Search found 119 matches

by Nick
Sun Aug 02, 2015 8:22 am
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Joan's book
Replies: 12
Views: 27530

Re: Joan's book

Laura Rozenberg wrote:Maybe it's time to bang the pans for the Joan Sallas Gefaltete Schönheit English translation. I heard there is one in the making...
There's one that is all but complete Laura. We're just finalising the cover, then it can be printed. How we sell the book is still to be arranged.
by Nick
Mon Jun 29, 2015 10:05 am
Forum: Sheffield conference
Topic: finally - an event
Replies: 0
Views: 12675

finally - an event

After much planning and prevarication, there is a Didcatics event in Sheffield It is aimed at teachers, playworkers and any other volunteers or professionals who may wish to use origami in their work. It's non-profit-making and designed for beginners, showing them how to learn and deliver the subjec...
by Nick
Sat Jun 27, 2015 8:57 pm
Forum: Children
Topic: The benefits of origami?
Replies: 0
Views: 21314

The benefits of origami?

I've been asked by a teacher what the benefits of origami might be. I said Origami is an intensely popular and stimulating activity for children - I have taught in dozens of local schools over the years and it has always been a great success. It aids concentration, creativity, dexterity, sharing and...
by Nick
Thu Jun 04, 2015 6:57 pm
Forum: Friedrich Fröbel
Topic: Froebel on Ilan's site
Replies: 1
Views: 7333

Froebel on Ilan's site

These are beautiful, but Joan says they are developed from the original concept
https://www.flickr.com/photos/garibiila ... 162873601/
by Nick
Fri May 08, 2015 8:49 am
Forum: Events
Topic: more from Joan
Replies: 0
Views: 12869

more from Joan

by Nick
Thu May 07, 2015 9:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Joan in Oberweißbach
Replies: 3
Views: 9968

Joan in Oberweißbach

Here's an article about Joan's work in Oberweißbach
by Nick
Wed Apr 22, 2015 5:40 pm
Forum: History
Topic: PADORE
Replies: 0
Views: 12529

PADORE

You can now join the PADORE facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/1380721245590820/

PAperfolding DOcumentation Research
by Nick
Sun Apr 12, 2015 10:41 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Didactics in Catalonia
Replies: 2
Views: 8179

Re: Didactics in Catalonia

Would any of you be prepared to test the booking form for this event?
by Nick
Wed Apr 01, 2015 9:17 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Didactics in Catalonia
Replies: 2
Views: 8179

Didactics in Catalonia

Details of a new event in Catalonia ;)

http://www.nickrobinson.info/origami/di ... /index.php
by Nick
Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:52 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959
Replies: 3
Views: 10113

Fun Time Paper Folding 1959

I picked this up on ebay - Fun Time Paper Folding – 1959 by Elinor Tripato Massoglia and was surprised to find it illustrated by the noted folder George Rhoads! Does anyone know if he was involved in any other books from the time? Amazingly enough, he is still with us and has a website http://george...