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At Convention 2002 Leyla Torres (VT) taught a Santa puppet she created by painting part of her hand and adding an origami hat and boots. (Feature photo essays on pages 8-10.) Photo by Susan Dugan.


  • Photo Essay: American the Beautiful: Convention Pride
  • Convention 2002 Highlights
  • Photo Essay: Convention Gallery
  • Photo Essay: Convention Faces
  • Annual Collection by Marc Kirschenbaum
  • Do You Speak Origami? by Gay Merrill Gross and Nick Robinson


  • From the Home-Office
    • Passing the Torch by Jean Baden-Gillette
    • OrigamiUSA's New Board of Directors
    • OrigamiUSA Committee Listing
  • From Our Members
    • Regional Group News compiled by Lori Gregory
    • International Group News compiled by Tricia Tait
    • Member Stories
    • Tips & Techniques compiled by Gay Merrill Gross
    • Origami Sightings compiled by Janet Hamilton
  • Regional Groups Listing
  • International Groups Listing
  • The Bulletin Board
    • Book Reviews - Gay Merrill Gross, editor:
      • Dollar Bill Animals in Origami: The National Origami Treasury by John Montroll; reviewed by Deborah Pun (NY)
      • Origami: The Complete Guide to the Art of Paperfolding by Rick Beech; reviewed by Elsa Chen (MA)
    • The Origami Source
    • 2002-2003 Global Events Calendar


  • Hanging Pocket by Mette Pederson (NC)
  • Dragon by John Szinger (NY)