Origami
A Paper Folding Art

Shailaja Sampat (131046)
Objectives
 I was amazed to see how a small piece of
paper can turn into creation by different
techniques of Origami. I d...
What is Origami ?

 Origami = “Oru” (folding) +
“Kami” (paper) in Japanese.
 It is also referred as “Orikata",
“Orisue",...
How Origami got spread in other countries?

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Magic of Origami
Sadako Sasaki and 1000 Origami Paper Cranes
Sadako Sasaki- a twelve year old Japanese girl was suffering
...
Magic of Origami
Sadako Sasaki and 1000 Origami Paper Cranes

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Origami in Japan
 In Japanese festival Samurai,
people used to gave each
other good luck charms
made out of paper known a...
Origami-Documentation
• ”The Secret of 1000 Cranes Origami” - Oldest
book for Origami (1797)(Anonymous)
-the first written...
Types of Paper Origami

1. Pure Origami

2. Business Card Origami

3. Action Origami

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Types of Paper Origami

4. Candy Wrapper Origami

6. Dollar Bill Origami

5. Tissue Paper Origami

7. Modular Origami

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Different Origami Art forms

1. Tea bag folding

4. Kirigami

2. Fabric Origami

3. Quilling

5. Origami Architecture

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Amazing Facts about Origami
• The smallest origami crane is
made out of 0.1 mm X 0.1
mm size of paper created by
Mr. Naito...
Conclusion

Origami is not only an art form but is useful in many ways in
our day-to-day life for learning like;

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Origami paper Crane- step by step

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Webliography
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https://www.google.co.in/search?q=noshi&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=ULdqU...
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  1. 1. Origami A Paper Folding Art Shailaja Sampat (131046)
  2. 2. Objectives  I was amazed to see how a small piece of paper can turn into creation by different techniques of Origami. I desired to learn Origami in its real sense which is not a common art form in India. 2
  3. 3. What is Origami ?  Origami = “Oru” (folding) + “Kami” (paper) in Japanese.  It is also referred as “Orikata", “Orisue", “Orimono“ in different regions. 3
  4. 4. How Origami got spread in other countries? 4
  5. 5. Magic of Origami Sadako Sasaki and 1000 Origami Paper Cranes Sadako Sasaki- a twelve year old Japanese girl was suffering from leukemia due to radiation produced by atomic bombing on Hiroshima on 6th August, 1945. It is a belief in Japan that if any person makes 1000 paper cranes (“senbazuru”), god grants him/her a wish. She decided to make 1000 paper cranes and wished for world peace. But unfortunately, she passed away after making 644 paper cranes. Her friends and family members decided to make all thousand cranes in her honour. She was buried with all thousand cranes. 5 In her memory, Japanese Government has developed her statue
  6. 6. Magic of Origami Sadako Sasaki and 1000 Origami Paper Cranes 6
  7. 7. Origami in Japan  In Japanese festival Samurai, people used to gave each other good luck charms made out of paper known as “noshi” with abalone meat.  Shinto people used to celebrate weddings by wrapping glasses of wine in shape of butterfly on some social occasions. 7
  8. 8. Origami-Documentation • ”The Secret of 1000 Cranes Origami” - Oldest book for Origami (1797)(Anonymous) -the first written set of Origami instruction -having 150 Origami models • Akira Yoshizawa The Grand Master of modern Origami -created over 50,000 different Origami models -invented Wet-folding method -invented method of diagramming Origami instructions -published 18 books on Origami 8
  9. 9. Types of Paper Origami 1. Pure Origami 2. Business Card Origami 3. Action Origami 9
  10. 10. Types of Paper Origami 4. Candy Wrapper Origami 6. Dollar Bill Origami 5. Tissue Paper Origami 7. Modular Origami 10
  11. 11. Different Origami Art forms 1. Tea bag folding 4. Kirigami 2. Fabric Origami 3. Quilling 5. Origami Architecture 11
  12. 12. Amazing Facts about Origami • The smallest origami crane is made out of 0.1 mm X 0.1 mm size of paper created by Mr. Naito of Japan. • The biggest origami crane (215 feet wide) was made as a part of World Peace Project for children. 12
  13. 13. Conclusion Origami is not only an art form but is useful in many ways in our day-to-day life for learning like; 13
  14. 14. Origami paper Crane- step by step 14
  15. 15. Webliography • • • • • • • • • http://en.origami-club.com/ http://www.origami-resource-center.com/origami-factoids.html http://origamihistory.wordpress.com/ http://www.origamiwithrachelkatz.com/links/links.asp http://www.origami-instructions.com/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origami http://library.thinkquest.org/5402/history.html http://www.langorigami.com/art/art.php http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/origami/ Bibliography • ”My Origami Creations (Swan +Turtle + Butterfly)” by Dimitris Dalas • “Origami collection of near 300 models” (e-book) posted by anonymous. • “The Complete Book Of Origami” (e-book) by X Kagebunshin 15
  16. 16. Image references Slide Number and Reference 1 https://www.google.co.in/search?q=origami&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=v7V 2 (i) https://www.google.co.in/search?q=origami+star&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei (ii) https://www.google.co.in/search?q=origami+butterfly&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa= 3 https://www.google.co.in/search?q=origami+history&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X& 5 https://www.google.co.in/search?q=sadako+sasaki&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X& 16
  17. 17. Image references Slide Number and Reference 6 https://www.google.co.in/search?q=noshi&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=ULdqUqiULMW 7 https://www.google.co.in/search?q=akira+yoshizawa&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=Brhq 8 https://www.google.co.in/search? q=types+of+paper+origami&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=nbhqUpiIOoa4rgflqoGADA&v ed=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=633 9 https://www.google.co.in/search? q=types+of+paper+origami&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=nbhqUpiIOoa4rgflqoGADA&v ed=0CAcQ_AUoAQ&biw=1366&bih=633 12 http://www.origami-resource-center.com/origami-factoids.html 13 https://www.google.co.in/search? q=origami+crane&biw=1366&bih=633&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=I7lqUtu_FcWHrQe r3oA4&sqi=2&ved=0CAcQ_AUoAQ 17
  18. 18. THANK YOU 18

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