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Bible Origami : Paper-Folding Fun for the Whole Family! (Paperback) (Andrew Dewar)

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Befold! — Combine the age–old art of easy origami paper folding with the greatest stories from the Bible!Perfect for children and young adults, this boxed paper craft kit contains everything beginner to advance paper folders will need to create colorful paper figurines from famous Biblical stories and assemble them on origami background tableaus to help retell the stories.Each Biblical tale is introduced, followed by an explanation of the significance of all the folded paper figures in the story. The finished origami pieces can then be used to reenact these timeless stories, or to create inspiring dioramas. These reenactments using origami paper figures and background help bring the sacred Bible stories alive for your family, youth group or Sunday school class.This do-it-yourself paper craft kit contains:
  • A full–color 64-page booklet
  • Step-by-step folding instructions
  • Easy-to-follow diagrams
  • 72 sheets of 2–sided folding paper in a variety of sizes and colors
  • 72 models and 6 different backdrops to make 9 scenes.
The Bible is not just a book. It is also a fountain, from which springs forth great sprays of art music and literature. There has always been a tradition of presenting the Bible visually—just think of how sculptures, illuminated manuscripts, and stain glass can often capture the message of the Bible better than printed words. Origami is a natural medium to express religious teachings because it is both interactive and beautiful. This fun origami for kids kit will make scripture come to life again and again!Origami projects include:
  • The First Christmas
  • Easter
  • Adam & Eve
  • Noah's Ark
  • The Tower of Babel
  • Jacob's Ladder
  • Jonah and the Whale
  • The Good Shepherd
  • The Annunciation
Combine the age-old Japanese art of paper folding with some of the greatest stories from the Bible!

Bible Origami kit is a new boxed set from well-known papercrafter Andrew Dewar. It contains everything you need to fold the figures from famous Biblical stories. A full-color, 64-page booklet provides detailed, step-by-step folding instructions for each figure. Custom-designed papers are provided for each person, animal and object that comprise the 72 models.

Each project is introduced by a simple retelling of the biblical story that inspires it, followed by an explanation of the significance of each accompanying origami figure.

The finished pieces can be used to reenact these timeless stories, or to create inspiring dioramas. These miniature reenactments will bring the sacred Bible stories alive for your family, your youth group or your Sunday school class.

Projects include:
  • Adam and Eve
  • Noah's Ark
  • The Tower of Babel
  • Jacob's Ladder
  • Jonah and the Whale
  • The Annunciation
  • The First Christmas
  • Easter
  • The Good Shepherd
Number of Pages: 63.0
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies, Religion + Beliefs
Sub-Genre: Origami, Christianity / General, Christianity / Education / Children + Youth
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Tuttle Pub
Author: Andrew Dewar
Language: English
Street Date: October 10, 2012
TCIN: 14252487
UPC: 9780804843065
Item Number (DPCI): 247-07-5760

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