This delightful paper craft kit makes origami simple and includes a variety of animals and toys; from a flying fish, dragon puppet and birthday card to a dollhouse bed, coin trick and jump-up insect.
All of the folds are simple enough to be origami-for-kids projects and are a great way to learn origami. The origami paper in the kit already has printed patters so no paint or glue is required, just unpack and start folding right away!
The kit contains:
- 2 full-coloured, 32-page booklets
- Clear step-by-step instructions
- Easy-to-follow diagrams
- 32 simple origami projects
- 98 sheets of durable authentic origami folding paper
With step-by-step photographic guidance, Elizabeth Moad shows you how to make simple, yet effective, paper flower embellishments, from greeting card adornments to floral bunting and decorations that will brighten any home.
Learn how to apply simple folding techniques such as kirigami and teabag folding to create beautiful blooms for any occasion. There are 21 projects in all, ranging from straightforward concertina-fold flowers to elaborate and elegant paper roses.
Look inside the book.$28.99
Livia Cetti ups the ante with a host of grander and more intricate new flowers and projects – more blooms, more petals, stronger stems, and bigger, bolder arrangements!
The author will teach you how to play with size, shape, colour and texture to create 25 vibrant single stems in a variety of natural shapes – globes, spikes, bells, saucers, rectangles, cones and arcs – including hydrangeas, coral charm peonies, honeysuckles and paperwhites. Then, you'll use these elemental shapes to build the 15 bright, abundant arrangements including bold wreaths, bountiful bouquets, fantastical gilded wall art and blooming garlands.
Introducing new, never-before-seen techniques for dyeing paper and creating mouldable leaves and petals, this gorgeous guide is perfect for crafters of all skill levels interested in making realistic and unique home decor, gifts, accessories and entertaining essentials.$34.99
Alli Bartkowski explains the basic tools and techniques of quilling, from curling and crimping the paper to forming scrolls, strips and rolls.
Detailed step-by-step photos show all the shapes needed for the projects, which come in an assortment of 100, 150 and 200mm designs with projects for the beginner, intermediate and advanced quiller. Feel the calm and serenity created by the repetitive motions as you quill a Crimson Flower, Sunset, Snowflake, Peacock and other vivid, beautiful mandalas.$29.99
Follow Clare Youngs' simple step-by-step projects to make a huge variety of creative art projects – all made from old books!
- Folding Books – get folding and make a beautiful bird, a sailor’s knot, and a shining star, they look impressive but are deceptively simple to make.
- Making Scenes – learn how to cut and glue splendid scenes such as tiny paper mushrooms and ferns under a glass bell jar, a fairytale castle, and a tiger in the jungle, all of which would make great gifts, or just keep and display them all yourself!
- Refashioned Pages – transform the pages cut from books to make greeting cards, a botanical print lampshade and hanging birds.
Fold & Fly Butterflies, Birds, and Other Animals that Fly celebrates and explains the miracle of natural flight, while providing readers with easy-to-follow patterns for creating Mother Earth's most amazing winged creatures.
This boxed set includes a full-colour book, over 140 sheets of custom-printed paper and instructions for creating 20 magnificent masters of flight. From a prehistoric pterodactyl, to today's dragonfly, flying fish and a stork, this set reaches new heights in paper art.$19.99
Learn the art of paper folding with clear step-by-step instructions and practical diagrams. Choose from over 100 beautiful specialist pull-out papers to get started straight away. In this book, Didier sets out 40 creations: from aeroplanes with amazing performance and very decorative animals, through to boxes that can be used on any occasion. All these different folded models can be quite surprising as the carefully chosen coloured papers help you to achieve the best effects. Chapters cover; land and sea; fun and functional; wings and feathers.$34.99
This takes our passion for books one step further, presenting crafters with 33 projects to make out of books. In these projects Lisa reuses and repurposes orphaned and outdated books from markets and library sales and turns them into new art objects and practical items for the home. From artfully constructed mobiles, wreaths and vases, to functional items, such as shelves, storage boxes and a lampshade, these projects utilize every imaginable part of a book-from hardback cover to individual pages-and often require no more than a craft knife and glue to complete.$33.99
This book is an entry-level introduction to the ancient art of paper folding. It demonstrates the enormous number of ways to use paper folding in order to get beginners started on the projects, and keep them interested.
