Would you like to make your own XMAS decorations?
Join Origami 4 Fun to learn how to transform a simple square of paper into a beautiful festive decoration. Take it with you or give it to someone special as a handmade present.
Origami 4 Fun festive Origami workshop at Here East Christmas Market
Wednesday 28th November
Time: 4 – 8pm
Led by Alex Tonchievici – origami artist/tutor at Origami_4_Fun
Each origami workshop will run for 50min (10min break in between sessions) This is a drop-in workshop so please just come along and take a seat. If the current session if full please join the next one.
4.00 – 4.50pm
5.00 – 5.50pm
6.00 – 6.50pm
7.00 – 7.50pm
Please note: this event is designed to accommodate all abilities, so if you are curious about origami but haven’t tried it before, do come along! All materials will be provided.
What will you make?
You will learn how to fold origami Xmas trees, origami Santa (tags), origami diamonds, boxes, reindeer, Xmas wreath and origami stars.
Looking forward to seeing you at the Merrymaking @ Here East.
About Origami 4 Fun
Alex Tonchievici is a freelance origami artist/teacher, based in East London, who enjoys a life full of creativity and learning. Her interest in origami, the Japanese art of folding paper, originated when she was studying architecture and has grown into a passion. She also loves drawing, photography and meditation, all of which she expresses through her origami works.
In the last 7 years, being interested in the educational applications of origami, she has developed all sorts of fun activities for children and young people, engaging them in creating something unique.
Origami_4_Fun started as a project with the aim to introduce origami as an artistic element in the creative development of the child and young people.
For Alex, origami is a communication channel used towards discovering and fostering of new creative skills. Just by using the “magic touch” of her bare hands, she brings to life all her origami projects.