Essential Origami: Paper block plus 64-page book (Paperback)
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Discover the calming art of Japanese papercraft with Essential Origami, a pack which includes a 64-page book and 250 sheets of origami paper.
Origami is known to have therapeutic effects: the focus required for the folds naturally encourages a state of mindfulness, while completing a model brings a sense of joy and satisfaction. This collection of 15 projects will introduce you to this healing, creative craft. The 64-page book guides you through basic folding techniques and then provides clear, step-by-step instructions to make the projects, which include a box, starfish, tree, flower basket, and boat—all beautiful creations for your own home or to give as gifts. The paper block provides 250 sheets of traditional origami paper, including a range of stunning patterns, so you can begin making beautiful projects straight away.
About the Author
Mari Ono is an expert in origami and all forms of papercrafts. Born in Japan, she has lived in the United Kingdom for many years with her artist husband, Takumasa, where they both work to promote Japanese arts and crafts. Her previous books include the bestselling Origami for Children, as well as Origami Farm, How to Make Paper Planes, Dinogami, Wild and Wonderful Origami, and Origami for Mindfulness, all published by CICO Books.