Fiery Dragon (Design by Kade Chan)

September 2, 2014 Dinosaurs & Dragons

Its been a long time since I folded dragons and this time I have attempted Kade Chan’s Fiery Dragon. This is my first attempt and I am quite pleased with it. I plan to fold my second rendition with metallic tissue paper so that it gives a better look when finished. This model depends a […]

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Origami Mandala Hanabi (Design by Nani Suwarni)

June 29, 2014 Links to news, diagrams, books

I came across this design while browsing through the Internet trying to decide what to fold today. These Mandalas are very pretty and look great when folded with patterned paper. Once can also decorate the finished Mandala with an embellishment in the center like a bead or a crystal and use a cord to make […]

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Clover Kusudama (Design by Maria Sinayskaya)

June 23, 2014 Instructional Videos

I folded a kusudama after a very long time and it took me about 4 hours in all to fold and assemble this design. The model itself looks complicated with the layered or frilly look but the individual units are pretty easy to fold once you’ve got the hang of it. I usually do not […]

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12 Point Flower Tower (Design by Chris K. Palmer)

June 19, 2014 Instructional Videos

This is one model which I have been trying to fold in the last few weeks. My first attempt failed miserably with me not being able to collapse the first layer itself. This is the tricky part since the paper simply refuses to stay put at times, when folding it all around. I gave this […]

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Origami Stars (Design by Enrica Dray)

May 25, 2014 Modular & Geometric

I folded these stars recently for a small function at home, in Goa, India. I was looking for delicate stars or flowers to fold and place around the table or on the wall and found these pretty stars designed by Enrica Dray. As for the function, there is a tradition in Goa where Our Lady […]

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