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by davemitchell
Tue Feb 13, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Friedrich Fröbel
Topic: Models in the Kindergarten Guide
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Models in the Kindergarten Guide

I have been 'researching' a little more about Froebelian paperfolding recently ... ie I have been seeing what I can find on Google ... and inevitably have ended up with more questions than answers. Koshiro Hatori has written that there are more than 100 paperfolding models in The Kindergarten Guide....
by davemitchell
Sun Jul 09, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: History
Topic: Leo Tolstoy's paper cockerels
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Leo Tolstoy's paper cockerels

So this may be already well known ... but I had come across several references to there being some paper birds in the Vassily Polenov museum near Tula in Russia, one allegedly folded by Tolstoy himself, and I wanted to know if this was true ... so I emailed them. They sent me a photo showing four fl...