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Picture of the month

Frühling (Spring)

This collage is a collaboration for the
Origami-Deutschland booth
at the CREATIVA 2017.

Aiga Schmitz, Dirk Eisner,
Elke Albrecht, Hans-Werner Guth,
Heike Schröder, Iris Geitner,
Mechthild Helbich,
Mechthild Jüttner-Kilens,
Pamela Trowe, Sabine Borbe,
Sebastian Schwenk, Ulrike Wolff.

Model authors:
Carmen Sprung (sun wreath), Tomoko Fuse (rabbit),
Nguyen Hung Curong (tree),
Paolo Bascetta (star box) i.a.

Photo: Dirk Eisner

More pictures from the CREATIVA can be found in our gallery.

Thanks to everyone who helped prepare and supervise the OD booth at the CREATIVA 2017!

29th International Convention of Origami Deutschland e. V.
May 26 - 28, 2017

Dear paper folders,
Origami is fascinating people all over the world and links us across borders. Let us fold together!
From 26th to 28th of May 2017 we would like to invite you to the 29th International Convention of Origami Deutschland e.V. We hope to experience an entertaining weekend together with all of you in the Gustav-Stresemann-Institute in Bonn.
We're looking forward to our special guests Melina Hermsen (Germany), Krystyna Burczyk (Poland) and Bernie Peyton (USA).
Meet fellow folders from home and abroad, take part in inspiring workshops of varying levels of difficulty, learn to fold new models and discover unknown origami paths. There will be something for everybody, no matter if beginner, advanced folder or experienced origami artist.
We're looking forward to meeting you!

For more information about the programm, registration, etc., please see OD Conventions page.

Registrations will be accepted depending on occupied capacities. Origami Deutschland auf der CREATIVA 2017

An interview with Hans-Werner Guth by Britta from
YouTube channel

New Book

ORIGAMIZAUBER - Originelle Ideen Schritt für Schritt gefaltet
by Evi Binzinger, Stefan Delecat, Nick Robinson

This book on Naumann & Göbel Verlagsgesellschaft mbH (publisher).

Description of contents see Nick Robinson's website and Amazon.

DRF 1 report Die Kunst des Faltens about Barbara Janssen-Frank's origami workshops in Bremen

This television report is provided by Mediathek des DRF 1 - Deutsches Regional Fernsehen and is a part of "Nachrichten aus dem Norden", March 29, 2016.