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Origami or paper art is an intricate process that aims at creating a representation of an object through geometric folds and crease patterns. Learn to construct a variety of different objects out of paper with tips from an origami specialist in this free video series on paper folding.

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Origami or paper folding, is a form of visual representation defined by the folding of paper, which originated in Japan in the 1600s. Since then, this ancient art has become a popular hobby for many around the globe. Origami has been popular in the United States and England since the early 1900s, but did you know that the first published origami book, 'Hiden Senbazuru Orikata' (which translated to English means 'Secret of 1,000 Cranes Origami'), was published in 1797? Origami is regarded as a complicated and delicate art form, and in this free video series, a graphic design artist demonstrates how to use origami to fold pieces of paper into unique pieces of art. Some of the patterns and designs include paper drinking cups, hearts, penguins, dragons and flying birds, among others. With these origami folding instructions, a simple sheet of paper can quickly transform into a work of fine art. In this free video series on paper folding, origami specialist Robert Segundo demonstrates how to create a variety of different objects and animals through the art of paper folding. Segundo begins by explaining how to create a paper book cover, a paper snowflake, a paper bag and even Mexican paper flowers out of paper. He then uses his knowledge of origami to demonstrate how to create other objects, such as: a paper rocket, swan, rose, doll, football and even a Christmas tree. Watch these free videos and learn to create several items through the intricate art of paper folding today.

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  • How to Cut Shapes Out of Paper

    Cutting shapes out of paper is a fun way to explore art and build creativity. Learn to cut different shapes out of paper with tips from an origami specialist in… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Book Cover

    Make a simple paper book cover to protect books and hide secret literature. Create a book cover with tips from an origami specialist in this free video on paper art. Read More

  • How to Cut Out a Paper Snowflake

    Cutting paper snowflakes is a fun and creative way to formulate different artistic designs. Discover how to cut snowflakes out of paper with tips from an origami specialist in this… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Bag

    Making a bag out of paper is a quick way to create a unique and interesting carrying case. Create a paper bag with tips from an origami specialist in this… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Snowflake

    Creating paper snowflakes is a fun way to enjoy the Christmas holiday in warmer climates. Make paper snowflakes for around the house with tips from an origami specialist in this… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Rocket

    Creating a paper rocket is a fun and creative way to develop an artistic spaceship. Learn to create a paper rocket with tips from an origami specialist in this free… Read More

  • How to Fold Paper Roses

    Making roses out of paper is a fun and creative way to create a beautiful flower that won't die. Create paper roses with tips from an origami specialist in this… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Swan

    Making a swan out of paper is a fun way to learn the intricate art of origami. Construct a paper swan with tips from an origami specialist in this free… Read More

  • Steps to Make a Paper Rose

    Creating a paper rose out of tissue paper is a unique and creative way to learn the art of paper folding. Make a paper rose with tips from an origami… Read More

  • Making Paper Hibiscus Flowers

    Making a hibiscus flower out of paper is a wonderful way to learn the intricate art of paper folding. Construct a hibiscus flower out of paper with tips from an… Read More

  • How to Fold a Christmas Tree

    Creating a Christmas tree is a fun and unique way to decorate the house for the holidays. Construct a Christmas tree with tips from an origami specialist in this free… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Dragon Head

    Constructing a dragon head out of paper is a unique and creative way to learn the intricate art of paper folding. Make a paper dragon head with tips from an… Read More

  • How to Make a Diamond Pyramid

    Constructing a 3-D diamond pyramid is a fun way to learn the intricate art of paper folding. Create a diamond pyramid with tips from an origami specialist in this free… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Jet

    Constructing a jet out of paper is a creative way to learn the intricate art of paper folding. Make a paper jet with tips from an origami specialist in this… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Flying Loop

    Making a paper flying loop is an wonderful way to learn more about aerodynamics. Construct a paper flying loop with tips from an origami specialist in this free video on… Read More

  • How to Make a Paper Snapper

    Creating a paper snapper is a great way create a loud noise through the art of paper folding. Construct a paper snapper with tips from an origami specialist in this… Read More

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