Amazing Origami Volume 4 - Xiao Chen
Available December 2019
You can pre-order this book today to receive it as soon as it is available!
Fold what seems impossible to achieve in origami!
This book presents step by step instructions to fold 20 incredible models by the Chinese artist Chen Xiao.
It is a new stage in the art of origami. Chen Xiao offers models full of life, with new and intriguing color changes that stimulate the interest of the folder. But his genius also lies in his folding sequences in 22.5 ° totally innovative, elegant and fun! Each model is an adventure where the folder feels the sensation of having opened a new door in origami.
See photos of all models by clicking on this link.
Extract from the foreword by Roman Diaz:
"...... The appeal of the figures is such that you immediately want to fold them somehow. I for one remember folding some of his works using crease patterns and being inspired by the rational yet graceful constructions; the same two things I seek in my own works.
Now we have his book, and the appeal of those pictures and the beauty of the structures are met with cleardiagrams and enjoyable folding sequences. He has selected pieces with a gradual crescendo of difficulty and complexity. The variety of his subject matter stretches from animals to human characters.
The designs are composed extremely well and convey very clearly the intellectual process that led to each creation..."
- 208 color pages
- Complete step-by-step folding instructions for 20 models
- Languages: English and French (all texts, including diagrams)
Available formats (to be selected above):
- Paperback with digital book option
- Digital book alone
||Digital edition: PDF version of the book which can be read using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader or any tablet and smartphone. Too impatient to wait for the delivery of the book? Or you would like a version for your smartphone or tablet? Check the digital option above. A link to download the file will be sent at the earliest, most often the next business day, upon receipt of your payment.
Amazing Origami Paper Pack is currently not an option. The pack may become available in early-2020. As soon as it is, we will list the Paper Pack as a purchase option.
Good Deal when it is available in 2020:
Add a pack with
20 origami sheets specifically selected to fold the book's models.
Details of the pack below.
Pack with 20 sheets chosen for their size, their color, their texture to succeed perfectly your folding. Discover new type of paper while being assured of the perfect match of the sheet to the model.
Total price for sheets sold by unit: 35 €
Price of this pack: $34.99
12 Sandwich papers
23x23 cm (9''x9'')
- Panda => Sandwich Black/White
- Husky => Sandwich Slate/White
- Dragon => Sandwich Red/White
- Spinosaure => Sandwich Brown/Harvest Gold
35x35 cm (14''x14'')
- Cheval => Sandwich Blue parade/White
- Sirène => Sandwich Bleu PACIFIQUE /White
- Styracosaure => Sandwich Olive Green/Harvest Gold
45x45 cm (18''x18''à
- Chevalier Noir => Sandwich Black/White
- Succube => Sandwich Purple/White
- Summer Girl => Sandwich Blue parade/White
- Bunny Girl => Sandwich Black/White
- Housemaid => Sandwich Black/White
8 Papiers divers :
- Poule => TANT 24x24 cm Brown
- requin => TANT 24x24 cm Grey
- Poisson rouge => red Tissue-foil 30x30 cm
- Littles girls => 4 kami 24x24 cm - Colors according to availability
- Rhinocéros => Brown Elephant Hide 48x48 cm
What is a pre-order ?
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What interest do I have to pre-order? Would it not be better to wait until the book is realeased?
Pre-order is doubly interesting:
- This allows you to book your article because sometimes the quantities available is limited
- Your package will be sent before any other that allows you to receive your book faster
When my payment be charged?
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If my order include products already available, would I receive two packages (one now with available article and one later for the pre-order) ?
No, your order will be shipped once when ALL the products are available. If you wish to receive some available products immediately, please order them with a new order. In other words : all articles will be posted ONLY when the preorder becomes available.
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