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Issue 31 (Winter 1988/89)

Issue Number
31
Issue Year
1988
Page Information
24 pages
Mailed
Mailed

Cover

Photo of Woodhull Hospital origami tree, under the direction of Bob Stack

Features

  • 'Tis the Season to Fold Paper! (Overview of origami Christmas trees, including a new moneyfolds decorated tree for Malcolm Forbes)
  • Thank You, Ted! (Ted Bond steps down as Editor of the newsletter)
  • Edgewise by Kathleen O'Regan
  • Bent Out of Shape
  • The Teacher's Teacher by Anna Lee Culp (4th grade class visits the Origami Center)
  • Akira Yoshizawa's Style by James M. Sakoda, reprinted from FOLD
  • Diagramming--Part I by Robert Lang
  • British Origami Society Convention by Jan Polish
  • Crossword by Douglas Schachnow

Departments

  • Exhibition Announcements:
    • Origami Holiday Tree at the American Museum
    • Origami By Children and the Exhibition in the Window at Japan Air Lines
    • Peace Tree at Cathedral of St. John the Divine
  • News from the Home Office
    • Lending Library; Monthly Folding Meetings; Convention Program '89; "Models By Members" published; Notice of Board Elections; Special Sessions; Folding Fund Fest
    • New Look for Membership Cards (Thanks to Shirley Goebel Christie for 10 years of hand-lettered cards)
  • News From Members
    • Items about Dave Brill; Milton Lederman; Harry Eagle; Stephen Weiss; Maria Susana Tanaka de Arashiro (Buenos Aires) by Thea Iervolino; Fourth Graders send 1,000 Cranes to both President Reagan and Premier Gorbachev; Eunice Lew; Cyril Tessier; florence Temko; Steve and Megumi Biddle visit the Home Office; Publication announced for The Complete Book of Origami by Robert Lang; Alice Gray in Discover Magazine; Brad Blumenthal on electronic mail correspondence; Carter Andrews and other brief stories.
  • News from Regional Groups
    • Reports from Western Massachusettes; PINE; cincinnati Origami Guild; San Diego group being formed.
    • List of Regional Groups and Meetings
  • Tips and Techniques
    • Self-healing cutting mats; Ultra Bright paper; Paper by the Pound
    • Paper, Paper Everywhere and Not a Sheet to Fold by Gay Merrill Gross

Diagrams

  • Dinosaur by Rachel Katz, diagrams and text by Mark Kennedy, adapted from the author's originals
  • Heart With Wings by Francois Ziegler, diagrams and text by Mark Kennedy, adapted from the author's originals
  • Bendagon by Craig Macdonald, diagrams by Carol Ann Wilk, text by Mark Kennedy

Issue 30 (Summer/Fall 1988)

Issue Number
30
Issue Year
1988
Page Information
24 pages
Mailed
Mailed

Cover

Two photos of the Convention's Hospitality Room

Features

  • Convention '88 Report
    • Notes on Akira Yoshizawa at Convention '88 by Craig Macdonald
    • An Open Letter...from Akira Yoshizawa, President, International Origami Center, translatedy by Emiko Kruckner
  • Bent Out of Shape by Joanne Ortman
  • Edgewise by Kathleen O'Regan
  • Diagramming Standardization (Panel Discussion Report, Convention 88') by Robert Lang; Panel: Dave Brill, David Shall, Alice Gray, John Montroll, Robert Lang, Akira Yoshizawa, Florence Temko and Carol Anne Wilk
  • Book Reviews by Mark Kennedy
    • The Best Paper Aircraft: New and Expanded! by Campbell Morris
    • Origami gli Insetti by Alfredo Giunta
    • Unit Origami, Book V: More Joyful Box Making by Tomoko Fuse
    • Origami Omibus: Paper Folding for Everybody by Kunihiko Kasahara
  • News from the Supply Center
  • Group Photograph: Convention '88

Departments

  • News from the Home Office
    • Special Sessions; Information of Copyright Laws; Origami By Children Announcement and Schedule; Monthly Folding Meeting
    • Letter from Michael Shall (retiring from position as Home Office Administrator)
    • Lending Library Opening (announcement)
  • News From Members
    • Louise Cooper, West Coast Origami Guild
    • Mark Kennedy organizing summer origami events
    • Frances and Sam Batt in Indonesia
    • Peter Engel article in Discover Magazine
    • Other News: Flypaper: The Journal of Folded Paper Flight; Milton Halpert; Mitchel Yoffe; Jerry Slocum
    • Folders' Forum: Aldo Putignano on folding with wallpaper. Della Sue on coating models with acrylic
  • News from Regional Groups
    • List of Regional Groups and Meetings
    • Reports: New Jersey Paper Shapers; PINE; Capital Folders; cincinnati Origami Guild; LIFE Second Annual Fold Fest; New Jersey Mini-Convention # 3
  • International News
    • Professor Narciso Sanches
    • The International Origami Center

Diagrams

  • Fourth Little Pig Built A House of Paper, with story, by Steve Vinik
  • Flapping Goose by Mark Bolitho, diagrams by Mark Kennedy
  • Swan by Narciso Sanchez, diagrams by Carol Ann Wilk, adapted from the authors diagrams
  • Modular Box by Lewis Simon, diagrams by Bennett Arnstein

