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News - July 22, 2011

'Origami Club' unfolds at College Terrace Library

Sawako Tajima teaches free workshops on the paper-folding art through Aug. 17

by Sue Dremann

Maya Homan sat at a folding table outside the College Terrace Library turning a colorful square of paper into a boat. With a few more deft creases, the boat became a sailboat and then morphed into a pinwheel. And then Homan, 10, did something origami instructor and College Terrace resident Sawako Tajima found remarkable: She turned the pinwheel into a dog that she designed herself.

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Staff Writer Sue Dremann can be emailed at sdremann@paweekly.com.

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Posted by Zoe, a resident of Midtown
on Aug 20, 2011 at 5:20 pm

Yay! Kamikihara-sensei!


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