Origami master Sy Chen shares his passion of paper folding through 51 of his own delightful heart designs. Ranging from simple to intermediate difficulty level, he combines basic heart designs and the color changing technique to make elegant heart models. The heart shape is one of the most powerful symbols that express love, and combining the folded heart with other objects makes the models speak for themselves. The author shows the reader how to incorporate origami hearts into letters, cards, and rings that can be used in daily life. Folding can be playful and magical, as action model hearts will not only amuse you, but also stun your friends and audiences with endless entertainment.The heart shape has been one of my favorite subjects since I started designing origami models. ... In theory, it is impossible to make a seamless two-dimensional heart shape without cutting, because the shape would be constrained by the rigidity of ... It is commonly referred to as inside-out origami (Montroll, 1993) or color change. ... The fourth section is about functional models, such as letters and cards.
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