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Crease patterns are the pattern left on the paper when the model has been completely unfolded.

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Mind Blowing Modular Origami

You Too Can Fold Some of Byriah Loper’s Mind-Blowing Modular Origami

Disclaimer: Tuttle Publishing provided a free copy of this book for this review. I’ve always been a huge fan of Byriah Loper’s “mind-blowing” interlocking modular origami models. I always had no idea…

Halloween Origami

Wicked Awesome, 32 UnBOOlievable Halloween Origami Creations

Halloween is almost here so it's an excellent time to take a look and some more spooky origami. You can't have a Halloween themed post without a paper bat so we'll start off with this awesome one…

A Preview of My Upcoming Origami Book

A Preview of My Upcoming Origami Book, Available Soon!

There hasn't been a ton of activity on the site lately because for the past several months I've been living in a country with really slow Internet. Because of that I've been using my spare time to…

Origami Weapons and Armour

Origami Weapons and Armour You Could Almost Take Into Battle

In this post we're going to take a look at something new, origami weapons and armour. Believe it or not people have folded everything from swords to guns and a lot of these models are very…

Drawing Origami Tome 2

Drawing Origami Tome 2 is Out and it’s Full of Awesome Things to Fold

After 3 years of work Nicolas Terry has finally released his new book Drawing Origami Tome 2. The book features an impressive collection of 33 models to fold ranging from fairly easy to pretty…

Origami Sharks for Shark Awareness Day

Magnificent Origami Sharks to Celebrate Shark Awareness Day

Today, July 14th is Shark Awareness Day. Sharks can definitely be ferocious predators but they do get a bad reputation. Many people are scared of sharks but the truth is that they're way more…

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