Weekly FOLD · Workshop

Origami Flexiball with IAAM

All hail modular origami! Finally, after a long semester of traditional models, we can finally sneak my favourite form of origami back into the club spotlight. (╯✧ ∇ ✧)╯ Join us on 12/6 for an exciting collaboration with UofT It’s All About Math (IAAM). We will fold the flexiball, which is a beginner-intermediate difficulty model… Continue reading Origami Flexiball with IAAM

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Origami Dinosaurs

Life uh… finds a way, and this time, it’s through origami! Although these dinos could pack a mean punch, they’d also apparently make for great pets. At 34 steps, you have the Protoceratops designed by Kawahata. Protoceratops are herbivores that om nom nommed on Cretaceous plants with their hook-like beaks and strong jaws. Maybe if… Continue reading Origami Dinosaurs

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Healing Sounds of Music (HSM) & UTFOLD Present… A Musical Collaboration

This Friday, we are collaborating with Healing Sounds of Music (HSM). The models are the beginner-friendly fourth and eighth notes. It will be possible to fold multiple notes during the session. We’ll draw a staff bar on the board for anyone who wants to contribute, they can temporarily stick their note(s) on, so that we… Continue reading Healing Sounds of Music (HSM) & UTFOLD Present… A Musical Collaboration

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Mythological Animals

Belief in mythological animals has long since died down, but we can bring them to life with origami! The Kirin is a dragon-unicorn chimera with East-Asian origin that became associated with the giraffe. On the other hoof, Sleipnir is an 8-legged horse from Norse mythos; it was ridden by Odin and considered the apex of… Continue reading Mythological Animals

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Halloween Origami

Halloween is nearing and the spirits are getting restless! For the upcoming workshop (Oct. 25), Christian, Anna, and Jocelyn will teach a beginner-intermediate model called Sr. Caveira (designed by João Charrua). An ominous figure fitting for the spooky season. Jingxiu will also teach an advanced model called Yatagarasu, the Three-legged Crow (designed by Satoshi Kamiya).… Continue reading Halloween Origami

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Origami Spinning Tops

Spin to win in this week’s workshop revolving around Spinning Tops! Designed by Manpei Arai, this intermediate-beginner model is both displayable and functional. Attendees can compete for longest spin time with their tops. The winner will receive a UTFOLD membership card, 15% discount code from Origami-Shop, and a 100-sheet pack of (R/O/Y/G/B) kami paper! Reminders:… Continue reading Origami Spinning Tops