Papercraft

  • Nature Inspired

    This is a lovely nature-inspired art and journaling book featuring distinctive artwork, projects, journal pages and unique technique.

    Along with hints and tips for photographing nature, collecting and preserving natural elements, the book discusses ways to capture moments and create memories through simple sketches from photographs, painting on fabric, creating journals and journal art, as well as with shadowbox assemblages to display and highlight particular found objects. The artist shares handwritten notes, drawings, poetry and the techniques and materials used.

    $29.99
    $14.99
  • New Designs, New Projects for Embroidery on Paper

    The author of many books about embroidery on paper combines her latest designs with new techniques & materials to create 32 cards, to suit most occasions, based on stylish floral designs, geometrical shapes, animal motifs, mandalas, etc. . . . all charmingly decorated with sparkles, beads & ribbons.

    Stitch patterns, easy-to-follow directions, materials' lists & colour photos for all cards.

    $14.99
  • New Paper Quilling
    Creative techniques for scrapbooks, cards, home accents, etc. 30 projects offer an appealing, contemporary take on this craft. From a mobile of paisley motifs featuring colourful crimped strips to a vase of elegant tulips (add cute bees), to unusual designs made with metal, this is an ideal intro to an absorbing craft.
    $24.99
  • Once Upon a Piece of Paper

    Once Upon a Piece of Paper is a visual feast that offers advice in the world of collage.

    Readers are treated to a simple yet sophisticated "look and learn" approach to the art of collage by the author. As she shares insights into the artistic process, her playful compositions illuminate various approaches to the art form, spark ideas for creativity and encourage aspiring artists to take risks, allowing space for wonderful accidents to occur.

    The package includes an attractive hardcover case with a 112-page paperback book and 50 two-sided sheets of unique, printed collage papers to get you started. This set begs to be the inspiration for all your collage mysteries, discoveries and creations.

    $27.99
  • Origami & Other Paper Creations

    This is an inventive, trendy and refined look at the popular Japanese art of paper folding. It features 40 projects and accessories ranging from jewellery, bookmarks, table decorations, children's room decorations and projects for holiday activates and past times.

    The projects have been carefully selected to appeal to the amateur paper crafter while offering inspiration for those who are more adept at the craft. The instructions are easy to follow with detailed diagrams, templates and photography accompanying the projects.

    $34.99
  • Origami 365

    This paper folding craft kit, with 365 sheets of paper and projects, will take you on a yearlong adventure of learning origami.

    Packed with folding projects for both experts and beginners, it is perfect for artists of any age. Step-by-step instructions will help guide you into making ornate projects that can be used as decorations or gifts. These projects include creating paper cranes, flowers and animals.

    $29.99
  • Origami Boxes Super Paper Pack

    This pack includes step-by-step instructions for 10 origami boxes of all shapes, some with lids and some self-closing, and 464 sheets of origami paper in more than 30 different colours and patterns, printed on both sides, and bound into the book for easy removal.

    Let your imagination spring to life as you mix and match colours, textures and shapes to create one-of-a-kind boxes. No previous experience or materials are required – everything you need to jump into making origami boxes is included in this pack.

    $17.99
  • Origami Finger Puppets

    Put on your very own origami finger puppet show! You can create your own origami theatre by making a full range of finger puppet characters!

    Origami Finger Puppets includes 25 adorable and entertaining step-by-step designs and 25 sheets of origami paper to practice with. Embellish your finger puppets with 2 sheets of fun, removable stickers. Recreate the characters from your favourite movie or Broadway show, or let your imagination guide the characters you create – the possibilities are endless!

    $19.99
  • Origami Flowers

    With the 64 patterns featured in Origami Flowers, paper-crafters can create beautiful bouquets to brighten up lives and to entertain young minds.

    The patterns are organized by season, so crafters can always have the appropriate blossoms for every occasion. Flowers are also known to have a language of their own, so the author goes into detail about what the various flowers represent providing an educational element to this already fun hobby.

    $29.99
  • Origami for Mindfulness

    The therapeutic effects of origami are well known in Japan and here Mari Ono – an expert in Japanese papercrafts – reveals how a few simple folds can reduce stress, improve concentration and help overcome negativity.

    By focussing on the experience of creating beautiful paper flowers, objects, animals and more, this collection of 35 projects will guide you on a path to connectedness, awareness and improved physical and emotional health. Not only that, the feelings of joy and satisfaction gained from completing a model will bring inner peace and help to redress emotional imbalances in our daily lives.

