What is Makigami?

Makigami is the art of creating paper figures and sculptures by folding and cutting the paper using only the hands as tool. Etymology The word comes from the union of the Quechua (Andean language) word Maki, which means “hand”, and the Japanese word Gami which means “paper”. Origin The technique born of the need for […]


¿Que es el Makigami?

    Makigami es el arte de creación de figuras y esculturas de papel mediante dobleces y cortes utilizando solo las manos como herramientas.     Etimología La palabra proviene de la unión de la palabra Maki que es de origen quechua (lengua originaria de los Andes)  que significa “mano” y de la palabra Gami […]