National Origami Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: November 11, 2017 is National Origami Day.

Origami Day

The folded paper crane is definitely an worldwide indication of peace. However, there’s much more to origami than simple wild birds, and Origami Day is about marketing the skill of paper folding and featuring incredible masterpieces.

Gallery: 10 images of origami from around the world
Gallery: 10 images of origami from around the world

JOHANNESBURG - Origami enthusiasts are celebrating the art of folding paper on November 11, World Origami Day. It's not certain whether origami first began in China or Japan but today it is practiced around the world. Gentle creases made into small ...

HOW TO: Make an easy origami crane
HOW TO: Make an easy origami crane

Seeing as it's World Origami Day why not try your hand at just one. "Origami" is made up of the combination of two Japanese words, "ori" - to fold and "kami" - paper. eNCA tested a few online video tutorials and selected the simplest demonstration for ...

Which days get the most fake holidays?
Which days get the most fake holidays?

But Tuesday was Area Code Day and Thursday will be Fancy Rat and Mouse Day (whatever that means). Nov. 11 is also Origami Day in Japan, a date chosen to commemorate the end of World War I. Various groups have claimed each of the 365 days of the ...

Nissan builds paper Juke to celebrate 700000 sales
Nissan builds paper Juke to celebrate 700000 sales

It coincides with 'World Origami Day' on the 11th of November. Nissan earlier this year confirmed its commitment to manufacturing in the UK, announcing the next-generation Juke will be built in Sunderland. The decision means an investment of ...

Ten things we learned this week: 6 November 2015 edition
Ten things we learned this week: 6 November 2015 edition

Volvo, you're likely aware, loves safety. It has been pioneering side impact-this and airbag-that for years now. It's even targeted no deaths or serious injuries in its cars from 2020. It's not just people who need protecting of course; kangaroos do ...

Restaurant Marketing Ideas for November
Restaurant Marketing Ideas for November

Restaurant owners and operators have a lot to be thankful for with a bountiful feast of marketing ideas in November. For food related marketing, restaurants can explore traditional and contemporary recipes for Banana Pudding Lovers Month, Georgia Pecan ...

Field Review: Gary Fong Origami
Field Review: Gary Fong Origami

After reviewing the Gary Lightsphere Collapsible and being very impressed with its usage in practical photography situations, the Gary Fong Origami ended up at my doorstep for review/keeps. It's a very unique item unlike anything I've seen before. When ...