Courses and Workshops

Origami Folding Fun Sessions

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Six examples of paper folded into the shapes of baby animals.

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 from OrigamiUSA.

Check out the list below!



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


Baby Animals

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Bernice Smith

Bernice will teach an adorable chick, lamb, bunny, puppy and other paper babies.


Jose Meeusen Models

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Kay Eng

Let your creativity shine forth with these wonderful modular stars by Jose Meeusen.


Double Stars with 5, 6, and 8 points

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Sandra Richman

These fabulous stars by the Shumakovs feature a 3-D center achieved by a sink.


30 Piece Modular Origami

Level: High Intermediate
Teacher: Joy Hsiao

This spectacular ornamental ball is the Rafelita, designed by Ekaterina Lukasheva.



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


Family Fun: Flowers and Favorites

Level: Beginner
Teacher: Aldo Putignano

This class is a great opportunity for families to explore the magic of origami together, no experience necessary. For children ages 8 and up. (Adults without children are also welcome!)


Spikey Ball

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Ros Joyce

Ros will teach this six piece modular cube with different sized points all over.


Darwin Cyclone Motif

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Doug Caine

Get into a whirlwind of frenzied folding with this fun modular by David Mitchell.


Year of the Dog

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Maria Velazquez

Fold a standing dog, noisy barking dog, quiet puppy, or an obedient sitting dog.


Flower Tower

Level: Intermediate
Teacher: Nathan Ascher

Now’s the time to master this modern classic by Chris Palmer. 


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