Origami Décor Series
Origami Kusudama Garden~ Delightful Paper Spheres ~
by Katrin and Yuri Shumakov
Publication Date: 2011/03/14
Product Format: e-Book (PDF)
Contents: 18 origami-designs
Size: 23 MB
ORIGAMI KUSUDAMA GARDEN is a book from Origami Décor Series by Oriland authors that will teach you step-by-step how to make beautiful floral paper spheres, called Kusudama, of their original design. Kusudama is a decorative paper ball usually made of several modules, folded from paper and then connected together to form an attractive sphere. The variety of the presented models will help you create the whole garden of the hanging Kusudama creations to decorate a special place where you live or work and create a unique magic atmosphere.
Do-It-Yourself – fold delightful kusudama models, originally designed by Katrin and Yuri Shumakov – Bellflowers Ball, Kusudama ‘Convallaria Dreaming’, Rose Sphere, Kusudama ‘Happy Sunflowers’, Kusudama ‘Moon Craters’, Kusudama ‘Nymphaea’, Kusudama ‘Lotus’ and its Lantern-like version, Cube Base, Kusudama 'Roses Charm', Kusudama 'Poppies Charm’, Kusudama 'Winter Fairytale', Kusudama 'Poinsettia', Mini Roses Cube , Ornate Sphere, Clover Sphere, Mini Roses Sphere and Floral Lantern. Play with colors and scales to make holiday decorations with these kusudama designs and bring a magical touch to any event!
There are 334 detailed step-by-step colorful diagrams with comments, placed on 84 pages that will guide you through folding the 18 original origami designs of the Oriland style. As a great addition this book offers authors’ article ‘Magic of Kusudama’, telling about Kusudama, shedding light on how they were used in the ancient Japan and how Kusudama designs keep their charm till now. The ‘Photo Gallery’ section shows you pictures of all designs presented in the book. The 'Origami Symbols' section is explaining international origami symbols to help you to read diagrams for folding. The models are ranging from simple to intermediate/complex level of folding and are good for the novice and the expert alike.
For your convenience, each article in this eBook (PDF file) is bookmarked for quick and easy access! Hope you will enjoy the book with all the presented designs, shown in every detail through vector and photo-diagrams. Happy folding!
Contents: Kusudama 'Bellflowers Ball', Kusudama ‘Convallaria Dreaming’, Rose Sphere, Kusudama ‘Happy Sunflowers’, Kusudama ‘Moon Craters’, Kusudama ‘Nymphaea’, Kusudama ‘Lotus’, Lantern-like Kusudama ‘Lotus’, Kusudama 'Cube Base ', Kusudama 'Roses Charm', Kusudama 'Poppies Charm’, Kusudama 'Winter Fairytale', Kusudama 'Poinsettia', Kusudama 'Mini Roses Cube', Ornate Sphere, Clover Sphere, Mini Roses Sphere, Kusudama 'Floral Lantern'.
Origami Kusudama Garden. Origami Décor Series. Copyright © 2011 by Katrin and Yuri Shumakov. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner whatsoever without written permission except in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles and reviews. For information, address info [at] oriland.com