Category Archives: Origami

Origami on the cover of Time Magazine!

They are using dollar bill origami on the cover of Time Magazine! Very simple, but effective. Unfortunately, the article it illustrates has nothing to do with origami.  They seem to have completely missed the fact that we just celebrated yesterday … Continue reading

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Dollar Bill Origami Schooner instructions

I was feeling inspired the other day to make instructions for one of my recent origami creations, a dollar bill schooner. The quickest method seemed to be a video, so I decided to go ahead and throw something together. It’s … Continue reading

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Origami Manger Scene almost done…

I’m a bit worried, though. I am making this to be sold or auctioned at the parish Christmas Fair, and I’m afraid people won’t know how to handle them.  The figures are actually very delicate: not like porcelain – they … Continue reading

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World Origami days: #17 – I’m Dreaming of an Origami Christmas

Despite the warm weather, it’s getting to be that time of year again…  In less than two weeks, my parish will have it’s annual Christmas Fair fundraiser.  I’m hoping to contribute some origami christmas decorations to the wares on sale! … Continue reading

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World Origami Days: day #? (I lost count…)

…and I’m too lazy to calculate tonight. Here’s a photo of another origami lobster, the difference from the last one being that this one is much simpler and less detailed, and is my own creation. The basic design of it … Continue reading

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World Origami Days, continued

Well, I still don’t have my laptop back, so I am blogging from my iPad. It works, but is not quite as easy as using the laptop in some ways. That’s why this blog was posted once before I was … Continue reading

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World Origami Days: day 4

Continuing with my resolution to fold and photograph at least one piece of origami a day during World Origami Days, here is a dragon I designed and folded:

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World Origami Days: day 3

Halloween is just around the corner! I was trying to find the diagrams to an origami jack-0-lantern that I used to make back when I was in high school, but I couldn’t, so I threw this one together based on … Continue reading

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World Origami Days: day 2

My model for Day 2 of World Origami Days!  Designed and folded by me, from one uncut 10″ square of typical origami paper, white on one side and gray on the other.  I’m still trying to nail down the design … Continue reading

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World Origami Days! – day 1

The days from October 24 to November 11 are World Origami Days (WOD)! I don’t know who made that decision, but I’m good with it. I don’t have much time to fold nowadays, but I love doing it. Maybe I’d … Continue reading

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