Three Little Origami Pigs

Three Little Origami Pigs

“I’ll huff and I’ll puff and I’ll blow your house in” Well this is a Surprise…Yes, I am still here. It has been way too long since I wrote anything for this blog and I started 2019 intending to do much more folding and writing. Well,...

Fold an Origami Witch for Halloween

Fold an Origami Witch for Halloween

A witch ought never to be frightened in the darkest forest, Granny Weatherwax had once told her, because she should be sure in her soul that the most terrifying thing in the forest was her. Confused yet? It’s the middle of October...

A Christmas Origami Angelfish

A Christmas Origami Angelfish

Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach him how to fish, and he will sit in a boat and drink beer all day. Welcome Back!In my head, there is a tumultuous crowd cheering with delight right about now at the appearance of...

Origami Doves at Salisbury Cathedral

Origami Doves at Salisbury Cathedral

Peace is not something you wish for. It’s something you make, something you do, something you are, and something you give away. About Salisbury City of Doves Following successful installations at the Abbey of Dormition in Jerusalem, Heiliggeist Church in...

Origami Car: Test Drive Your Folding Skills

Origami Car: Test Drive Your Folding Skills

TOAD:  I want one of those. Maybe two or three of those. Yes, indeedy. That’s what I want. RAT: Toad, you don’t know how to drive. TOAD: I’ll learn. RAT: Toad, you don’t have a driving licence. TOAD: I don’t need one. RAT: Toad, you don’t know anything...

The Origami Pigeon Experiment

The Origami Pigeon Experiment

Some days you’re the pigeon, some days you’re the statue. Note: This post contains affiliate links, please see disclosure for more information. About the Origami Pigeons I had an idea. I’d fold a couple of different interpretations of the same subject, preferably...

A Beautiful Origami Vase That Anyone Can Fold

A Beautiful Origami Vase That Anyone Can Fold

Oracle: I'd ask you to sit down, but you're not going to anyway. And don't worry about the vase. Neo: What vase? [Neo looks around for a vase and knocks one over with his elbow. It falls and breaks] Oracle: That vase. Neo: I'm sorry. Oracle: I said don't worry about...

All Aboard the Origami Train

All Aboard the Origami Train

I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train. About Mooser’s Origami Train The Flying Scotsman, the most famous steam train in Britain came to Norwich just before Christmas and I remembered this model.  I’ve been...

10 Origami New Years Resolutions

10 Origami New Years Resolutions

New Year's Resolution: To tolerate fools more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up more of my time -James Agate   Looking Ahead We’ve reached the last week of the calendar, the diary is down to its last few pages, and so it’s time to start...

An Easy Traditional Origami Christmas Tree

An Easy Traditional Origami Christmas Tree

"I never thought it was such a bad little tree.  It's not bad at all, really.  Maybe it just needs a little love." -Linus Van Pelt, A Charlie Brown Christmas The Traditional Origami Paper Christmas Tree It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything and in the meantime,...

The Halloween Giveaway Winner is…

The Halloween Giveaway Winner is…

  The Origami for Halloween Giveaway Competition The Giveaway Competition for a signed copy of Origami for Halloween is over and the winner, picked at random by Anisa of Two Traveling Texans is…. Martina Dunne - at least, I think that's what your name is from the...

Origami for Halloween – and a free competition!

Origami for Halloween – and a free competition!

Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and cauldron bubble William Shakespeare, Macbeth   Origami for Halloween by Stephane Gigandet Stephane Gigandet has released his first book, just in time for Halloween! Origami for Halloween is a collection of models...