Origami Paper - Floating World Prints - 8 1/4" - 48 Sheets

Paper
$6.95
Current Stock:
SKU:
9780804843393
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
ISBN:
9780804843393
Format:
Loose Leaf Sheets
Date Published:
07/09/2013
Illustrations:
6 projects; 48 sheets of 2-sided color paper; 8-pp. booklet
Number of Pages:
Trim Size:
8 1/4 X 8 1/4

This pack contains 48 high-quality origami sheets printed with 8 different authentic Japanese woodblock prints.

Introducing unique sets of origami folding papers featuring details of traditional Ukiyo-e prints, carefully selected to add beauty and authenticity to your folded origami models and craft paper projects. The package includes folding sheets as well as an instructional booklet so that folders can started right away.

This origami paper pack includes:
  • 48 sheets of high-quality origami paper
  • Details from 8 classic Japanese ukiyo-e prints
  • Double-sided color
  • Large 8 1/4'' squares
  • Origami basics and folding techniques
  • Instructions for 6 easy origami projects

Beautiful Ukiyo-e prints ("pictures of the floating world") boast flowing outlines and colorful forms. The process of creating Ukiyo-e artwork was a painstaking collaboration between artist, carver, printer and publisher. These treasured prints are traditionally characterized by depictions of carefree urban pleasures and scenes from the natural world.

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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