3D Origami Art

Author: Jun Mitani

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1498765351

Category: Mathematics

Page: 114

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Easily Create Origami with Curved Folds and Surfaces Origami—making shapes only through folding—reveals a fascinating area of geometry woven with a variety of representations. The world of origami has progressed dramatically since the advent of computer programs to perform the necessary computations for origami design. 3D Origami Art presents the design methods underlying 3D creations derived from computation. It includes numerous photos and design drawings called crease patterns, which are available for download on the author’s website. Through the book’s clear figures and descriptions, readers can easily create geometric 3D structures out of a set of lines and curves drawn on a 2D plane. The author uses various shapes of sheets such as rectangles and regular polygons, instead of square paper, to create the origami. Many of the origami creations have a 3D structure composed of curved surfaces, and some of them have complicated forms. However, the background theory underlying all the creations is very simple. The author shows how different origami forms are designed from a common theory.
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3D Origami Fun!

25 Fantastic, Foldable Paper Projects

Author: Stephanie Martyn

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 144059032X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

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Imaginative 3D origami projects that anyone can make! Do you love the art of paper folding? Well, your favorite pastime goes 3D in this origami guide! Inspired by the kawaii style everyone loves, 3D Origami Fun! shows you how to up your paper-folding game with twenty-five spectacular projects. From cupcakes to butterflies to sea turtles, each page features detailed explanations and step-by-step photos for constructing eye-catching sculptures using basic folds and origami pieces. Whether you're new to paper crafts or a seasoned pro, this book will teach you how to build a variety of impressive 3D origami projects. So take out your paper, flex your fingers, and get ready to create dozens of fun origami projects you won't find anywhere else!
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Origami Art

15 Exquisite Folded Paper Designs from the Origamido Studio: Intermediate and Advanced Projects: Origami Book with 15 Projects

Author: Michael G. Lafosse,Richard L. Alexander

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462904947

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

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Fold advanced origami projects with this beautiful origami book. From the Origamido Studio, world renowned origami artists Michael G. LaFosse and Richard L. Alexander introduce a unique collection of origami paper craft projects. Origami Art features folding instructions for complex 3D origami models. These featured origami projects will amaze and astound paper folders with their intricate and lifelike qualities. Also featured within this origami book are articles on paper selection and preparation for each project, advanced techniques, such as "wetfolding" and compound origami plant design and construction. LaFosse and Alexander embrace every aspect of this fascinating art form and present it brilliantly for advanced paper folders and the artist in us all. While knowledge of some basic folds are needed, the clear, expert instructions allow readers to learn origami at a very high level, without requiring a great deal of previous origami knowledge or experience. This origami book contains: 144 pages of full-color Advanced origami folding techniques and tips Clear, step-by-step instructions 15 signature origami projects If you're eager to dive into a premium collection of challenging origami designs, then this exciting paper folding guide is for you! LaFosse's expert instructions will step you through the creation of origami masterpieces that are beautiful to behold and make wonderful gifts. Origami art projects include: American Alligator Pond Turtles Monk Seal Malaysian Birdwing Butterfly Munich Orchid And many more…
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Twists, Tilings, and Tessellations

Mathematical Methods for Geometric Origami

Author: Robert J. Lang

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1439873585

Category: Mathematics

Page: 756

View: 7511

Twists, Tilings, and Tessellation describes the underlying principles and mathematics of the broad and exciting field of abstract and mathematical origami, most notably the field of origami tessellations. It contains folding instructions, underlying principles, mathematical concepts, and many beautiful photos of the latest work in this fast-expanding field.
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Curved-folding Origami Design

Author: Jun Mitani

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780367180256

Category: Folds (Form)

Page: 102

View: 785

The origami introduced in this book is based on simple techniques. Some were previously known by origami artists and some were discovered by the author. Curved-Folding Origami Design shows a way to explore new area of origami composed of curved folds. Each technique is introduced in a step-by-step fashion, followed by some beautiful artwork examples. A commentary explaining the theory behind the technique is placed at the end of each chapter. Features Explains the techniques for designing curved-folding origami in seven chapters Contains many illustrations and photos (over 140 figures), with simple instructions Contains photos of 24 beautiful origami artworks, as well as their crease patterns Some basic theories behind the techniques are introduced
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Advanced Origami

An Artist's Guide to Performances in Paper: Origami Book with 15 Challenging Projects

Author: Michael G. LaFosse

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462905501

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

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Take your paper folding to an advanced level with this user-friendly origami book. From shimmering hummingbirds to magnificent bats, from a stunning panther mask to graceful sea turtles, Michael G. LaFosse's complex and beautiful origami projects are well known around the world. Focusing on models from nature, Advanced Origami provides unparalleled instruction on how to create master-class level 3D origami paper folding projects. The origami designs are challenging—they require some folding experience—but the results are more origami art than craft. Paper folders will create projects that can be displayed or given as gifts. Sophisticated origami or paper crafts fans will appreciate the unique origami designs along with complete detailed instructions and easy-to-follow color photos and diagrams. Advanced Origami also features information on paper selection and preparation, advance techniques such as "wet folding" and making your own paper. This origami book contains: 128 page, full-color book 15 original and challenging projects Step-by-step instructions Colorful diagrams and photographs Advanced techniques and tips In recent years origami has evolved beyond simple folding and creasing into a true art form akin to sculpture. For those seeking to learn origami at such a level, Advanced Origami provides all the essential information and techniques. Soon you will be able to design and fold your own origami sculptures! Origami projects include: North American Cardinal Koi Fish Origamido Butterfly Pond Frog And many more…
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Beginning Origami

Yes, You Can Do This

Author: Pamela L. Wieten

Publisher: Dorrance Publishing

ISBN: 0805978437

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 14

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This step-by-step guide combines traditional origami with environmentally friendly concepts.
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Orimoto

Faltkunst für Bücherfreunde

Author: Dominik Meißner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783772475993

Category:

Page: 144

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Stoff-Manipulation

150 kreative Nähtechniken

Author: Ruth Singer

Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH

ISBN: 3830709110

Category: Architecture

Page: 176

View: 7329

Kein Stoff gleicht dem anderen und daher sind auch beim Nähen kreative Verarbeitungsmöglichkeiten gefragt: Die vielfach prämierte Autorin Ruth Singer lädt mit diesem Band zum Experimentieren ein und gibt ihre langjährige Erfahrung weiter. Die vorgestellten Grundtechniken für spannende Raffungen, raffinierte Applikationen oder dekorative Falten sollen dazu anregen, neue Kombinationen zu wagen und auch ungewöhnliche Wege in der Verarbeitung zu gehen. Ob Quilten oder Smoken der Fantasie sind keine Grenzen gesetzt und die Umsetzung der 150 hier präsentierten Techniken aufgrund der präzisen Erläuterungen ein Leichtes.
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Origami Animal Sculpture

Paper Folding Inspired by Nature: Fold and Display Intermediate to Advanced Origami Art: Origami Book with Downloadable Video

Author: John Szinger

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462914152

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Fold and display papercraft works of art with this intermediate to advanced origami book. Adirondack animals, cephalopods and arctic marine mammals are just a few of the realistic and elegant origami models you'll be able to fold with this unique book. Origami Animal Sculpture offers a refreshing take on the endlessly fascinating field of animal origami paper folding. In this book, folders will find beautiful photos, clear directions and streamable or downloadable video that make the creatures in this new collection a joy to fold and display. Author John Szinger has put together expressive lifelike 3D origami with intermediate-to-advanced models of unusual animals and related objects. This origami book contains: 128 page, full-color book 22 original origami models Step-by-step instructions Colorful diagrams and photographs Origami folders will find that the sculptures they create are customized to exhibit the subjects' personality and attitude. Szinger's attention to detail is the hallmark of his work. He's been folding paper for most of his life, starting with paper airplanes at a young age. He devoured origami books at his local library and soon began experimenting with his own designs. Ten years ago, Szinger came back to origami after a long hiatus and began attending conventions, where he met other dedicated folders and was inspired to create his own original models. From these encounters, he began folding origami pieces for personal enjoyment, and to share with other origami makers. Origami models include: Foxy Fox Brown Bear Octopus Giant Squid Bull Walrus Elephant Seal Narwhal Inchworm Butterfly And many more!
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Origami${}^6$: II. Technology, Art, Education

