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  • Item #: 021174
    ISBN: 9780486450247
    Retail: $4.99
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    Looking for a creative way to decorate your Christmas tree? Try your hand at making a collection of origami ornaments. Thirty festive origami projects include snowmen, Santa, Christmas trees, candy canes, stockings, stars, and gift boxes (just to name a few). The steps are diagramed with black-and-white illustrations in an easy-to-follow manner. Simple directions are also given when necessary. These projects are ideal for children, but equally appropriate for beginning paper folders. At our Christmas party this year we had a blast making the snowman. Trust me – if we can do it, you can, too! In no time at all you'll be trimming your Christmas tree! 48 pgs, pb. – elise

  • Item #: 043557
    ISBN: 9780486784571
    Retail: $9.99
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       The idea of Origami can be intimidating, actually folding paper and have it look like something when finished. This book of Easy Butterfly Origami makes folding easy and recognizable. 30 pre-printed butterfly designs and directions are printed on the inside front and back cover of the book. 1) Remove the perforated page, and 2) follow the folding instructions – it’s that easy! Your finished butterfly will measure 3.75” x 7.75” and is patterned on top and bottom; use them for decorations, playing games, or art projects.

  • Item #: 052616
    ISBN: 9780486483610
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    If you enjoyed Fun with Easy Origami Book & Paper, then you'll love this new collection of super simple origami designs from the same author, John Montroll. This book provides 32 new designs using clear diagrams that make it easy for kids to successfully fold origami. Please note that origami paper is not included with this book. ~ Anh

  • Item #: 004474
    ISBN: 9781402796135
    Retail: $9.95
    Rainbow Price: $7.75

    Create beautiful translucent designs for all your windows! This simple kit comes with 25 sheets of special suncatcher paper in assorted colors, a 48 page softcover instruction book with directions for 11 different designs and a glue stick. Cut the sheets into smaller pieces, fold into very simple shapes to make the different types of points, then glue together and hang! While the directions say ages 8 and up, younger kids could create these with a little bit of help or if they used larger paper. A unique approach to origami! – Laura

  • Item #: 014182
    ISBN: 9780806965253
    Retail: $6.95
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    This kit contains the Super Easy Origami Book and 94 6"x 6" sheets of paper in assorted solid colors. Ideal for beginners, the book contains colorful, step-by-step illustrations for 18 different projects. I was surprised by how easy it was to follow these instructions! Learn how to make a swan, king cobra, duck, jet fighter and more! ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 025870
    ISBN: 9781552979396
    Retail: $9.95
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    Break out of the mold of the usual origami creations with a bracelet, hamster, or a star. Easy-to-follow illustrations and verbal instructions are provided for twenty-four paper models at three difficulty levels, complete with a full-color photo of each finished product. A helpful introduction and basic folds are also included in the beginning of the book. – Rachel
  • Item #: 038390
    ISBN: 9781626863675
    Retail: $19.95
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  • Item #: 013586
    ISBN: 9780486417707
    Retail: $5.95
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    Eighteen 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 sheets in 9 different shimmering colors. Phyllis

  • Item #: 038387
    ISBN: 9781626863682
    Retail: $19.95
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  • Item #: 038422
    ISBN: 9781607109761
    Retail: $19.95
    Rainbow Price: $14.25

  • Item #: 025871
    ISBN: 9781552096222
    Retail: $9.95
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    These designs are so beautiful! I love looking at the pictures even if I never make any of them! Your origami enthusiasts will love these 28 realistic, humorous and even poetic paper animals. Beginners and beyond can carefully follow the step by step instructions with photos and illustrations by Didier Boursin. Each design is so detailed and expressive. Designs are marked according to difficulty. A bone folder would be a useful tool for these projects and of course some printed origami papers will make your animals come to life. The author recommends starting with larger paper and working down to the small papers. Look for paper with a weight between 20-24 lb bond weight. You will also need scissors for a few of the critters. Beginner animals include: a fish, owl, elephant. Intermediate designs include: a panther, horse, and dog. Advanced designs include: a heron, eagle, and crab. Make them as gifts, table decorations, or as part of a geography lesson about animals from a certain region like Africa. 64pp, pb ~ Sara

  • Item #: 048813
    ISBN: 9781626862517
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  • Item #: 008232
    Retail: $5.99
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     Animals kit includes cat, dog, deer, cow & boar with fur-type papers. 