    To get you started, over 60 pieces of origami paper are provided, including a selection of sheets you can colour in yourself – another activity proven to elicit a calming response in the body.

    $34.99
  • Origami Furniture

    Origami master Duy Nguyen takes a fun, unique approach to the traditional Japanese art form to create the ultimate doll's house projects – using nothing but paper.

    He's fashioned complete sets of fabulous miniature furniture for every room, plus accessories – 25 pieces in all – and each one includes detailed and illustrated step-by-step instructions.

    $24.99
  • Origami Garden

    This collection of origami designs includes delightful flowers and foliage, cute animals and other backyard critters that are sure to inspire you to get folding.

    Learn how to fold traditional forms such as birds or butterflies, or try out some cute, contemporary designs such as a rabbit or a ladybug. Includes 20 origami paper sheets to get you started.

    • 40 charming origami designs
    • Detailed step-by-step artwork for every project
    • All projects are flagged by skill level
    • Perfect for weddings, home decorations or just for fun!

    $29.99
  • Origami Garden

    Origami expert Mark Bolitho explains how to make perfectly formed origami objects that are pleasing to fold and make. Includes 32 pages of origami paper so that you can try out these mindful projects for yourself.

    The Origami Garden divides into sections on:

    • Flowers and Plants (easy roses, cactus and pod, lilies and water lilies and many other flowers and foliage)
    • Fruit and Vegetables (mushrooms, strawberries, pineapple, pears and palm leaves, pine tree and pine cone, chilli pepper)
    • Garden Life (birds, butterfly and frog)

    $29.99
  • Origami Love Notes

    With this easy origami kit you can create romantic hand-folded and personalized notes using the authentic Japanese art of paper-folding. Your words of love take on special meaning when written on these lovely origami papers.

    The original double-sided designs in this kit feature charming patterns and colours to beautifully complement your message. Most of the projects are easy enough for origami beginners and would even make great origami-for-kids activities.

    This kit includes:

    • 48 high-quality origami papers
    • A 32-page full-colour origami book
    • 12 original origami folding projects

    $14.99
  • Origami Master Class: Flowers

    Origami Master Class: Flowers is an expert-level course in folding breathtakingly beautiful origami flowers. Arranged by designer, this book offers you step-by-step instructions to make 12 of the most complex flower models ever designed.

    Master diagrammer Marcio Noguchi will guide you through creating advanced origami flowers with clear and precise diagrams that allow even beginners to fold these extraordinary projects. This book also contains exclusive content, including Robert Lang's "Rose," one of his most complex and sought after pieces, which has never before been diagramed.

    Inside, you'll also find beautiful and inspiring craft projects to use your folded flowers for, as well as biographies of the six artists who are among origami's most distinguished designers.

    $29.99
  • Origami Masters Bugs

    In the early 1990s, a competition in Japan devoted to insects and other arthropods caused origami artists to develop a range of design techniques that ultimately changed the entire art of origami folding.

    Bugs continue today to be a favourite subject for origami artists, and this book both describes the original challenges that stretched the art and also includes 12 original contemporary bugs (including one master-level project) designed by some of the most talented artists from around the world – with detailed step-by-step instructions to make them.

    $29.99
  • Origami Peace Cranes

    Origami Peace Cranes is a multicultural children's story about the capacity for friendship in all of us and the power that small things have to make a big difference.

    When Emma moves to a new town, she's afraid she'll never make friends. She tries her hardest to make a good impression on her new classmates. Through an origami crane project, her classmates show her that they really want to get to know her. Later, when a new family moves into her neighborhood, Emma has a great idea how to make them feel welcome!

    Filled with fun pictures and ideas, this story addresses the anxiety that comes with new beginnings and shows kids a way to act as a diverse community. At the end of the book, instructions for making a paper crane and 12 sheets of orgami paper are included so that kids can make their own cranes to share!

    Recommended for ages 7+.

    $19.99
  • Origami, Kirigami and Quilling

    This beautiful book explains all the techniques you need to create 75 exquisite shapes. You can cut, fold and curl your very own blizzard or galaxy!

    The core techniques of origami, kirigami and quilling are demonstrated, with origami symbols, quilling elements and kirigami folds clearly explained. A skill level indicator is provided for each design and includes detailed written instructions, step-by-step photographs and templates where required.

    $24.99
    $9.99