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by Nick
Sat Aug 22, 2015 3:59 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Complete Pleats: Paul Jackson
Replies: 0
Views: 16541

Complete Pleats: Paul Jackson

This is an amazing book - Complete Pleats: Pleating Techniques for Fashion, Architecture and Design
By Paul Jackson

http://www.nickrobinson.info/origami/wp ... l-jackson/
by Nick
Wed Aug 19, 2015 3:35 pm
Forum: Sheffield conference
Topic: Event schedule - for discussion
Replies: 1
Views: 12129

Event schedule - for discussion

Here is my basic plan for the day - any suggestions? 10:00 Introduction Meet the students, plan the day 10:20 The basics How to interpret folding instructions from a book or diagram. Origami can be taught by a tutor, but giving students the ability to follow origami instructions (known as “diagrams”...
by Nick
Sun Aug 02, 2015 8:22 am
Forum: Napkin folding
Topic: Joan's book
Replies: 12
Views: 35670

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: 14675

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: 23727

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: 9163

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: 14710

more from Joan

by Nick
Thu May 07, 2015 9:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Joan in Oberweißbach
Replies: 3
Views: 12820

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: 14348

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: 10557

Re: Didactics in Catalonia

Would any of you be prepared to test the booking form for this event?