Origami Land Series
Origami Landby Yuri and Katrin Shumakov
WELCOME to Origami Land!
ORIGAMI LAND offers you step-by-step directions on how to make your own original paper world with a Castle, houses, people, flowers, dragons, boats and more. 'Origami Land' contains ten sections, which you can visit using the menu at the top and bottom of the screen. The main sections are GALLERY, INDEX OF MODELS and MY FOLDING. ORIGAMI LAND offers you almost 2,000 detailed step-by-step colorful diagrams, placed on 262 pages, on how to make your own original paper world with a Castle, houses, people, flowers, dragons, trees, boats, vehicles and more. A huge Oriland collection is for the novice and the expert to play with.
In this section, a fairy paper land with a Castle and dragons, delightful flowers and cheerful dwellers is displayed. Here are presented all the models and their variations, all to help you create your own original paper world. Just choose the model you would like to fold and click on its image. Then you will come in diagrams of this model in the MY FOLDING section.
INDEX OF MODELS section
This section offers you a choice of models from the table of contents according to the level of folding and a category. There are five levels of difficulty from simple to complex. Focusing the cursor on the model's info you will see a little image of this model. By clicking on a link of the chosen model you will come to its diagrams in the MY FOLDING section.
MY FOLDING section
This is the place where you fold the model. The left part of the screen shows the photos of the model and the quick menu. The right part presents the detailed step-by-step colorful diagrams that will guide you through folding the model page by page. Each step of the diagrams is supplied with the text directions. Also, you can enlarge the diagrams and print the diagrams' page.
PAPER COLORING section
ORIGAMI LAND has the 'Paper Coloring' section. It contains a collection of 30 original Oriland Patterns, which you can print out to make your paper models colorful and original! The patterns will be very useful for the various paper projects.This is fun!
ORIGAMI LAND has 'Origami Symbols' section explaining international origami symbols. This is very useful for beginners to get to know the most basic points about origami - its symbols because they will help to read diagrams for folding from almost any origami source. The animations will help to understand actions that accompany symbols or sets of lines and symbols.
Dragon, Butterfly, Dino-baby, Dove, Dragonfly, Snail
Castle, Houses (with variations), Street Lantern, Bench
Boy and Girl (with variations), Boy's shoes, Girl's shoes (with variations)
Train, Rails, Toy Boats (with variations), Warship, Mini Car
Anemone Nemorosa flower, Matthiola Bicornis flower, Evening Primrose flower, Clematis Jackmannii flower, Simple Rose, Cornflower, Poppy, Sunflower, Triple Leaf & stalks, Pointed Leaf, Oak Tree, Tree, Flowerbed
The models are mostly high-intermediate level of folding and they are good for everyone who loves origami and fairy tales!
This program needs no installation and uses its own built-in Flash technology.
Downloadable version (Windows only):
Unpack the archive, then run "Origami Land.exe".
NOTE: as MAC doesn't have Power PC compatibility anymore, there is no MAC version available at the present.