Exploring Paper
Exploratorium Magazine

Volume 23, Number 2
Exploring Origami - Page 5 of 5

RealVideoOne of Jeremy Shafer's specialties is the flaming crane. After lighting a piece of paper on fire, Shafer then quickly folds a traditional origami crane in this RealVideo. Kids please note: This demonstration is done by a professional and is not to be tried at home.

Watch this clip in RealVideo through the link above, or in the following formats:
Quicktime 4.0: 3.5MB or 2.2MB




Related Resources:

Jeremy Shafer leads the Bay Area Rapid Folders (BARF), which holds regular meetings and publishes the BARF Newsletter. For more information on the organization and origami visit their Web site at www.krmusic.com/barf.html

Laura Mappin's origami group is the League of Intrepid Paper Sculptors (LIPS). They meet regularly in Sunnyvale, CA. For more information about the organization and its meeting schedule—as well as related links—visit their Web site at www.aimnet.com/~andalar/Origami/origami.html


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