Origami is the ancient Japanese art of paper folding using geometric folds and creased patterns, preferably without the use of gluing or cutting the paper medium. 5.88" Authentic Yuzen Washi 12pc- Yuzen dates back to 15th Century Japan when these beautiful designs were used for creating elegant kimonos. Metallic accents on some of the papers add sparkle and depth. Includes a guide for basic folding techniques plus instructions for: GI hat, boat, penguin, water bird, windmill, Japanese crane, airplane, jet plane, gold fish, cicada, coaster, box, and balloon. 12 assorted patterns.