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ISBN-10: 1402717679

ISBN-13: 9781402717673

Edition: N/A

Authors: Soonboke Smith

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“High-quality color photographs do more than their share of explanation.”—Booklist From making the basic folds and forms to crafting exquisite little flower pots, frames, and pinwheels, this right-from-the-beginning question-and-answer guide explains everything you need to know about origami. Hundreds of close-up color photos follow each step in the process as pencil holders, miniature chairs and tables, and beautiful traditional cranes emerge from the paper. Find out what tools are needed to get started and the important terms and symbols. Try simple techniques for creating 7 projects, then go beyond the fundamentals and see how to construct 14 exquisite items that require slightly more…    
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Book details

List price: $9.95
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
Publication date: 8/1/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 112
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

How to use this book
Origami Basics
What do I need to get started?
What terms and symbols do I need to know?
How do I fold origami paper?
How do I make the basic folds and forms?
Basic Techniques
How can I use a simple model? Coaster
How can I make two projects from the same basic model? Paper Cup & Snack Cup
How do I make a heart shape? Paper Heart
How do I turn a model inside out? Cup Holder
How can I use the Mat Base form? Candy Cup
How can I use a paper place mat? Utensil Holder
How can I use the Ice Cream Base form? Flowerpot
Beyond the Basics
How do I make a box that is shaped like a bird? Swan Box
How do I make a triangular box? Tricolor Gift Box
How do I make a simple frame? Picture Frame
How can I use a round piece of paper? Dove
How can I build on the Mat Base form? Pen Holder
How do I make matching pieces? Chair & Table
How can I use the Twin Boat Base form? Pinwheel & Sailboat
How can I use the Triangle Pocket Base form? Barn
How can I use the Square Base form? Lily
How can I use the Crane Base form? Soonboke's Crane
How do I make an animated model? Flapping Crane
How can I use the Fish Base form? Seal
How can I use a rectangular piece of paper? Crayon
How do I make a square box? Gift Box
How do I make a large-scale project? Letter Holder
How do I fold two papers as one? Pine Tree
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Geoline Havener
Mary Jo Hiney
Soonboke Smith
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