Paper Crafts
Zen Origami: 20 Modular Forms for Meditation and Calm
Zen Origami
20 Modular Forms for Meditation and Calm
Paperback      ISBN: 1631061976
"Find your peace of mind through the art of paper folding!There can be meditative aspect to many craft projects. From doodling complex patterns (Zentangles), to coloring intricate designs, to knitting geometric and elaborate designs, super-involved crafts are being embraced for peace of mind and quietude they offer. Zen Origami brings this trend to the popular art of origami. The repetitive and delicate folds involved in creating modular origami forms are perfect for the mindful movement. These 20 beautiful modular origami projects take time, steadiness of hand, and immersion of thought to complete, offering contemplative sessions that manifest in beautiful pieces of art. This book comes with 400 sheets of origami paper, so you can make more than a dozenmodular creations"--
Zentangle Art Therapy
Zentangle Art Therapy
Paperback      ISBN: 1784941077
Zentangle Art Therapy offers a wonderful introduction to those new to Zentangle and covers the tools required and the b asic techniques to get started. Simple patterns including baseline, fillers, ribbons and borders offer a foundation to explore more complex, three dimensional design and ways to further enhance the readers creations using shading and color. The book is full of inspirational artwork to give the reader a taste of the endless possibilities.
Zoogami: Fold Your Own Origami Wildlife Park
Zoogami
Fold Your Own Origami Wildlife Park
Paperback      ISBN: 006231548x
Crafters of all levels can create their very own paper wildlife park with this fun collection of amazing origami patterns for making lifelike wild animals—tropical fish, whale, penguin, hummingbird, flamingo, lizard, frog, giraffe, zebra, elephant, tiger, and many more—featuring specially designed papers that mimic their fur, spots, scales, or feathers. One of the most popular crafts, origami is the traditional Japanese art of folding paper to create shapes, animals, and objects without the use of scissors or glue. In Zoogami, world-renowned origami artist Mark Bolitho takes this tradition one step further, featuring all new patterns that teach readers how to fold their favorite zoo animals using specially designed paper that shows off their unique coats, scales, or feathers. Following the easy, step-by-step instructions and accompanying illustrations, crafters at all levels can produce stunning animals, birds, insects, and fish. Using paper and card, the projects in Zoogami demonstrate the enormous number of ways to use paper folding—ideas to inspire and encourage beginners and unlock their creativity. Here, too, are projects of increasing complexity that will build confidence and skill one animal at a time.