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Origami Folding Fun Sessions: December 2019

Sunday, December 15, 2019

Colored origami paper folded into the shape of a stars. Galaxy of Stars
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Join OrigamiUSA at the Museum for special origami classes.

Choose from classes at all levels and learn the art of paper folding from highly skilled teachers.

Morning Classes

All of the following classes take place from 10:30 am–12:30 pm

Family Fun: Holiday Models

Level: Beginner
Teacher: Candace Paska
Families can explore the magic of origami together. No experience is necessary. For children ages 5 and up. (Children 5-8 must be accompanied by an adult also registered to take the class. Adults not accompanying children also welcome!)

Foot Fetish

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Donna Walcavage
Besides boots, Donna will showcase some models by Makoto Yamaguchi including high heels and Christmas stockings.

Saar Star

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Talo Kawasaki
These dazzling stunners have been featured on the AMNH Holiday Tree for decades.

Fior Di Tirrenia

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Rachel Katz
This gorgeous one piece floral star is folded from a pentagon.

Star Festival

Level: High Intermediate
Teacher: Nobuko Okabe
Nobuko will teach her original modular ornament out of 16 squares.


Afternoon Classes

All of the following classes take place from 2:30 pm–4:30 pm

A Galaxy of Stars

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Belle Fernandez
Let your origami proficiency shine forth as Belle shows you how to create these galactic wonders.

Rose Auditorium

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Kathy Stevick
This design by Nguyen Uyen puts the spotlight on a twist rose.

Margarete Star

Level: High Intermediate
Teacher: Faye Goldman
Faye will teach you how to take 7 simple strips to make this brilliant woven star.

Hydrangea Ribbon Box

Level: High Intermediate
Teacher: Arlene Gorchov
This eye-popping box created by Dasa Severova features the elegant Fujimoto Hydrangea on the cover.

More origami photos and details about the classes for this date.