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Fantastic origami flying creatures : 24 amazing paper models  Cover Image Book Book

Fantastic origami flying creatures : 24 amazing paper models / Hisao Fukui.

Fukui, Hisao, 1951- (author.).


Japanese origami expert Hisao Fukui shows you how to create incredibly realistic paper birds and flying insects, a winged dinosaur and even an undulating Chinese dragon! The easy-to-follow folding instructions and photos in this book present 24 challenging and amazingly lifelike models--from intermediate to complex in terms of their level of difficulty.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9784805315798
  • ISBN: 4805315792
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Tokyo [Japan] ; Tuttle Publishing, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published in Japan in 2014.
Translation of: Real origami sora wo tobu ikimono hen.
Formatted Contents Note:
A guide to the folding symbols -- Specialized folding procedures -- Origami bases -- How to make lifelike origami -- About the paper -- part 1. Birds: Mandarin duck ; Swan ; Crane box ; Swallow ; Peacock with train ; Peacock with tail fan ; Crow ; Flamingo ; Sparrow ; Common gull ; Crested kingfisher ; Eagle -- part 2. Insects: Locust ; Butterfly ; Stink bug ; Cicada ; Japanese horned beetle (kabuto mushi) -- Five-horned rhinoceros beetle ; Dragonfly -- part 3. Dinosaurs: Pteranodon ; Archaeopteryx ; Chinese bird-lizard (sinornithosaurus) ; Chinese phoenix (fenghuang) ; Chinese dragon.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the Japanese.
Subject: Origami > Japan.
Paper animal making > Japan.
Animals in art.
Animaux en papier.
Animaux en papier > Japon.
Genre: illustrated books.
Patterns (Instructional works)
Illustrated works.
Handbooks and manuals.
Instructional and educational works.
Guides et manuels.
Matériel d'éducation et de formation.
Ouvrages illustrés.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ste. Genevieve County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Ste. Genevieve County Library.


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Ste. Genevieve County Library 736.982 Fukui (Text) 33358000337967 New Non-Fiction Available -

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