Origami Jewelry Motifs: Fold and Wear Your Own Earrings, Bracelets, Necklaces and More!
Fold your way to necklaces, bracelets, earrings and more!
Want to add something new to your look? Look to paper! In Origami Jewelry Motifs, you'll learn to fold more than 30 charming origami models, from animals and flowers to shapes and figures. Mix-and-match the jewelry-sized motifs with headbands, necklaces, rings, and more to create your own custom jewelry.
New to folding? Not a problem! The models included range from beginner to intermediate. Start with a simple model, such as the Christmas tree, and work your way up to the more complicated brontosaurus. Even if you're an experienced folder, the small-scale models will challenge and engage you.
Once you've mastered a few simple jewelry-making techniques, you'll be able to create endless variations using your favorite motifs. Try a pair of playful fox earrings, or make a statement with the fractal rose necklace. Adorn your hair with a whimsical butterfly headband. Whatever your style, you'll find something to make and love in Origami Jewelry Motifs!
Julian Laboy-Rodriguez started folding over a decade ago, as a simple diversion between college classes. He found both a diversion and a new passion. He sells his origami jewelry and other creations in his Etsy store, Paper Edge. Julian lives in Puerto Rico and is currently working on his second M.A. in Psychology.
Pub Date: 2016
Format: Paperback with bw & color illus.
Size: 8.00 x 8.00 inches
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