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Origami for Beginners

5(6 reviews)
A wonderful Origami learning experience! You will learn Japanese traditional paper folding to make you purely happy, calm and smile by folding paper together!
10 Students
£10 pp
1 hour
Beginner
Next available date:22nd April 2021
About this class

Learn to make your own Origami models in this cheerful, relaxed and fun hour long paper folding workshop, with Japanese Origami artist Toshiko Kurata.

Every workshop has a different theme in which Toshi will be showing & explaining how to fold traditional paper models.

Some examples of origami we may make together could be:
Beautiful Flowers, Kimono Bookmarks, Charming Gift Box, Cute Paper Animals, Lovely Hidden Note Hearts, Christmas or Easter decorations or Kawaii Dress Bunting.

It'll be wonderful surprise!

Toshiko will also be adding a special 'Japanese topping'! For example, maybe wearing Kimono or sharing a few words of…

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What you will learn
  • Flower or Animal or Special surprise
  • Lovely heart or simple model for warming up
What you will need
  • Any Square Papers (coloured /designed /etc.)
  • Glue
  • Scissors

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5(6 reviews)
Lia - April 9th
I've had to book again because the activity is relaxing and the teacher is very patient.
Lia Choi - March 25th
So much fun and relaxing. Thank you.
Alison - January 22nd
Toshiko was a wonderful teacher to introduce me to this amazing art. She was patient and encouraging and a lot of fun. What a great way to spend an hour!
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Toshiko has been practising origami since she was a child growing up in Japan. She first learnt the traditional Japanese art of paper folding from her grandmother and it's that fun, relaxed, "lets do something together" type of learning atmosphere that she carries through to her popular online and in person origami workshops but now from her base in East London.

Toshiko is a member of The British Origami Society. She teaches both adults and children workshops,

She has folded paper for a wide range of clients including The Handmade Fair at Hampton Court Palace, Christian Dior in Selfridges…

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Reviews

Lia - April 9th
I've had to book again because the activity is relaxing and the teacher is very patient.
Lia Choi - March 25th
So much fun and relaxing. Thank you.
Alison - January 22nd
Toshiko was a wonderful teacher to introduce me to this amazing art. She was patient and encouraging and a lot of fun. What a great way to spend an hour!
Irene - December 18th
Such a fun class, what a lovely way to spend 1 hour in an evening to do something enjoyable for yourself and switch off from everything else. The teacher was soo good and so nice and very patient. If you are thinking about doing the class don't hesitate you'll enjoy it. Thank you
Lily - November 21st
It was such a fun evening, the teacher was lovely and I enjoyed trying different origami shapes.
Holly - November 20th
Nice distraction from lock down. All the steps well explained & welcoming happy feel to the class. Pleased with my origami.