Start Origami begins with a brief history of origami followed by a guide through useful tools and equipment. In simple stages it outlines how to create paper models including: cat, dog, flower, the classic crane with its flapping wings, a frog, a lantern and a star. Increasing in complexity, these projects are chosen to build confidence and skill.
Each project is shown step-by-step with clear diagrams and reference to all the basic techniques and instructions. The finished pieces are beautifully photographed.$19.99
This super-kit contains 100 sheets of high quality, large-format origami paper, with 10 Japanese patterns in different colours, in addition to a handy 32 page book with diagrams and detailed instructions to make four origami models created by Italian masters from the Centro Documentazione Origami Association in Italy.
The models comprise a stylishly geometrical modular origami, a classic bird design, a majestic dragon and a spectacular hot-air balloon. The large-format paper supplied with the kit, makes it possible to create large scale origamis and play freely with the unusual combination of shapes and colours.$42.99
Breathe life into your tangles with colour, using pencils and dual brush markers. Learn new techniques and 48 tangles and borders.
Anyone who can hold a pen can create a Zentangle. Created for people who need to relax, Zentangle here is brought to a whole new level with rich colours!$26.99
This book reveals all the techniques you need to begin making beautiful projects with paper.
It covers all the basic papercraft techniques, many of which can be achieved using only paper, scissors and glue. There is also a chapter on materials as well as a useful tools section for more advanced papercrafting techniques. Once you've got the basics covered, you will be amazed at the variety of paper techniques there are to explore. Various paper treatments are covered in the sections on colouring, decorating and texturing.
You will learn how to make beautiful cards for family and friends in the cardmaking chapter, and add a special personal touch to gifts by making your own envelopes, giftwrap and gift boxes. The scrapbooking chapter is packed full of ideas on ways to preserve memories of trips and events. Decorative techniques can be found in the papercutting and origami chapters, and there is a final chapter on other papercrafts which includes techniques such as papier mache, decoupage, quilling and advice on the best ways to make your own paper.$27.99
Discover techniques and ideas to transform the forgotten and discarded into impactful, one-of-a-kind creations for home décor, accessories, entertaining and gift giving.
Whether you’re new to die-cutting and embossing or a seasoned pro, this DIY extravaganza reveals it all – from the materials and products used to the easy tips and advice to get it done.
Includes over 100 creative project ideas to repurpose and reuse just about anything.$27.99
This book contains more than 60 vintage designs suitable for all abilities including cars, animals, trains and airplanes.
Both children and adults have fun making these little paper toys; creating a smiling robot, comic hero or a small animal. But make no mistake, it is not just a hobby involving the cutting of A4 sheets and the gluing of a few tabs – it is an art form rooted in origami and practiced by graphic artists from all backgrounds.
It takes imagination and talent to create these little figures in paper! All that is required is a pair of scissors, some glue and, most importantly, a little patience.$29.99
Vision boxes and shrine containers connect the spirit of creativity with life. Each of the charming projects will help you discover the inner self, acquire a sense of wonder, and provide inspiration.
Be inspired as you assemble your personal mojo into a personal display of your life. Bring your mind, hands and spirit into focus through these simple steps.$22.99
Easy to use and gorgeous to look at, these decorative paper tapes have taken the design world by storm. Whether you already love washi tape, or are new to the world of decorative tapes, this project-packed book is sure to inspire.
