It could be random or it could be people really, really like this whimsical grouping of "folded paper." I am somewhat addicted to making origami dresses and have used them in other art, but the thought of repurposing and upcycling wire hangers at the same time as looking at my dresses?
Oh, this makes me happy.
It is the perfect pairing: origami, the art of paper folding - with books, maps, music.... random wrappers I find at fast food places... this week I have made Jane Eyre dresses for a young girl who enjoys the Bronte Sisters. I made a musical dress for a young girl who sings.
If you would like to learn how to make Origami Dresses, it is fairly easy to learn.
I first saw the "how-to" in a magazine, but since I know I do better with doing it when someone is explaining, I watched several YouTube videos until I got the basics down.
Here is a YouTube Video to get you started:
What is happening along your adventures in Art Every Day land?
Julie Jordan Scott is a writer, performance poet, Mommy and mixed-media artist. Her word-love themed art will be for sale at First Friday each month in Downtown Bakersfield. Check out the links below to follow her on a bunch of different social media channels, especially if you find the idea of a Word-Love Party bus particularly enticing.
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