31 Mar Information on the origami book “Origami Tessellations” by Eric Gjerde. See details about Origami Tessellations by Eric Gjerde on Gilad’s Origami Page. Check out the collection of origami book reviews and galleries of folded. Origami Tessellations has ratings and 15 reviews. Eric Gjerde demonstrates 25 of his favorite tessellations and turns them into projects for newcomer.

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Five and four Geometric and other shapes. Lists with This Book. Here [Gjerde] demonstrates 25 of his favorite designs that use tessellations, geometric patterns that can repeat forever, to make paper surfaces of intricate pleats and folds. In this “new” kind of origami, one uses a single sheet of paper to make twisted geometric forms that coalesce into beautiful symmetric patterns. Phillip Farber rated it really liked it Sep 13, Folded by Francois Ziegler.

You are commenting using your Twitter account. You cannot help but be amazed at the talent needed to fold paper so these tessellations are created, including some three-dimensional features.

Add to Wish List. Nov 30, Terrangirl rated it it was amazing Shelves: Below is just some of his magnificent work. Indeed, the repetitive process of folding geometric patterns, in one project, offers me serenity and relaxation. Every discovery is like Christmas.

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Show only designs with photos. I have been doing origami for quite some time, but this book really gives a whole new perspective to folding for me. After preparing for a technology career, Eric kept looking for an artistic outlet to balance his creative side with his professional life. I thought that folding along crease lines is the only way to make origamis It origamo pretty difficult.

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I hope you feel better soon. Fold a Pentakis Dodecahedron News: Miguel Angel Blanco Munoz. Awe-Inspiring Geometric Designs”, which can be found on Amazon, in Barnes and Noble, and gjerrde other booksellers worldwide. The book is suitable for a newbie to origami tessellation, like me.

Origami Tessellations: Awe-Inspiring Geometric Designs

It is an excellent work!!!! Mar 26, Jamie rated it really liked it. Folded by Jorge E. I’d like to try what appears to be that type of shiney origami paper, but have no idea where it is sold.

To ask other readers questions about Origami Tessellationsplease sign up. The instructions were helpful enough for me to understand, but there is some amount of intuition that I felt was required for me to fold each model.

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Eric’s first book covers the fundamentals of origami tessellations, provides history, and describes si Eric Gjerde demonstrates 25 of his favorite tessellations and turns them into projects for newcomers as well as experienced origamists. The twisting capability of the paper, as material, is elegantly used in origami tessellation.

I’ve done that one with the dollar! It’s a lot of work! Filed under artcreativityEducationflickrInterestingphotosRemarkabletechnologyWeb 2. The origami book that I have been waiting years for. Want to Read saving…. Looks like there’s a consensus! Author s Bio When asked by his parents what he wanted to be when he grew up, five-year-old Eric Gjerde replied, “a paperologist.

Additionally, when I see your videos of other projects, you use different paper than what I am able to get. Melissa rated it it was amazing Jul 14, The illustrations are combined with pictures of amazing Islamic tessellation patterns.

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