A book review for the book in the Passion Origami series, "Spirits of Origami".
In this special paper review Giang Dinh, Beth Johnson and Robert Lang share their favorite paper for some of their designs.
A hex-pleated design for a long-legged katydid with some discussion of the design principles.
Giang Dinh applies his trademark minimalist style to create a hippo.
The fourth installment of a series reviewing types of paper for folding. This article reviews printing paper, probably the most widely available paper out there.
I compare super-thin insect papers from the grand masters of Origamido Studio and the newcomers from Columbus, Ohio: Paper Circle, and their new "O-gami" brand of handmade paper to fold a demanding spider (CP provided as well).
The third installment of a series reviewing types of paper for folding. This article reviews Japanese Foil paper, which is especially suitable for more advanced folds, such as insects.
A review of a book which pays tribute to the inspiring and unrivaled legacy of one of origami's greatest masters.
The second installment of a series reviewing types of paper for folding. This article reviews Tant paper which may be the most versatile paper for Origami uses.
Just in time for the holidays, a heart angel from Giang Dinh.
What started with a simple question and a list of paper properties, has become an extensive project - a long, exploratory journey discovering paper. Please enjoy our first Paper Review!