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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.
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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.
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by Sebastien Limet
One of a series of designs that Sebastien Limet created from surgical masks.
by Shriram Patki
A real bird whose mythological story goes back more than 1500 years.
An essay on the design possibilities of multiple blintzes.
by Patsy Wang-Iverson and Wendy Zeichner
A lovely e-book — free to download — of crowns and memories.
A “Hobbit”-worthy dragon to fold and a discourse on various blintzed bases and their usefulness.
by Linda Marlina Lookman
An orchid with a leaf to create an arrangement.
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by Wendy Zeichner
The late Linda Bogan’s favorite diagrams and recipes in an e-book for OrigamiUSA members.
A card that pops open to reveal a message of love and gratitude.
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by Mahyar Hosien Khani
A seven-unit modular ring with an interesting collapse.
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by Shriram Patki
A sitting dog based on an earlier elephant design by the creator.
Two models from India: a pastry for Holi (shown) and hands in a gesture of greeting.

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