November - Origami Day

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Maxim Trevelyan
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November - Origami Day

Post by Maxim Trevelyan » Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:11 am

The ancient Japanese art of folding paper, known as origami, celebrates its existence on November 11th.

Did you know that the Yoneyama Yuichi holds a record for most folded origami cranes in five minutes, totaling to thirteen?

If you have never tried origami before, perhaps this creative challenge is a good way to start. Choose any origami model (or models) you want and get creative! If you have troubles choosing a model this site may be able to help.

For 15 Hoots and 15 beans, post your photograph (600x600 or less) of your origami creation as a reply to this thread by November 30th 11:59 PM HOL time at the latest. All posted photos must be of your own creation and all normal HOL rules apply.
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Re: November - Origami Day

Post by Vanessa Tilley » Sun Nov 05, 2017 12:55 am

I have never been good with origami. I always get frustrated and throw the paper away. Here is my "out of this world" owl. Hopefully it isn't too bad :P

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Re: November - Origami Day

Post by Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis » Sun Nov 05, 2017 4:27 am

Here's a puffy bunny:

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Re: November - Origami Day

Post by Polaris Black » Tue Nov 28, 2017 4:28 pm

Here's a crane:

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Re: November - Origami Day

Post by Shiloh Adlar » Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:10 am

Unfortunately I don't have any cool paper, so I just used regular notebook paper to make a flower.

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Re: November - Origami Day

Post by Shadow Gaunt » Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:07 pm

I also have no cool paper, but I do have a pencil. Here's a bunny.

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Re: November - Origami Day

Post by Prof. Gustavo Flores » Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:11 pm

Hope I'm still on time!

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Re: November - Origami Day

Post by Maxim Trevelyan » Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:41 pm

15 Hoots and beans go to:

Polaris Black
Prof. Gustavo Flores
Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
Shadow Gaunt
Shiloh Adlar
Vanessa Tilley
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