Articles and Tutorials — origami

Rotated Grids Challenge

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Rotated Grids Challenge
Here is my challenge to you: fold a tessellation on an appropriately rotated grid and post a photo before May 12th for a chance to win a unique mini suncatcher, folded and framed by me!

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Rotating Grids in Squares and Hexagons

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Rotating Grids in Squares and Hexagons
You don’t have a laser cutter or Cricut scorer, but you still want to make stunning tessellations without guessing and iterating over and over. The good news is that there’s a fairly simple solution - rotated grids!

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Compound Quadrilaterals Tessellation Tutorial

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Compound Quadrilaterals Tessellation Tutorial
Now that you've learned to fold compound open and closed squares, it's time to add rectangles to the repertoire!

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Compound Squares Live Tutorial

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Compound Squares Live Tutorial
If you've seen my compound squares tutorial video, but you're still wondering about the details, check out this live video where I explain the ins and outs of using compound squares in larger tessellations!

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Open Compound Square Twist Tutorial

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Open Compound Square Twist Tutorial
Origami twists are very versatile - often, a technique that applies to one twist can apply to them all. Follow along with my video as I show you how to compound a twist!

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