My Second Month of One Year Origami Challenge

The second month of the year was harder than the first. On of the reasons why, it’s because I did not made a list beforehand of what to fold, so I end up losing to much time thinking on what to fold, and then not folding anything. 

I manage somehow to finish it, well, better say to have folded enough models to look like I made one every day.

Day 32 of 365 Origami Heart folded by me.

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Day 33 of 365 Origami Ice Cream Designed by Paper Kawaii and folded by me.

Day 34 of 365 Golden RetrieverDesigned by Satoshi Kamiya and folded by me. Happy Golden Retriever Day⠀

Day 35 of 365 Origami Cat Heart designed by Paper Kawaii and folded by me.

Day 36 of 365: Origami tulip, the video that I followed said it was designed by Tsuku Cafe and the flower pot is designed by Jo Nakashima

Day 37 of 365 Origami rose and calyx designed by Tadashi Mori, and the flower pot is designed by Jo Nakashima

Day 38 of 365 Origami Valentine Heart-Box designed by Leyla Torres

Day 39 of 365 Traditional tulip plus flower pot designed by Jo Nakashima

Day 40 of 365 Masahiro Rose designed by Masahiro Ichikawa and flower pot designed by Jo Nakashima

Day 41 of 365 Origami Umbrella designed by The Idea King. Happy Umbrella Day:)⠀

Day 42 of 365. So...I saw this amazing kusudama designed by Tomoko Fuse on Instagram folded by @patricio.ravetta

 The one that I saw was made from 270 modules. I knew that I would not have enough patience so I decided to make one of 90 modules. I did the modules in one day except for the curling part, which I made yesterday and the assembling as well. The only problem is that even if I read that you don’t need glue to assemble, my modules just would stay in I glue them. After I made all the 5 modules sets that I needed, I started to combine them only to realize that I made the sets all wrong. Off course I could not unglue them anymore. So what was suppose to be a beautiful 90 modules Ant Lions Nest kusudama end up on being a long patch of modules. That looks nice anyway. I was an origami challenge after all.

Day 43 of 365 I still had 20 pieces that were not glued from my mistake on assambling the 90 modules Ant Lions Nest kusudama designed by Tomoko Fuse so I folded 10 more and made the 30 modules version.⠀

Day 44 of 365 Magic Rose Designed by Valerie Vann and folded by me.

Day 45 of 365 Origami Book Designed by Oriland Origami and folded by me⠀

Day 46 of 365 Origami Chinese Thread Book interpretation by Paula Versnick and folded by me.⠀

Day 47 of 365 Origami Whale designed by Jo Nakashima

Day 48 of 365 Cherry Blossom Designed by Pham Hoang Hai⠀

Day 49 of 365 Cat Designed by J. Anibal Voyer and folded by me⠀

Day 50 of 365 Origami Swan Dish Designed by Laura Kruskal and folded by me.⠀

Leyla Torres wrote an article not too long ago about Folding an Origami Swan in Memory of Laura Kruskal so I wanted to pay my respects as well to an origami artist by folding this swan designed by her.⠀

Day 51 of 365 Origami Winter Bear Designed by The Idea King.⠀

Day 52 of 365 Origami T-Rex designed by Kade Chan and folded by me.

I have to admit that I was kinda scared to try this model. The biggest paper size I have is 20 cm by 20 cm. But I do love the model, and I like dinos as well, so I decided to give it a try, it would’t be an origami challenge if I choose only models I know I can fold. It’s nowhere near perfect, I don’t have details on the head as I should, The paper is not very, the layers are not aligned good enough, but I did it till the end, and I think that’s really important.⠀

Day 53 of 365 Rabbit in Wonderland Designed by Keigo Matsuda and folded by me.

Day 54 of 365 Kusudama Paradigma designed by Ekaterina Lukasheva and folded by me⠀

Day 55 of 365 Mini origami plants in pots designed by Paper Kawaii and folded by me.

Day 56 of 365 Wen's Dragon designed by Sok Song

Day 57 of 365 Origami Dove⠀

Day 58 of 365 Origami Plum Blossom designed by Fendy Tong⠀

Day 59 of 365 Origami Butterfly designed by Yakomoga⠀

Do this was my second month of 365 origami challenge.

And that’s it. Until now, in March, I haven’t folded anything, so I have a lot of catch up to do. It’s been a bit too tiresome, with work, and finishing the apartment. Soon I will be moving to a new place, where I will have more space for myself, so maybe then I will be able to stay more on track. But until than, happy folding! And good luck to all of you who participate in this origami challenge.

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