Description - Origami Art by Michael G. LaFosse
"Origami Art" is a unique new collection of origami projects featuring folding instructions for 15 complex origami models. Intricate, compelling and often lifelike, LaFosse's origami projects amaze and astound. Included here are such wonders as the American Alligator, Pond Turtles, Monk Seal, Malaysian Birdwing Butterfly and the Munich Orchid, among others. Also featured are articles on paper selection and preparation for each project; advanced techniques, such as 'wetfolding' and compound origami plant design and construction. LaFosse embraces every aspect of this fascinating art form in his newest book and presents it brilliantly for advanced paper folders and the artist in us all.
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(279mm x 216mm x mm)
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Author Biography - Michael G. LaFosse
Michael G. LaFosse has been an origami artist for decades and is internationally regarded as a leading authority and master of the art. An avid teacher, LaFosse cofounded the Origamido Studio, a learning center and design studio dedicated to the art of origami and the only place in the world specializing in hand papermaking for the origami artist. The author of many books, kits, and videos relating to paperfolding and hand papermaking, LaFosse produces fine paper art and commercial designs for a variety of international clients. Michael's work has been shown in museums and galleries around the world. Richard L. Alexander co-founded Origamido Studio. Alexander has designed dozens of origami models and has taught hundreds of origami classes. A pioneer in video origami instruction, he has produced LaFosse's extensive series of origami lessons on video since 1992. He has produced much of the handmade Origamido paper featured in the works of dozens of origami masters and has designed several origami commercial and fine art exhibitions.