  • Item #: 066462
    Retail: $2.70
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  • Item #: 034402
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  • Item #: 021493
    Retail: $8.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.25

    Origami fans of all ages and skill levels will find many uses for this set of origami paper. This set includes 72 sheets of 6 x 6" squares in a multitude of colors, patterns and prints. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 028598
    ISBN: 9781552096161
    Retail: $9.95
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    Designed for the younger or inexperienced origamists who are interested in different designs and techniques in plane making. There are 30 models in the book; all are fairly uncomplicated with step-by-step instruction, but there are a few that might get a little hard. - Jon

  • Item #: 052381
    Retail: $8.99
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    24 sheets of 6"x 6" origami paper in 24 different designs. These designs are characterized by delicate yet highly intricate floral-like patterns on shiny paper. ~ Anh

  • Item #: 014605
    ISBN: 9780486272955
    Retail: $7.95
    Rainbow Price: $6.50
  • Item #: 014600
    ISBN: 9780486268293
    Retail: $4.95
    Rainbow Price: $4.25
  • Item #: 024243
    ISBN: 9780486432922
    Retail: $18.95
    Rainbow Price: $13.25

    Are you interested in learning the art of origami but don't know exactly where to start? This Dover kit is specifically packaged for those dedicated to learning the art of paper folding. Don't let the title deceive you. Although this kit is supposed to be for the beginner, the projects contained in the three books by John Montroll range in skill level from simple to high-intermediate. The books included are Birds in Origami, Favorite Animals in Origami, and Easy Origami. Although the first two titles are separately available through our catalog (please see their respective descriptions for more detail), Easy Origami is not. This book provides instructions and diagrams for 32 projects ranging from a simple dog to the more advanced piano. The kit also includes 96 6" x 6" sheets of authentic origami paper (54 sheets of traditional, 24 sheet of rainbow, and 18 sheets of metallic) for you to practice your projects with. ~ Enh

  • Item #: 027872
    ISBN: 9781523503032
    Retail: $14.99
    Rainbow Price: $11.50

    Each day (the weekends are combined to a single page) presents step by step illustrated instructions for a new origami creation, progressing in difficulty throughout the year. The back of each page is brightly colored and shiny so you can use the previous page for today's folding purposes. Learn how to make a bunny bookmark, sled, and more!

  • Item #: 049824
    ISBN: 9784805312780
    Retail: $9.95
    Rainbow Price: $7.75

     Have you ever looked at an origami book and thought, “I wish someone would just show me!”

    This darling little kit has a DVD tutorial, a small booklet showing the folds, and the paper all included! You have 24 colorful papers and instructions to create 6 gorgeous butterflies in the color combinations you choose. Add this to your butterfly study! How about an art unit or a study of eastern cultures? It would make a great gift for a beginner or intermediate student of origami as well. ~ Sara

  • Item #: 017729
    Retail: $3.70
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  • Item #: 001366
    Retail: $6.80
    Rainbow Price: $5.50

    Sometimes it's handy when making origami creations to have colors on both sides of the paper. Regular origami paper doesn't give you this choice, but this package gives you 36 sheets of paper with both sides colored. - Stephanie

  • Item #: 029010
    ISBN: 9781454905349
    Retail: $14.95
    Rainbow Price: $10.95
    Literally a square brick, this pad holds 1000 sheets of 6x6" origami paper in 24 different graphic designs.
  • Item #: 014607
    ISBN: 9780486274805
    Retail: $9.95
    Rainbow Price: $7.95

    Sometimes, it does pay to wait. I wanted to stock my very favorite beginning origami book but it wasn't packaged with origami paper. Instead, the publisher carried a product called Fun with Origami that contained a different origami book and paper. I really liked the concept, but the book that came with it was not nearly as clear and simple to follow as Easy Origami. So, I held off...and - voíla - Dover packaged my favorite beginning origami book with twenty-four 7" x 7" high quality sheets of colorful origami paper and called it Fun with Easy Origami. While the title is similar to their Fun with Origami offering, the products are not the same. If you're a beginner, or you're children want to start paper folding, this is the place to start. Even children can follow the diagrams with no adult help. It includes 32 projects. Step-by-step large, clear diagrams make folding easy. Text is large, clear, and also simple. First projects have all the instructions on one page. The rest are a double-page spread so you don't have to flip back and forth. I've tested a lot of different beginning books, but this is by far the easiest to use. My twins, when they were eight years old, enthusiastically and proudly folded project after project until they ran out of paper, which inspired me to also offer paper refills (located in the Craft Supplies & Materials section). Besides helping to refine their fine motor skills, it's a great way to practice reading carefully and following directions!

  • Item #: 017709
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  • Item #: 017706
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  • Item #: 066505
    Retail: $5.50
    Rainbow Price: $4.50

      Learn how to fold dozens of different flowers with the pictorial instructions provided in this kit. Fine folding paper includes 38 sheets of 5.75” squares and 4 sheets of 7” squares in vibrant reds, brilliant orange, sunny yellow, rich purples, and pretty pinks.  There are lots of green sheets for your stems and a few brown and white. A special metallic gold small sheet will add some glitz. Intermediate difficulty. ~ Sara