Paper Garden

This beautiful origami garden was created by Swiss designer Anouk Vogel to celebrate Japan’s Gardening World Cup. The event’s theme is Gardens for World Peace and Prayer for Japanese Recovery, and will aid the victims of the Japanese Tsunami. I love the all white sculpture as it highlights the simple beauty of folded paper. […]

Pleats Please

The master of pleats Issey Miyake, exhibited a beautiful new line of lamps at Milan Design Week 2012.

Produced by Artemide, these lamps are folded and stitched from fabric made from recycled PET bottles. There are nine different pleated shapes which will make choosing just one difficult. Ok origami friends, it’s time to get […]

One Beautiful Bunny

Alex Pentek and David Shall have had a very good week! The long awaited Rabbit sculpture was finally installed on Tuesday, Feb 28th. So next time you find yourself in County Meath, Ireland check out this amazing origami sculpture by Alex Pentek. Take a drive on N2 towards Ashbourne and you can spot this […]


Check out UPPERCASE, a magazine for the creative and curious, its a real treat.

I am thrilled to be featured in My Life with Paper, issue 12.

UPPERCASE is now available in North American Anthropologie stores and in their webshop. Congrats Janine!



Origami Turkey

Thanksgiving is such an excellent holiday – its not political or religious, it is a celebration of family and friendship. Why not add a little origami activity to the festivities. Check out this stop action video sent to me by a new friend, Hiromi Kubota. My turkey model can be used as place cards […]