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Origami to Astonish and Amuse By Jeremy Shafer

Origami to Astonish and Amuse

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This work shows the reader how to experiment with paper, from making simple folds to unique designs such as the Swiss Army knife that really opens up and includes two knives and a screwdriver, and the nail clippers that are amazingly realistic when made of foil paper
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Origami to Astonish and Amuse Summary

Origami to Astonish and Amuse by Jeremy Shafer

An original origami book featuring delightfully detailed designs from the incredibly simple exploding envelope, to the highly complex and hilarious "Man Swatter"

Imagine folding a piece of paper into nail clippers that really work, or a Swiss Army knife that actually opens, or a surfer on a wave that crashes when the surfer is slid forward. These are just a few of the amazing, interactive paper folding projects to be found in Jeremy Shafer's Origami to Astonish and Amuse.

Featuring hundreds of entertaining models and folding ideas, ranging from amazingly simple to ridiculously complex, this inspiring how to do origami book is a perfect fun arts and crafts book for creating toys and decorations the whole family can enjoy--a perfect gift book to jump start creativity!

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Origami to Astonish and Amuse Reviews

"A brilliant and bizarre take on art and life." --Peter Engel, author of Folding the Universe

About Jeremy Shafer

Jeremy Shafer has been folding for fifteen years and has created hundreds of original models, each folded from one piece of paper, without cutting. He has been published in major origami journals in the United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom, and has exhibited his work at seven OrigamiUSA conventions. He is a member of the Friends of Origami Center of America and is the editor of the BARF (Bay Area Rapid Folders) newsletter. He lives in Berkeley, California.

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Origami to Astonish and Amuse by Jeremy Shafer
Jeremy Shafer
Used - Like New
St Martin's Press
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins.