Origami: the Art of Paper Folding                  

This origami resource center provides information about the art of paper folding. We provide links to diagrams, databases, book reviews, and ways to be a part of the paper folding community.




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money origami
Money Origami


origami star
Stars


origami boxes
Boxes


origami flowers
Folded Books


origami airplane
Paper Airplanes


origami star wars
Star Wars & Trek


origami butterfly
Butterflies


origami flowers
Roses & Flowers


origami jewelry
Origami Jewelry


origami for kids
Kids Crafts


CD covers
CD Covers


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Origami Wedding


easy origami
Easy Origami


origami dinosaur
Dinosaurs


origami birds
Origami Birds


paper cranes
Paper Cranes


origami fish
Fish


origami sea life
Sea Creatures


origami animals
Origami Animals

3D origami
Golden Venture Folding

modular origami
Modular Origami


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Books & Bookmarks


envelope
Envelopes & Letters


Easter origami
Palm Weaving


patriotic origami
4th July Origami


origami book review
Book Reviews


Halloween origami
Halloween Origami


origami ornaments
Ornaments


Christmas origami
Christmas Origami


origami trees
Trees


origami santa claus
Origami Santa


origami wreaths
Wreaths


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2014 Origami Calendars


Chinese new year
Chinese New Year


origami heart
Loopy Heart


origami heart
Lucky Hearts


origami heart
Weaved Heart


origami heart
Origami Hearts

candy wrapper origami
Candy Wrapper Origami

toilet paper origami
Toilet Paper Origami


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St Patrick's


Easter origami
Easter Origami


fathers day origami
Father's Day Crafts


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Fabric Folding


In Japanese, the word “ori” means “to fold” and the word “kami” means “paper”. So, “origami” means “to fold paper”. But there’s more to origami than its name. Where did it come from? Were the Japanese really the first people to fold paper? Why do we think of paper cranes when we think of origami? Who folds paper and why do we still do it? Click onto the links below to find the answers.




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