Origami Butterflies Mini Kit: Fold Up A Flutter Of Gorgeous Paper Wings!: Kit With Origami Book, 6 Fun Projects, 32 Origami Paper by Michael G. LafosseOrigami Butterflies Mini Kit: Fold Up A Flutter Of Gorgeous Paper Wings!: Kit With Origami Book, 6 Fun Projects, 32 Origami Paper by Michael G. Lafosse

Origami Butterflies Mini Kit: Fold Up A Flutter Of Gorgeous Paper Wings!: Kit With Origami Book, 6…

byMichael G. Lafosse, Richard L. Alexander

Hardcover | August 16, 2013

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Fold beautiful paper butterflies with this easy origami kit.Whimsical, exquisite and fragile, butterflies and moths have enchanted and inspired people for centuries. Origami Butterflies Mini Kit, presents six exclusive, all-new butterfly designs specially created with the paper crafts novice in mind. It contains everything you need to create a unique collection.This origami book contains: - 32 page, full-color book - 6 original designs - Step-by-step instructions - Colorful diagrams and pictures - 40, 5x5 inch origami papers - Instructional DVD - All videos are streamable or downloadable onlineThese elegant forms-each created from a single square sheet of paper without cutting or glue-showcase the versatility of the origami folding system. All are deceptively simple, yet provide a solid foundation for creative flights of fancy in the hands of an experienced folder. Clear step-by-step instructions show you how to make hundreds of different variations by making small adjustments to a few key paper folds! Whether dry-folded from recycled candy wrappers or wet-folded from expensive handmade papers, these designs exemplify the best aspects of the paper folder's art today.
Michael G. LaFosse has been an origami artist for decades and is considered a leading authority and master of the art. An avid teacher, LaFosse co-founded the Origamido Studio, a learning center and design studio that produces folded art and commercial designs for a variety of international clients. LaFosse was prominently featured in ...
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Title:Origami Butterflies Mini Kit: Fold Up A Flutter Of Gorgeous Paper Wings!: Kit With Origami Book, 6…Format:HardcoverDimensions:5.5 × 5.5 × 1.59 inPublished:August 16, 2013Publisher:Tuttle PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:4805312785

ISBN - 13:9784805312780

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The combination of butterflies, origami and Michael LaFosse cannot be anything but magical. I guarantee that this book will enchant you." -Guy Kawasaki, author of Enchantment and former Chief Evangelist at Apple "LaFosse and Alexander have built up an enviable reputation for producing top quality origami products, carefully and expertly crafted for folders of all levels. Their work is an inspiration." -Nick Robinson, author of Origami Kit For Dummies and World's Best Origami "These pages present a kaleidoscope of colorful origami butterflies. The authors uphold the philosophy of Akira Yoshizawa sensei, who opened LaFosse's eyes to origami's endless possibilities, which you can now also explore." -Dave Brill, former President of the British Origami Society, and author of Brilliant Origami "LaFosse and Alexander have observed and passionately captured the essence of the butterfly with their exceptional designs. These magnificent butterflies undergo their metamorphosis in the authors' hands." -Reiko Nishioka, Director of Education at the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens"Noted origami experts LaFosse and Alexander focus on folded-paper butterflies in this elegant how-to guide. After presenting the basic architecture for an origami butterfly, the authors provide a number of variations, most named after well-known origami enthusiasts. Fully illustrated step-by-step directions for each butterfly are included, and five hours of video instruction are provided on the enclosed DVDs."- Library Journal "You cannot go wrong with any book by these authors, much less with this delightful collection of origami butterflies!" - Origami Spirit "This compact kit contains the instructions and paper to make a kaleidoscope of butterflies! Origami master Michael LaFosse leads you clearly through the folding sequences of each butterfly. You cannot go wrong, book or DVD." - Handmade by Deb blog "All of the folds are very easy for kids, so the whole family can have fun making these fun Origami Butterflies." - Mom Does it All blog"