Author: Koryo Miura,Toshikazu Kawasaki,Tomohiro Tachi,Ryuhei Uehara,Robert J. Lang,Patsy Wang-Iverson

Publisher: American Mathematical Soc.

ISBN: 1470418762

Category: Origami

Page: 376

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is a unique collection of papers illustrating the connections between origami and a wide range of fields. The papers compiled in this two-part set were presented at the 6th International Meeting on Origami Science, Mathematics and Education (10-13 August 2014, Tokyo, Japan). They display the creative melding of origami (or, more broadly, folding) with fields ranging from cell biology to space exploration, from education to kinematics, from abstract mathematical laws to the artistic and aesthetics of sculptural design. This two-part book contains papers accessible to a wide audience, including those interested in art, design, history, and education and researchers interested in the connections between origami and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Part 2 focuses on the connections of origami to education and more applied areas of science: engineering, physics, architecture, industrial design, and other artistic fields that go well beyond the usual folded paper.
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3-D Geometric Origami

Author: Rona Gurkewitz,Bennett Arnstein

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486135608

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

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Innovative, challenging book provides instructions, diagrams for creating polyhedra models — from the relatively simple tetrahedron to the mind-boggling truncated hexadecahedron.
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Technology Enhanced Learning: Quality of Teaching and Educational Reform

1st International Conference, TECH-EDUCATION 2010, Athens, Greece, May 19-21, 2010. Proceedings

Author: Miltiadis D. Lytras,Patricia Ordonez De Pablos,David Avison,Janice Sipior,Qun Jin,Walter Leal Filho,Lorna Uden,Michael Thomas,Sara Cervai,David G. Horner

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3642131654

Category: Computers

Page: 697

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It is a great pleasure to share with you the Springer CCIS proceedings of the First International Conference on Reforming Education, Quality of Teaching and Technology-Enhanced Learning: Learning Technologies, Quality of Education, Educational Systems, Evaluation, Pedagogies––TECH-EDUCATION 2010, Which was a part of the World Summit on the Knowledge Society Conference Series. TECH-EDUCATION 2010 was a bold effort aiming to foster a debate on the global need in our times to invest in education. The topics of the conference dealt with six general pillars: Track 1. Quality of Education––A new Vision Track 2. Technology-Enhanced Learning––Learning Technologies––Personalization-E-learning Track 3. Educational Strategies Track 4. Collaborative/ Constructive/ Pedagogical/ Didactical Approaches Track 5. Formal/ Informal/ and Life–Long Learning Perspectives Track 6. Contribution of Education to Sustainable Development Within this general context the Program Committee of the conference invited contributions that fall in to the following list of topics. Track 1: Quality of the Education––A new Vision • Teaching Methodologies and Case Studies • Reforms in Degrees • The European Educational Space • Academic Curricula Designs • Quality of Teaching and Learning • Quality and Academic Assessment • The School / University of the Future • Challenges for Higher Education in the 21st Century • New Managerial Models for Education • Financing the New Model for Education of the 21st Century • The Quality Milestones for Education of the 21st Century • Evaluation in Academia • The Role of Teachers • International Collaborations for Joint Programs/Degrees • Industry–Academia Synergies • Research Laboratories Management
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Modular Origami Paper Pack

