Search found 119 matches

by Nick
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Joan's book
Replies: 12
Views: 10389

Re: Joan's book

The English translation is available here

https://colortreelimited.co.uk/product/folded-beauty/
by Nick
Tue Oct 29, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Forum rules - please read!
Topic: Joining the forum ;(
Replies: 0
Views: 1054

Joining the forum ;(

Despite my best efforts, I'm getting 100s of spam registration requests every week. It's almost impossible to identify genuine requests, so if you have tried to register, send me (Nick Robinson) an email immediately so I know you are genuine! Sorry about this....

http://foldingdidactics.com/contact/
by Nick
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: History
Topic: Old seed packet
Replies: 1
Views: 1186

Old seed packet

by Nick
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: History
Topic: Traditional Hat/Boat
Replies: 1
Views: 1003

Traditional Hat/Boat

Does anyone know the history of this wonderful model?

I've extended it to create a fish and some kind of gondola

http://origami.me.uk/you-shall-have-a-f ... -comes-in/
by Nick
Sat Nov 24, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Books
Topic: Napkin Folding book
Replies: 0
Views: 1980

Napkin Folding book

Joan has acquired this wonderful (undated) book pubished by Maclaren & Sons of Glasgow. 104 pages of diagrams, written by "A Society Waiter"!
by Nick
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Ligia Montoya
Topic: Ligia Signature
Replies: 0
Views: 1375

Ligia Signature

From a book sent by Ligia to Iris Walker
ligia-sig.jpg
ligia-sig.jpg (42.84 KiB) Viewed 1375 times
by Nick
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Ligia Montoya
Topic: From Iris
Replies: 1
Views: 1367

From Iris

A document found in a folder called "letters from 1966", sent from Ligia Montoya to Iris Walker. Sad contents...
montoya1.jpg
montoya1.jpg (842.92 KiB) Viewed 1367 times
by Nick
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: History
Topic: Moving the Lister List
Replies: 0
Views: 1708

Moving the Lister List

I'm working on a new BOS site and I need to transfer the existing Lister pages into wordpress posts. If you feel able to help (and know a little about wordpress) please contact me by email.

Thanks
by Nick
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 11620

Re: Origami Moyo

There was a copy of this book in David Lister's collection, I took some photos, here are a couple
by Nick
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: History
Topic: African folding?
Replies: 1
Views: 1691

African folding?

There was a TV programme tonight about the magic used to inspire Harry Potter. On it there was a 15th century book of Ethiopian magic which included this image. The figure bottom right looks folded to me - what do you think?