Michael LaFosse's Origami Butterflies: Elegant Designs from by Michael G. LaFosse,Richard L. Alexander

By Michael G. LaFosse,Richard L. Alexander

Fold appealing papercraft butterflies with this straightforward origami book.

Whimsical, beautiful and fragile, butterflies and moths have enchanted and encouraged humans for hundreds of years. Origami artist Michael G. LaFosse isn't any exception. His unique butterfly paper-folding concepts are a dramatic new improvement in origami—which a few have hailed because the most crucial develop in origami because the first paper cranes seemed centuries in the past. 1000s of LaFosse butterflies were featured in exhibitions world wide and his iconic designs are actually eagerly sought and broadly imitated by means of folding fans everywhere.

Michael LaFosse's Origami Butterflies offers unique paper folding initiatives from LaFosse's vast butterfly and moth repertoire, together with all his own favorites. This assortment has many rarely-seen origami designs, and a number of other of the versions illustrate new technical and layout achievements made attainable through the creative "LaFosse Origami Butterfly Folding System." This intriguing new booklet represents the fruits of a life of designing and perfecting the artwork of origami butterflies. It comprises every little thing you want to create your personal exact assortment.

This origami publication contains

  • 112 web page, complete colour book
  • 26 unique designs
  • step by step instructions
  • colourful diagrams and pictures
  • complex paper folding options and tips

These stylish forms—each made from a unmarried sq. sheet of paper with no slicing or glue—showcase the flexibility of the origami folding procedure. All are deceptively easy, but supply an exceptional beginning for inventive flights of fancy within the palms of an skilled folder. transparent step by step directions make it easier to make actually 1000s of alternative adaptations through making small alterations to a couple key paper folds! no matter if dry-folded from recycled sweet wrappers or wet-folded from pricey hand-crafted papers, those designs exemplify the simplest elements of the paper folder's paintings today.

Origami butterflies include:

  • A Butterfly for Vanessa Gould
  • The Butterfly for Robert Lang
  • A Butterfly for Eric Joisel
  • A Swallowtail for man Kawasaki
  • The Boston Butterfly
  • The Mudarri Luna Moth

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