Origami Heaven

A paperfolding paradise

The website of writer and paperfolding designer David Mitchell

 

 
5-part Modular Designs
 
  Name: Pentangle

Modules / Paper shape / Folding geometry: 5 modules from squares using mock platinum folding geometry.

Designer / Date: David Mitchell, 1989.

Diagrams: On-line diagrams are available on the Modular Designs page of this site.

 
  Name: Icosahedron (5-part)

Modules / Paper shape / Folding geometry: 5 modules from squares using 60/30 degree folding geometry.

Designer / Date: Tomoko Fuse, 1980s.

Diagrams: A version of this design folded from a double bronze rectangle can be found in Mathematical Origami - David Mitchell - Tarquin 1997 - ISBN 189961818X.

 
  Name: Puzzle Icosahedron

Modules / Paper shape / Folding geometry: 5 modules from hexagons using 60/30 degree folding geometry.

Designer / Date: David Mitchell, 1988.

Diagrams:

 
  Name: The Belted Cube

Modules / Paper shape / Folding geometry: 5 modules, three of one kind and 2 of another, from squares using standard folding geometry.

Designer / Date: David Mitchell, 2015.

Diagrams: Not yet available.