Origami Heaven

A paperfolding paradise

The website of writer and paperfolding designer David Mitchell


Patterns developed from the Windmill
This page attempts to record what is known about the origin and history of folding decorative patterns developed from the Windmill.squares. Please contact me if you know any of this information is incorrect or if you have any other information that should be added. Thank you.



'Exercices et Travaux pour les Enfants Selon la Méthode et les Procédés de Pestalozzi et de Froebel' by Fanny and Charles Delon, which was published by Librairie Hachette in Paris in 1873, contains illustrations of three such patterns.