Creator: Katrin & Yuri Shumakov
Paper: multiple sheet(s)
The featured flowers are Camelia and Chinese Dogwood arranged in Egyptian Vase (tall) and Semicircular Vase. Used Japanese and Swedish paper.
Oribana Charmby Katrin and Yuri Shumakov
Oribana 'Spring Breath' on Oriland Exhibition, Stony Brook, NY, USA, 2007.
Oribana 'Spring Breath'.
Miniature Oribana 'Spring Breath'. The tall vase is just 2 inches (5 cm) high and the whole tall arrangement is 4-1/2 inches high (12 cm). The low vase is 1-1/2 inches in diameter (4 cm) and the whole low arrangement is 2-5 inches (6 cm) high.
Miniature Oribana 'Spring Breath'. The size of mini-blooms: each Camellia is 2 cm (3/4 inch) in diameter; each Chinese Dogwood is 1.6 cm (5/8 inch) in diameter. Used wonderful classic Japanese origami paper with a slight touch of coloured pencils on white squares for flowers to create tender gradients.
Miniature Oribana 'Spring Breath' framed into a Gallery Frame. Yuri's origami shadowbox frame is perfect to display such mini designs! Frame size is 7-3/4 inches (20 cm), depth is 2-1/8 inches (5.3 cm), the picture size is 5-1/2 inches (14 cm).