Modular Origami Polyhedra The Platonic Solids

Author: Rona Gurkewitz; Bennett Arnstein
Homepage 9780486461724

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  • : $21.00(NZD)
  • : 9780486461724
  • : Dover Publications, Incorporated
  • : Dover Publications, Incorporated
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  • : 0.195045
  • : June 2008
  • : --- length: - '28' width: - ".5" units: - Centimeters
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  • : Rona Gurkewitz; Bennett Arnstein
  • : Dover Origami Papercraft Ser.
  • : Paperback
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  • : English
  • : 736.982
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Barcode 9780486461724
9780486461724

Description

Whether or not you're familiar with traditional origami models, you're sure to be captivated by the fun and fascination of creating abstract geometric forms. This book by an expert paperfolder offers a clear, concise introduction to the special techniques for making beautiful, complex polyhedra models.
These 17 projects are based on the classic Platonic solids: the tetrahedron, hexahedron, octahedron, dodecahedron, and icosahedron. Folders at every level of experience, from absolute beginners to old hands, will appreciate the step-by-step diagrams and their detailed views of the models' assembly. Additional helpful features include photos of the complete models, background on the Platonic solids, and references.