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The Origami Garden

Amazing Flowers, Leaves, Bugs, and Other Backyard Critters


St. Martin's Press
Available: 01/05/16
8.9 x 8.76 · 128 pages
CDN $26.99 · pb

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Ioana Stoian

Create your dream backyard with fascinating flowers, amazing animals, and inquisitive insects to fold in pretty patterned paper. The Origami Garden is a unique collection of forty charming designs including delightful flowers and foliage, cute animals, backyard critters, and dozens of other paper folding projects.
Ideal for beginners as well as more experienced practitioners, each cleverly designed pattern in this how to do origami book comes complete with detailed step-by-step artwork and flagged according to skill level. Learn how to fold traditional forms such as birds or butterflies, and contemporary designs like rabbits or ladybugs.
Included are twenty sheets of origami paper to help you plant the seeds of your origami garden, nurture your artistic paper folding talents, and watch them grow.

IOANA STOIAN is a young British-born artist with a passion for paper. Her love for hands-on arts and crafts led to a trip to Japan in 2006, where she discovered the world of papermaking and paper folding.