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Origami 101

  • The Chattery at Chattanooga WorkSpace 302 West 6th Street, Ste 3L Chattanooga, TN 37402 United States (map)
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The ancient art form called Origami brings many direct benefits such as building hand-eye coordination, strengthening hands, and improving anxiety. In this class you will begin to build your paper folding skills with a few fundamental designs such as an iconic origami crane and a little, but powerful, jumping frog.

Each participant will take home their own paper creations. Origami paper is included in the cost; however participants are welcome to bring their own origami paper in addition.

About the teacher: 

Clay Alexander is a practicing Chemical Engineer who has found that Origami helped him from a young age develop patience, grow confidence, learn to sequence, and build spatial orientation. He used these skills as a foundation in his Engineering education, computer programming, and artwork.

Earlier Event: March 6
Introduction to Calligraphy
Later Event: March 9
Beginner Macrame: Wreath Making