The Simple Art of Japanese Papercrafts
35 Gift Ideas for Step-by-step Oriental StyleBook - 2006
The Art of Japanese Papercrafts reveals traditions of old-style beauty, charm, and delicacy that are the basis of the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. Tokyo designer Mari Ono presents top Japanese paper folding techniques, including origami and embellishments, in more than 30 easy-to-understand projects. Blending centuries of tradition with modern techniques, this delightful text gives readers the skills they need to create lastingly beautiful gifts and home accessories. Projects range from elegant greeting cards and table decorations to ingenious storage boxes and delicate paper lanterns.Inside you'll find foolproof step-by-step photographs, diagrams and templates to photocopy. With plenty of helpful tips and variations on projects, crafters will love making these beautiful oriental paper designs.
Publisher: [Great Britain] : Cico Books ; Cincinnati : Distributed to the trade and art markets in North America by North Light Books, 2006
Branch Call Number: 745.540952 Ono
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
Alternative Title: Japanese papercrafts