Beautifully styled and photographed step-by-step projects teach you new techniques for creating and decorating with these popular tapes, with no fewer than fifty individual creations for you to make. Discover how to take full advantage of the unique properties of this new crafting tape, while creating beautiful greetings cards, cute gift toppers, stylish party accessories, photo frames, ornaments, toys, jewellery and more!
- More than 50 washi tape projects divided into 7 handy sections
- Each section includes at least 5 colourful step-by-step projects plus an additional spread, "Quick Makes", featuring even more easy ideas for using your washi tape
- From crafting up a beautiful birthday card to adding some washi tape style to your home, these projects will delight and inspire crafters of all skill levels
Look inside the book.$25.99
Washi Tape offers 101 amazing ideas that will make this new craft tape your new favourite thing. If you have never heard of washi tape, get ready to enter a bright new world of paper crafts! It's safe to use almost anywhere and great fun for children.
Washi paper is stronger than wood-pulp paper making it perfect for use in projects like origami and scrapbooking. The tape is low tack and slightly transparent, in a mix of colours and patterns, and a brilliant way to make all of your crafts even better.
- Create invitations, gift wrap and goodie bags
- Dress up your glasses, shoes and jewellery using these simple ideas and designs
- And because it's safe to use on delicate items, washi tape is great for personalized gifts like vases and photo albums
Washi – the colourful, patterned and often translucent paper tape that comes on a roll – has become a huge hit with crafters of all kinds. Join the growing trend and get creative with this stunning collection of more than 50 projects.
Jenny Doh, craft author extraordinaire, presents clever ideas for customising everything from packages to home decor items and creating quick, charming gifts.$29.99
Pom bouquets made from the pages of an old and beloved book. A crepe crown inspired by heirloom rose gardens. Cascading butterflies to adorn chairs. Nothing personalises a wedding more than beautiful, customisable papercraft decorations.
Created by top designers, these 20 exquisitely unique projects provide a creative outlet for brides during the hustle and bustle of the planning process. Mostly beginner-friendly, these handmade accessories add charm to any ceremony and reception.$29.99
As well as providing all the information artists need on materials, tools, basic techniques, colour mixing, finishes and application possibilities, there are more than 50 projects that feature clear, step-by-step photographs and cover a broad range of subjects and styles.
It demonstrates how to apply coloured wax to anything from the usual glossy cardstock to wood-free paper, canvas, glass and porcelain, as well as wood, candles and fabric, using several heat sources and applicators.
With projects ranging from greeting cards and mosaics to mixed-media collage and more!$31.99
Visit nine different lands in The World of Paper Crafting, where each charming pattern comes with clear and detailed step-by-step instructions, gloriously printed patterns to cut out and assemble and full colour, hand-drawn maps filled with information about each country.
Each paper project will transport crafters on a magical journey around the world. The nine projects include:
- Floral mobiles from Finland
- Carousel from France
- Candelabra from Canada
- Reef mobiles from Hawai
- Teatime in England
- Blue churches in Greece
- Sweetheart mobiles from Hungary
- Alpine house from Switzerland
- Snowflake mobiles from Sweden
A book containing perforated sheets of patterned paper featuring designs by Japanese graphic designer Yurio Seki. Yurio Seki's colorful and heart-warming designs are influenced by her life in Sweden where she spent a few years working and creating her own works.$33.99
Find your peace of mind through the art of paper folding! 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. The kit includes:
- 128-page colour book with instructions for 20 projects, many of which offer variations
- 400 sheets of origami paper
- 10 unique paper designs with patterned fronts and solid backs
World-renowned origami artist Mark Bolitho presents 20 new origami projects so you can create a wildlife menagerie.
With clear step-by-step instructions, diagrams and photographs of each finished project, he provides everything you need to know to fold a range of wildlife, from fish to birds, reptiles to big cats. The projects have been designed to inspire and challenge folders of every skill level.
Specially designed origami paper that replicates the animals' feathers, fur and scales is included.$29.99