Michael G. LaFosse has been an origami artist for decades, and is an acknowledged authority and master of the art. An avid teacher, LaFosse co-founded the Origamido Studio, a learning centre and design studio dedicated to the art of origami, and the only place in the world specializing in handmade papermaking for the origami artist community. Origamido also produces folded art and commercial designs for a variety of international clients. LaFosse co-curated Origami Now!, a wildly popular, year-long exhibition at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts. Vanessa Gould prominently features LaFosse in the Peabody Award-winning film, Between the Folds.
...for those in search of a thoughtful and artistically fulfilling hobby, LaFosse's well-appointed primer should prove a solid entry point to a rewarding new pursuit. - Publishers Weekly Throughout 'user friendly' in organization and presentation, Fun & Easy Origami Animals will provide hours of creative fun and while especially recommended for personal crafts and hobbies collection. - Midwest Book Review