Issue 29 (Spring 1988)

Issue Number
29
Issue Year
1988
Page Information
24 pages
Mailed
Mailed

Cover

Photograph of a Jack-in-the-box the height of a penny (model by Max Hulme, folded by deg farrelly)

Features

  • Ready, Set, Fold! Here Comes Convention '88 by Michael Shall
  • Edgewise by Kathleen O'Regan
  • Bent Out of Shape by Joanne Ortman
  • Diagramming Technique and Symbol Language: III. Technology to the Rescue by David Shall, with illustrations
  • Editorigami by Ted Bond, Editor
  • Origami Earrings by Alice Gray

Departments

  • News From the Home Office
    • Brochure Update
    • Letter from Alice Gray
    • Bulk Sale of Paper to Non-Profit Groups
    • Monthly Folding Meetings
    • Membership Update (1,292 members in April 1988)
  • News from Members
    • Origami, A Lifetime Experience
    • Office Origami: Toward a New Discipline by Lisa Galladay
    • Nationwide News from Brian Passalacqua, Ruthanne Bessman, Barbara Black and Emma Lampariello
    • Origamania (Origami at Tokeneka School, Darien, CT)
    • More News Notes (5 more brief stories)
  • Tips
    • Hung Up on Origami
    • Photocopy Capers by Don Sigal (Creating patterned folding paper using a photocopier)
    • Folders' Forum (Carol Ann Wilk method for ironing dollar bills)
  • News from Regional Groups
    • List of Regional Groups and Meetings
    • Reports from: Monmouth County NJ; Orange County Origami; Washington State Folders; Paperfolders In New England; West Coast Origami Guild and CHicago Area Origami Society
  • International News
    • Momotani Exhibit
    • VOF de Voyst (Professional origami team in the Netherlands)
    • Origami Collection (Mark Overmars)
    • Convention in Verona (Centro Diffusione Origami)

Diagrams

  • Fish by Milada Blahova
  • Mouse and Swan: Twin blow-up models by Patricia Crawford, diagrams and annotations by Alice Gray
  • Dollar Bill Box by Marc Kirschenbaum, diagrams and annotations by Mark Kennedy from the author's originals
  • Paper Folding Absractions, with article by Robin Moseley

Issue 28 (Winter 1988)

Issue Number
28
Issue Year
1988
Page Information
20 pages
Mailed
Mailed

Cover

Photograph of striped angelfish on Museum tree.

Features

  • Schools of Angelfish Visit the Museum, with list of all contributors
  • Edgewise by Kathleen O'Regan
  • Diagramming Technique and Symbol Language: II. Who Knows Best? by David Shall
  • Origami By Children (1987 List of contributors, their ages and models folded)
  • Book Reviews by Mark Kennedy
    • Complete Origami by Eric Kenneway
    • Fiori In Origami by Guido Gazzera
    • Origami Moderno by J.M. Sakoda (Modern Origami, translated into Italian)
    • Origami Animati by Franco Pavarin
    • Aerei Jet ed Astronavi di Carta Volanti by Franco Pavarin
    • Origami per tutti by Guido Gazzera
    • Invito All'Origami by Enio Capra
  • News From The Supply Center

Departments

  • Editorigami by Ted Bond, Editor
  • News From The Home Office
    • Come Forward And Share (Announcements for Convention 1988)
    • Shining Alice...Take Good Care (Get well wishes to Alice Gray, after heart surgery)
    • Hands On at the American Museum (1,000 Museum members attend 60 classes by Friends volunteers)
    • Cards Disappear As Membership Skyrockets.
    • Special Sessions (announcement)
    • Origami on the Rocks? (Origami in Sydney, Australia)
    • Monthly Folding Meeting
    • Thank You Don Shall and Barbara Hofer (Finishing one year effort; brought newsletter into computer age)
  • News From Members
    • The Davis Origami Man: Tom Vinik
    • Bugs In The System (Photo of insect models folded by Mark Kennedy)
    • Morigami by Norma Coblenz (Continued glossary of origami non-words)
    • From Twigs Grow Trees by Sherry Ringler (Annual Winter Bazaar, Springfield, OH)
    • Published! (Two origami stories by Gay Merrill Gross appear in The Family Storytelling Handbook)
  • News from Regional Origami Groups
    • Regional Groups and Meetings (List)
    • Reports From: New Jersey Mini-Convention; CHAOS; Ocali florida Folding; PINE; AASO
    • FOLD (A bi-monthly members only Amateur Press Alliance)
  • International News
    • Reports from Great Britain; Belgium (Marcus Cooman)
    • Obituary: Narciso Sanchez, President of Centro Latino de Origami (Peru)

Diagrams

  • Goose by Mark Kennedy
  • The Triangular Unit: For Tetrahedrons, Octahedrons and Icosahedrons by James M. Sakoda, annotations by Mark Kennedy
  • Easy Envelope Folds by Bob Roos
  • Bonbonniere by Francois Ziegler, diagrams and annotations by Mark Kennedy from the author's originals, 1987