A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 297,165
Currently Running With Scissors:
383 Guests and 7 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 [2]  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: 1,000 Origami Cranes  (Read 2768 times)
Tags for this thread: origami , crane  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
batgirl
Global Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Part Librarian, Part Superhero
Offline Offline

Posts: 19978
Joined: 23-Sep-2005

Stop Pinning, Start Making.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #10 on: March 03, 2011 04:21:20 PM »

Yes, it was! I think I learned about from watching the movie "Rhapsody in August," which is really moving and interesting. In another way, I have wanted to learn to fold cranes since I was a kid, but never learned until now. But the idea to fold 1,000 came from learning more about Japanese traditions via the Sadako story, Rhapsody in August, getting to know friends like Alwaysinmyroom, who have Japanese heritage, and so on. I didn't have exactly one inspiration, but all of these things led me to want to try to make 1,000. It was really fun, it became a challenge to finish a packet of paper by a certain date, etc. I suspect there will be at least another 1,000 in my future! Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Just added lots of new items! Use coupon code "craftster" for 10% off! http://www.LilyLovesBernie.etsy.com
 50 Things
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 [2]  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Macromedia Flash 8 - Working with the Color Mixer
Macromedia Flash 8 - Introducing Advanced Color Selection
Macromedia Flash 8 - Introduction to Setting Colors in Flash
Macromedia Flash 8 - Object-Based Drawing
Macromedia Flash 8 - Creating and Arranging Groups
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: DIY Drum Light
Tute Tuesday: Fleece Puppy Bed
Matchbox Mania!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.