This work is from the paper-folding series, Between the Folds, by Chilean born, London based artist Francisca Prieto.

This work is from the paper-folding series, Between the Folds, by Chilean born, London based artist Francisca Prieto.

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November 11 is Origami Day in Japan, where the paper crane has become a symbol of peace, but did you know that Origami isn’t an entirely Japanese invention? Ancient Japanese origami used cut or marked paper, and was first mentioned in a poem from 1680. In Europe 100 years later, German pedagogue Friedrich Fröbel taught …

November 11 is Origami Day in Japan, where the paper crane has become a symbol of peace, but did you know that Origami isn’t an entirely Japanese invention? Ancient Japanese origami used cut or marked paper, and was first mentioned in a poem from 1680. In Europe 100 years later, German pedagogue Friedrich Fröbel taught …

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As a paper artist, I am constantly experimenting with new ways to use origami that showcase the...

As a paper artist, I am constantly experimenting with new ways to use origami that showcase the...

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"Fold For Peace" in Japan by swiss designer, Anouk Vogel. According to ancient Japanese legend, anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes is granted a wish by a crane. Anouk Vogel uses a lack of color to catch the eye and to represent peace.

"Fold For Peace" in Japan by swiss designer, Anouk Vogel. According to ancient Japanese legend, anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes is granted a wish by a crane. Anouk Vogel uses a lack of color to catch the eye and to represent peace.

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There's a great documentary on Netflix, "Fold" that has heightened my appreciation for the art of folding.

There's a great documentary on Netflix, "Fold" that has heightened my appreciation for the art of folding.

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Origami Butterflies Pictures, Photos, and Images for Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Twitter

Origami Butterflies Pictures, Photos, and Images for Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, and Twitter

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