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If you ever have the opportunity to attend an origami convention, don’t miss that opportunity! I’m just back from another mega origami convention in New York City  (June 21-25, 2013).  And as always, it was delicious fun, fun, fun!! It is a delight for me to learn, to meet all those wonderful friends who love the [...]

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To celebrate the beginning of World Origami Days on this date, October 24th, I post twenty four memories and highlights from the First Origami Convention held in Rosario, Argentina and of my first visit ever to Buenos Aires and Rosario. Laura Azcoaga, a great expert on modular origami, met me at Ezeiza International Airport on [...]

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I believe that having fun is one of the secrets to a happy life. The annual Origami USA convention in New York City, held this year at St. John’s University, is always a fun and happy highlight of my year. This event is up to four days of entertainment, intellectual challenge, and an opportunity to share ideas and create [...]

Origami –Changing People’s Life for the Better thumbnail

Please reflect for a minute on this question: How has origami contributed to your life? How would you answer it? In the video shown here, I interview Sara Adams (Germany) at the 2015 OrigamiUSA convention, in New York City. During our conversation I asked Sara this very question. She responded eloquently and also answered other questions regarding her [...]

On this page you will find links to non instructional videos related to origami including: stop motion videos of festive origami happenings,visual journals of origami creativity,large-size origamiinterviews. These models are shared here with the spirit of joy and fun. For a list of all our video tutorials, visit our main VIDEOS page. VISUAL JOURNALS CONVENTIONS [...]

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Have you ever tried to fold your living room carpet… into an elephant? At the recent annual Origami USA convention I followed a team of four women who had a lot of fun folding a mega-size origami elephant while participating in the large-size paper folding competition –organized and hosted by Sok Song. The members of [...]

A Collection of Origami Books I Love and Recommend The following is a partial list of books in my personal library, accompanied with a description. I also included some books that I don’t own, but I am familiar with. This page contains affiliate links. Read my full disclosure here.The list is divided into seven categories: For [...]