Folded from a square of paper (some kind of golden-marbled craft, 37x37cm, about 80gsm). Diagrams: Works of Hideo Komatsu. 年8月9日 Designed by by Komatsu Hideo (小松英夫) Fold by me () One more lion by Komatsu, I hope you like the paper, the tail shaping still. Lion – Hideo Komatsu. Folded from a square of paper (some kind of golden- marbled craft, 37x37cm, about 80gsm). Diagrams: Works of Hideo Komatsu. Done.

Author: Mikamuro Mushakar
Country: Saudi Arabia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Finance
Published (Last): 19 October 2013
Pages: 156
PDF File Size: 19.26 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.8 Mb
ISBN: 803-6-61001-921-1
Downloads: 8171
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Moogular

The finished lion looks and feel like a statue, and the shiny texture enhance the details. I really like folding with this paper.

狮子(Lion – Hideo Komatsu)

I had to partially unfold some steps in order to make close sinks doable. Looking for challenges, he started to decipher crease patterns in order to fold the most complicated models. I had to paint both sides gold this timebut the paper does not take paint well, so I had to repeat it several times. It was komwtsu easy to shape the lion from this paper since it holds the shape very well.

It is necessary to fold very carefully and perfectly if you want to avoid the metallic foil side to be seen in the final model.

Lion – Hideo Komatsu

I hardly ever fold from copy paper, besides test folding crease patterns. Shaping the lion was easy and the final model looks very nice although a brown color would be more suitable. Still, the wrinkled texture of the paper might be good for a furry animal model. And we know there are better folders than us out there.

The paper is very weak, and feels like tissue paper. He could also pick a suitable paper size for each paper type, and paint and treat it as he thought fit.


Let us introduce Eyal Reuveni, an Israeli folder.

The advantage is how easy it can be shaped, and how it holds this shape. I worked slowly, so I managed to fold it perfectly.

Lion – Hideo Komatsu | Folded from a square of paper (some k… | Flickr

Today he lives in Shoham, Israel, in a house packed with thousands of models. Like Tant, it was necessary to unfold the paper partially to go through the rough stages of forming the inside layers of the back legs and creating the mane.

This paper is better for color change models than for hdeo color models. The edges might rip if not folded very carefully. Eyal got highly devoted to the task of reviewing the papers we had already rated, and finished all lions in less than a week.

E-mail The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.

The Origami Forum • View topic – Lion by Hideo Komatsu

Eyal Reuveni folded Hideo Komatsu’s lion from all 10 paper types we have thus far reviewed. There is no final verdict here. The metallic side left sparkling marks on my fingers while folding, but still this side enables me to hold the shape well. Still, it is not easy to fold a 3D animal from it. I used water-based varnish to enhance the texture and to strengthen the paper a bit, and it was still no easy task.

Then he was to conclude what he thought of each paper. In order to make the paper easier to work with, and to enhance the texture, I applied water-based acrylic varnish. Lipn page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.


The texture of ilon particular paper is wonderful, and komatu paper enabled me to shape it perfectly, without using wet folding, Hideoo or any other treatment. More information about text formats. He has folded numerous complex models, often several copies – be it from diagrams or CP.

It is best to use it when glued to another paper tissue, mostly. This is one of my favourite papers and it is very good for animal folds, as the texture is highly suitable for that. Lines and paragraphs break automatically. I prefer a thicker Kraft paper for animals, but this one worked pretty good, too. Here we had to use what we had, a blue thin paper. This paper has a wonderful texture, but it is not an easy task to fold and shape it.

It was very challenging to fold the lion with Japanese Foil, since it wears kkmatsu easily, and it is very difficult to reverse the creases. We wanted to set only minimal restrictions, namely that the papers were to be reviewed by folding the same model from the different paper types. Madagascar animals folded by Eyal Reuveni. A crease pattern for the lion is available on Hideo Komatsu’s site: Usually, I use this specific thin kraft lioon mainly for complex insects, and not for animals.

A short glimpse into his flickr collections will immediately show you why we chose him.

In contrast to our opinion, Onion Skin Paper scored low with Eyal. We found the right candidate in our home country, in Israel.