Recent paintings

Recent paintings

Warmer sunny weather in May and June has stimulated a few reasonable paintings. Now the challenges of standing in muddy fields and chasing off inquisitive cows have been replaced horse flies and sunburn.

Making origami workshops fun

Making origami workshops fun

I enjoy teaching origami to groups, though I do it less frequently these days. Assia and I have recently returned from the 40th anniversary convention of MFPP in Aix les Bains in the Savoie region of France, where we were very honoured to be two of the invited guests, along with Alessandra Lamio, Eric Vigier, […]

Akira Yoshizawa 14 March 1911 – 14 March 2005

Akira Yoshizawa 14 March 1911 – 14 March 2005

                  An encounter with the master The Legacy of Akira Yoshizawa  

The story of a fox hound

The story of a fox hound

Dating from 1975, this is a very early design of mine but it remains one of my favourites. It’s not too difficult, and you can soon knock up quite a pack of baying hounds from a few 2×1 rectangles obtained by cutting standard origami squares in half. The traditional 22.5 degree geometry easily lends itself […]