Origami Paper - Hokusai Prints - Large 8 1/4" - 48 Sheets

Paper
$6.95
Current Stock:
SKU:
9780804844536
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
ISBN:
9780804844536
Format:
Loose Leaf Sheets
Date Published:
02/25/2014
Illustrations:
48 double-sided full-color folding papers with instruction booklet
Number of Pages:
Trim Size:
8 1/4 X 8 1/4

This pack contains 48 high-quality origami sheets featuring 8 different authentic woodblock prints by the legendary artist Katsushika Hokusai.

Origami Paper Hokusai Prints will add beauty and authenticity to your folded origami models and papercraft projects.

This origami paper pack includes:
  • 48 sheets of high-quality origami paper
  • 8 authentic prints by Hokusai
  • Double-sided color
  • Large 8 1/4'' squares
  • Origami basics and folding techniques
  • Instructions for 6 easy origami projects
The famous Japanese artist, painter, and printmaker, Katsushika Hokusai (1760 - 1849), is best known for his woodblock print series, "Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji," from which this collection is drawn in part. The beautiful ukiyo-e prints ("pictures of the floating world") chosen for this paper pack boast flowing outlines and colorful forms.


About the Author:
The Tuttle Publishing Company was established in 1948 in Rutland, Vermont and Tokyo, Japan and is today regarded as a premier publisher and seller of books rooted in Asian culture, language and history.

Since its founding in 1948, Tuttle has published more than 6,000 books and today maintains an active backlist of around 2,000 titles.

Today, Tuttle publishes 150 new titles each year focusing on Asian languages, Asian food & cooking, gardening & flower arranging, crafts & origami, children's books, martial arts, Asian literature, games & graphic novels, Asian history & culture, health & fitness, self-help & Eastern religion, Asian art & collectibles, interior design & architecture, travel guides, maps, and business books.

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