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The Real Lives of Origami Figures

Complex Personalities

When my co-worker Cherie left for another gig, I made her an origami zebra that she named Erin. The figure is a beautiful and complex one-paper design originally created by John Montroll and can be found in his book African Animals in Origami.

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*This cartoon was originally published on INFJoe on May 13, 2014.


© 2014 Aaron Caycedo-Kimura

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About this series

My mother taught me how to fold when I was a kid, and I've been folding ever since. Origami figures are fun to make and marvel at, but what are they REALLY like?