Cindy Ng is an origami designer whose mini kits and jewelry are sold in museum shops worldwide. Her work has been featured in Real Simple, Elle and the New York Times. She is the author of Girligami Kit.
Do you find yourself collecting brochures, pamphlets, postcards, programs, maps and tickets as souvenirs when you travel? Why let them collect dust when you can turn them into beautiful and useful folded origami objects that serve as visible mementoes of your travels!
In her new book, Travel Origami, author Cindy Ng combines her passion for origami with her love of travel. She shows you how to take the paper souvenirs you collect—from postcards to street maps—and turn them into artful memories that can last a lifetime. Whether you are a world traveler or a local vacationer with a fondness for the odd and quirky detour, these easy-to-fold origami projects are fun to make and fabulous to display in your home. The foolproof step-by-step instructions show you how to fold your paper collections into special items you can wear, carry, hang on your wall, or give to a traveling companion as a special keepsake.
Travel Origami presents 24 inspirational origami ideas that are fun, functional and great for the environment.
- Turn a souvenir paper bag into a clever lampshade!
- Fold that museum brochure into a photo frame instead of throwing it away!
- Make funky jewelry out of candy wrappers and comic strips!
- Build a wreath from your favorite postcards!
is the perfect way to stretch your adventures into hours of memory-making fun while reminiscing with family and friends.