword: complex

A book review for the book in the Passion Origami series, "Spirits of Origami".
by Vishwas Deval
Diagrams for an Indian emblem designed by Vishwas Deval.
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by Hans Dybkjær
This article tells the tale of the higher spheres of oranges and apples: How I got there, and how to make them.
by Clifford Jones
A progressive crease pattern for a box-pleated house with latticed windows by Clifford Jones.
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Diagrams for TIM the Beaver, the mascot of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, by alumna Michelle Fung class of 2013.
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Two 3D tessellations: a brick wall and an octahedral-tetrahedral truss network.
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Diagrams for a not-super-simple, not-super-complex dragon, seeking to find a middle ground in dragon complexity.
by Román Díaz
Román Díaz presents a thorough and engaging review of John Montroll's "Horses in Origami".
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This month's crease pattern folds a symmetric subject on an inherently unsymmetric base.
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A hex-pleated design for a long-legged katydid with some discussion of the design principles.
Reviewed by Ancella Simoes
It's every complex folder's dream: Over 30 path-breaking models by the talented Vietnam Origami Group published in a new collection by Nicolas Terry.
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A pleated cone sliced by multiple planes creates this geometric model reminiscent of a breaking wave.
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A rotationally symmetric geometric shape, folded from a hexagon, based on Jeannine Mosely's "Bud".
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by Cheng Chit Leong
Diagrams for a rose by Cheng Chit Leong, demonstrating the use of curved couplets in his designs.
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by Joshua Goutam
Joshua Goutam raises the bar with this two-color entry into the field of pelican designs.
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Design and folding instructions for one of the 54 polypolyhedra using dollar bills.
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Crease pattern and design notes for a complex asymmetric waterdragon.
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by H. T. Quyet
H. T. Quyet's fox design sets a new standard for this sly mammal.
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Explore hex pleating further with this long- and variable-length-legged spider design.
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by Andrew Hudson
Making a crease pattern takes less time than drawing a full diagram, but because of the technical difficulty, most folders don't like working with them. Here's some ideas about how to make things easier without spending dozens of hours on a full diagram.
Course information for an MIT graduate course in Geometric Folding Algorithms.
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by Quentin Trollip
Diagrams for a Giant Anteater by Quentin Trollip.
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by Andrew Hudson
Pureland Origami is used as the starting point for a discussion about realism and convention vs. simplicity and clarity in diagramming style
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Crease pattern, diagrams, and design notes for a convertible created for a car design challenge.
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by Robert J. Lang
This complex design, from a square, uses a mix of 30 and 22.5 degree symmetries.