Choosing the right Origami paper

The right origami Paper For mastering any origami model it is essential to be able to fold the model many times, so the kind of origami paper chosen will be important for the successful development of the project piece, although the paper used for a sketch can be a low cost paper, which can be […]


Papers for drawing with charcoal

The most suitable papers for drawing with charcoal are the rugged papers, because the irregularities on the paper retain the charcoal (carbon) particles, on the other hand, on smooth papers the charcoal stroke is hardly noticeable. The rougher the paper is, the darker the strokes, since the amount of charcoal retained in the sheet will […]


Origami paper qualities

Creating origami art takes more than perfecting folding techniques; it also takes vision and an important part of the process is select the right paper for you model. Although there are many hand paper makers around, most of them have other purposes and other types of customers in mind. This is why many origami artists […]


What is Origami?

  Origami is it is the art of paper folding to create forms and sculptures.   The Origami word comes from mixing the japanese words ori that means “folding”, and kami that means “paper” and is often associated with Japanese culture. In modern usage, the word “origami” is used as an inclusive term for all […]


Paper Engineering

  What is paper engineering? Commonly we believe that the paper is only for drawing and writing, but its features, like its flexibility, which it is easy to cut, or it can be surprisingly strong when folded, make it a great building material for all kinds of art projects commonly called as paper engineer, whether […]


Drawing papers

  The paper is a thin material produced by pressing together moist fibers, typically cellulose pulp derived from wood, rags or grasses, and drying them into flexible sheets.     Drawing papers quality   One of the main advantages is that graphite can be used for drawing on virtually any surface and thus in practically […]