Origami sea life

John Montroll

Book - 1990

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New York : Dover 1990.
2nd ed
Item Description
Originally published: Maryland : Antroll Pub. Co., 1990.
Physical Description
192 p. : chiefly ill. ; 28 cm
Main Author
John Montroll (-)
Other Authors
Robert J. (Robert James) Lang, 1961- (-)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Illustrated instruction book features 38 projects, simple to complex. Tadpole, barracuda, sailfish, lobster, many more. Step-by-step instructions. Over 2,400 black-and-white illustrations.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

In Origami Sea Life, John Montroll and Robert J. Lang have collaborated to produce a truly elegant work. The pages of this book contain some of the most creative origami published to date. Each project is accompanied by a biological sketch of the animal to enhance the visual description. There are 38 models in all ranging from the lowly barnacle to the mighty whale. in between are to be found a cuttlefish, angelfish, lionfish, and fiddler crab, to name but a few of the unusual origami projects presented.Each project is illustrated with step-by-step instructions, utilizing the unique folds which make each of these animals so lifelike. Beginner and expert alike will find hours of creative fun in these pages.Origami Sea Life also includes a summary of the history of origami sea life. Information on types of paper and the technique of wet folding make this book indispensible for all those with an interest in papercraft.