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Origami bicycle

I have been ramping up my origami activity a bit recently, and wanted to make an origami bicycle for a friend. I tried to find instructions for one, but could only find references to two origami bike designs – and … Continue reading

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Origami at the Farmer’s Market

Yesterday I got a slightly last minute invitation to go teach origami at the Gloucester Farmer’s Market with Art Haven / Tag / The Hive.  Fortunately my schedule was pretty clear, so I was able to go! I had so … Continue reading

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Origami Nazgul

Designed by Jason Ku, published in Origami Tanteidan Magazine #129. Folded by me from one 12″ uncut sheet of foil paper. Here’s a photo that gives you a better sense of the scale of the model:   This is a … Continue reading

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Origami hippopotamus!

This happy hippo is folded from a single sheet of paper following diagrams found in John Montroll’s “African Animals in Origami“. John Montroll has published many books with a variety of topics. Two of his books – “Origami for the … Continue reading

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Origami goldfish

Another bit of fishy origami, on my last day of vacation away from Gloucester… This little goldfish is not as complicated as the horseshoe crab, but just as delightful to me.  It is designed by the same artist – Robert … Continue reading

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Origami horseshoe crab

At a cottage by the sea, I had to fold something appropriate! This is my first try at Robert Lang’s origami horseshoe crab. Folded from a single uncut sheet of foil paper.  It would be better with brown paper, but … Continue reading

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Origami Cats

A while ago I came up for a design for an origami cat:   Recently, a cat friend of mine named Neo (who lived with the family upstairs) died.  I wanted to give the bereaved family a cat in memory … Continue reading

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Origami hermit crab

Origami hermit crab, designed by Robert Lang and folded by me. – Matthew Green  

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Origami for kids at Art Haven and Theatre Camp for Kids at the YMCA

This Thursday (3:30-5PM) is the last origami class for kids this month at Art Haven!  The content and level of difficulty of the class is entirely flexible according to the needs and interests of those who sign up. So, for … Continue reading

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Origami class for kids at Art Haven tomorrow, 3:30PM

Tomorrow there is an an origami class for kids scheduled at Art Haven, 3:30-5PM! But no one has registered yet, so the content and level of difficulty of the class is entirely flexible according to the needs and interests of those … Continue reading

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Origami and Photography Workshops

I will be directing an origami workshop for kids at Art Haven and a digital photography workshop at The Hive this month! Here are descriptions of both. For pricing and additional details, see official websites (at the links provided). Origami … Continue reading

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Origami Jewelry

My first foray into origami jewelry! The convention is over now, so I will be back in Gloucester tonight, soon to turn some if the origami enthusiasm of the convention into more works of art! -Matthew Green

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Origami Dragonflies

I am making these origami dragonflies to make pins for a pin exchange at the origami convention tomorrow! I will continue with my posts on second-hand stores when I get back. – Matthew Green

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Dragons!

Getting ready to move, I came across a box of origami dragons I have folded… They are mostly my own designs.  They are restless waiting to go to their new home! – Fr. Matthew Green  

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We had fun last night at the origami class at The Hive!

I am working with Art Haven to organize a 4-week series of classes in July. I will post details as soon as we have them! – Fr. Matthew Green

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Origami class at The Hive tonight!

As previously announced, I will be teaching an origami class at the Hive tonight. I can tailor the content to the interests and needs of those present. We can do some nautically themed origami, including a variety of boats, and maybe … Continue reading

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Origami class at The Hive this Thursday!

As previously announced, I will be teaching an origami class at the Hive on Thursday. I will tailor the content to the interests and needs of those present. For instance, have you bought an origami book or kit for yourself or … Continue reading

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