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by Michel G
Mon Jul 06, 2015 8:43 pm
Forum: History
Topic: Origami do Brazil
Replies: 4
Views: 3983

Origami do Brazil

I have found a Brazilian's origami ("historical") blog where you can see 2 series of "minhas dobraduras". The first has 17 models and the 2nd, 4 models. Nothing is mentioned about the date (and place of publication) but the drawing looks like (for me, but I could be wrong) the 1950's or the 1960's. ...
by Michel G
Sat Jun 06, 2015 1:22 pm
Forum: Friedrich Fröbel
Topic: Froebel on Ilan's site
Replies: 1
Views: 2257

Re: Froebel on Ilan's site

As gift, diagrams for A, B & C (in Escher/Froebel/Garibi Origami Font) can be saw following : https://origamiusa.org/system/files/thefold/The_fold_issue_012_A_to_C_Froeble_Escher_Garibi_Font.pdf The complete Escher/Froebel/Garibi Origami Font alphabet is available on : https://origamiusa.org/catalog...
by Michel G
Mon Apr 27, 2015 8:07 am
Forum: Diagrams
Topic: History of the valley and mountain folding lines
Replies: 12
Views: 12274

Re: History of the valley and mountain folding lines

We know today that the valley and mountain folding lines were used for other authors before Samuel Randlett and Akira Yoshizawa proposed them to the origami comunity. They are enough witness of that, as Tom Tit [Pseud. of Arthur Good, 1853 - 1928] in " Joujoux en papier " ([1924]), J. C. Max in " K...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 26, 2015 8:13 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Shuko by Isao Honda (1944) - found
Replies: 4
Views: 4827

Re: Origami Shuko by Isao Honda (1944) - found

It seems that the book can be found in a library... in Korea ! My source : http://www.dlibrary.go.kr/JavaClient/jsp/wonmun/full2.jsp?v_kw_str=%E7%94%A3%E6%A5%AD%E5%9C%96%E6%9B%B8%E6%A0%AA%E5%BC%8F%E6%9C%83%E7%A4%BE&v_db=17&v_doc_no=59868&mode=1 ps If someone if familiar to Korean langage, he will co...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959
Replies: 3
Views: 3895

Re: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959

My memory tells me that one of his model has been depicted in the following post stamp http://www.unostamps.nl/country_british_solomon_islands_bestanden/image019.jpg of the British Solomon Islands in November 1974. The "Postman", "adapted" from the "Fardel bearer" by George Rhoads (diagrams in "The ...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:30 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959
Replies: 3
Views: 3895

Re: Fun Time Paper Folding 1959

Thanks Edwin. A couple of views could be mine. But it's hard to find new things... So, to refresh every folder's memory, extract from "Secrets of origami" (1971) p. 236 : "Born 1926, in Chicago. Graduate of the University of Chicago. An artist, who has exhibited paintings in Paris and New York. Was ...
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Didactics in Catalonia
Replies: 2
Views: 2725

Re: Didactics in Catalonia

Nick wrote:Would any of you be prepared to test the booking form for this event?
I would try if you accept something from a froggy.
by Michel G
Sun Apr 12, 2015 10:30 am
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 10576

Re: Origami Moyo

Another image of volume 1 http://ids.si.edu/ids/deliveryService?max=500&id=FS-FSC-GR-780.304.1_05 You can zoom the image in the following page http://collections.si.edu/search/tag/tagDoc.htm?thumb=true&recordID=fsg_FSC-GR-780.304.1-2&hlterm=Origami%2Bmoyo&inline=true More detailled information see h...
by Michel G
Sat Apr 11, 2015 11:14 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 10576

Re: Origami Moyo

If you want to save some money, you can get a modern version from... 2010 http://img.junkudo.co.jp/book/9784753812936-B-1-L.jpg for only 45 € with http://www.amazon.fr/Origami-tanoshimu-Mokuhanbon-origami-moyo%C3%8C/dp/4753812936/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1428793524&sr=8-1&keywords=9784753812936 To see...
by Michel G
Sat Apr 11, 2015 10:23 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Origami Moyo
Replies: 12
Views: 10576

Re: Origami Moyo

More images of this volume 2 in a (past ?) auction in a Japanese website, see :
http://page22.auctions.yahoo.co.jp/jp/a ... l275812996#
Saddly is not possible to save the images : so, use the screen copy !