If you thought Origami was complicated, think again! The models in Paper Capers are all easy to make, and can be completed in very few stages. The different ways of paper folding are introduced gradually, so the reader becomes familiar with origami techniques in an easy way. Clear instructions in large type and bold, bright images make the pages inviting and accessable. A host of exciting projects are described including a talking crow puppet, a party mask, a friendship bracelet, a gift box, greetings cards, a desk tidy container and a whirly twirly! The emphasis on Paper Capers is on simplicity, imagination and FUN - a combination that will provide many hours of pleasure for every reader.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
a great introduction to origami... its step-by-step instructions make sure you donít get your papers in a twist. -- Funday Times, August 4, 2002About the Author:
Steve and Megumi Biddle are a husband and wife team who have made origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, their career. Steve took up origami as a hobby. The hobby became a passion and he has been teaching it to children and adults alike since 1976. His work has taken him to Europe, New York, Israel, Australia and Japan. It was whilst studying in Japan under the top Japanese origami masters that he met and married Megumi. Megumi has a Bachelor of Arts degree and has worked variously as a fashion designer and commercial designer. She is one of the foremost Japanese paper artists and her work has received many top awards in Japan and abroad. Steve and Megumi have taken their craft all over the country to schools, festivals and arts centres, and have designed for television (including many appearances on The Generation Game) and feature films. They present Origami as entertainment, art and education to young and old alike.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Red Fox 01/08/2002, 2002. Book Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780099432074
Book Description Red Fox 01/08/2002, 2002. Book Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780099432074
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002766943
Book Description Red Fox, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Paper Capers: My First Origami Book This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780099432074