350 Colorful Papers Perfect for Folding in 3D

Author: Michael G. LaFosse,Richard L. Alexander

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 1462915841

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 16

View: 9563

This paper pack contains 350 sheets of high-quality origami paper printed in 14 different colorful patterns. Modular origami is the art and technique of folding multiple sheets of paper and then combining and interlocking them to create a larger composite geometric model—the results are truly astounding! This origami paper pack includes: 350 sheets of high-quality origami paper A variety of sizes, colors and attractive designs A full-color instructional booklet Instructions for 6 easy origami projects Clear step-by-step instruction Easy-to-follow diagrams The individual modules are folded separately and then assembled to form larger constructions typically by inserting tabs into specially created pockets. Friction and tension between the tabs and pockets hold the models together so no scissors or glue are required—folders can start right immediately after opening the box! Modular Origami Paper Pack is great for any modular paper folder and for those who want to get started in crafting these eye-catching geometric origami models.
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3-D Art/techné

Author: Aline Chipman Brandauer

Publisher: Fresco Fine Arts Publications

ISBN: 9780974102351

Category: Art

Page: 213

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3-D art/techne the fourth title in the innovative New Mexico artist series, spotlights once again the art and artistic life in New Mexico today. 3-D art/techne explores the work of more than thirty artists based in New Mexico who use traditional skills in non-traditional ways or who use non-traditional materials in traditional ways. Recognizing that many people who work this way produce three-dimensional work, the book will focus on these who produce free-standing objects and those who may work on the wall but project out from it as well. Ranging from metal, wood, stone, clay and fiber to assemblage and glass, these works of art pose post-modern questions about modernist considerations of form and function. Over 200 full color images reflect the vigor and originality of artists whose work compares favorably with that being produced in major metropolitan art centers.
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Origami Kit For Dummies

Author: Nick Robinson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119996361

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 292

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Origami Kit For Dummies gives you all the material you need to get started in origami. Included in the kit is an expert guide book to origami, covering the different bases and techniques you need to create a huge variety of models. Illustrations and detailed instructions show you how to make 75 unique models, such as a frog, a settee, fantastic geometric shapes and even a festive Santa! There are also 25 sheets of 5x5" origami paper in five fun colours. So get folding, and show off your creations in style! Discover How To: * Get prepared to start folding * Understand the international language of origami * Fold all the basic bases * Source your paper * Design creations and draw your own diagrams About the author Nick Robinson is a professional origami artist, and has been "folding paper" for 25 years. He has been a member of the British Origami Society for over 20 years, and currently he edits their magazine, as well as maintaining their website.
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Origami 5

Fifth International Meeting of Origami Science, Mathematics, and Education

Author: Patsy Wang-Iverson,Robert J. Lang,Mark YIM

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 143987350X

Category: Mathematics

Page: 668

View: 2534

Origami5 continues in the excellent tradition of its four previous incarnations, documenting work presented at an extraordinary series of meetings that explored the connections between origami, mathematics, science, technology, education, and other academic fields. The fifth such meeting, 5OSME (July 13–17, 2010, Singapore Management University) followed the precedent previous meetings to explore the interdisciplinary connections between origami and the real world. This book begins with a section on origami history, art, and design. It is followed by sections on origami in education and origami science, engineering, and technology, and culminates with a section on origami mathematics—the pairing that inspired the original meeting. Within this one volume, you will find a broad selection of historical information, artists’ descriptions of their processes, various perspectives and approaches to the use of origami in education, mathematical tools for origami design, applications of folding in engineering and technology, as well as original and cutting-edge research on the mathematical underpinnings of origami.
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Thresholds

Design, Research, Education, and Practice, in the Space Between the Physical and the Virtual : Proceedings of the 2002 Annual Conference of the Association for Computer-Aided Design in Architecture, October 24-27, 2002, Department of Architecture, College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Author: George Proctor

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Architectural design

Page: 449

View: 1943

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