Michael LaFosse’s Origami Butterflies: Elegant Designs from a Master Folder: Full-Color Origami Book with 26 Projects and 2 Instructional DVDs: Great for Kids . Michael LaFosse’s Origami Butterflies has 42 ratings and 4 reviews. Fold beautiful papercraft butterflies with this easy origami cal, exquisit. But by a happy coincidence, Michael LaFosse’s and Richard Alexander’s new softcover book “Michael LaFosse’s Origami Butterflies: Elegant Designs from a.

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This exciting new book with two accompanying DVDs represents the culmination of a lifetime of designing and perfecting the art of origami butterflies. Mandy rated it it was amazing Mar bbutterflies, These instructional videos are of excellent quality, and a pure joy to watch. Christopher Nunn rated it really liked it Feb 10, Taught by Michael LaFosse, you can be sure that the teaching buttegflies of the highest quality.

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Butterfly – Jane Winchell Insects – Butterflies. Fold beautiful papercraft butterflies with this easy origami book. And if you prefer folding from video instructions, you’re in luck, because the 2 DVDs included with the book contain full video instructions for every single model in the book.

His earlier publication, Origami Butterflies was self-published, hence more difficult to find, and laid out a brilliant system for folding many butterfly variations. Initially I understated that The models themselves [presented in both books], I suppose, are generally speaking the same. LaFosse For Killian Mansfield.

PFXiang rated it it was amazing Sep 17, The designs require only quite basic folds, and can be completed within minutes. Paige rated it it was amazing Nov 22, LaFosse The Boston Butterfly. This book lends itself well to folders of all levels — including but definitely not exclusively for beginners.


If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. Also discussed are ideas for how to use the finished models in different ways, and choices for materials to fold from.

All three will be a great investment with a return of much happiness, hours of pure enjoyment, and awe of the wonderful butherflies by Michael LaFosse and Richard Alexander!

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His original butterfly paper-folding techniques are a dramatic new development in origami—which some have hailed as the most important advance in origam Fold beautiful papercraft butterflies with this easy origami book. Paperbackpages. Indeed, the model I’ve probably taught most to complete beginners is the Alexander Swallowtail Butterflyfor which an instructional video is also available butrerflies for free at http: LaFosse is no exception.

Please check this book out! LaFosse For Sok Song. His original butterfly paper-folding techniques are a dramatic new development in origami—which some have hailed as the most important advance in origami since the first paper cranes appeared centuries ago. This then may reduce the enjoyment someone gets from folding, or even lead to them giving up.

Charmaine Whittington rated it really buttefflies it May 07, Butterfly – Jan Polish Insects – Butterflies. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Changing the ratio leads to different butterflies, so if you don’t quite hit the landmarks, it’s more like folding a variation that fits in the system.


It is a privilege to watch such a master folder handle the paper and explain how the folding influences the final model. You will fall in love with these butterflies and make tons of them in all colors and wow your friends and family! Butterfly – Question Mark Insects – Butterflies. Additional resources The hard facts softcover book with pages and two video DVDs English throughout butterfpies butterfly ubtterflies, presented both in printed diagrams and in video instructions lafosde in April by Tuttle Publishing table of contents Where to buy Origami USA Tuttle Publishing Amazon.

Origami artist Michael G. It was a great privilege for me to fold my first butterfly from Origamido paper — something I perhaps didn’t appreciate as much back in as I do now. Butterfly – Russell Cashdollar Insects – Butterflies. LaFosse is no exception.

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The fact that all designs are both presented in diagrams and video has special appeal. I will end buterflies review, which was about so much more than just this book, with a definite call to action: Show only designs with photos. Andy rated it it was amazing Jul 29, As a special extra, all designs are presented in video instructions on two DVDs.

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