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"Origami Tanteidan Magazine"

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44-page issues filled with origami diagrams and information. Although written in Japanese, some are translated into English and the diagrams are clear enough to follow.
Issue #153 has been published in September, 2015.

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21st Origami Tanteidan Convention
  • Hosted by JOAS
  • Dates: August 14-16, 2015
  • Place: Toyo University Hakusan Campus, Tokyo
  • Guests of 19th Yoshino Issei Fund Invitation:
    Giang Dinh (USA) and Shuki Kato (USA) Click for details.

Giang Dinh

Giang Dinh: Born in 1966 in Vietnam. He is creating many artistic and elegant designs.

Shuki Kato

Shuki Kato: Born in1990. A Young creator who is creating sophisticated super complex models.

  • Registration fee is JPY 2,500 for those coming from overseras. Registration is now open. See details.
  • We are accepting the diagrams for 21st Tanteidan convention book. See details
  • We are now accepting your models for the 9th JOAS Origami Model Competition. Please see the Application Guidelines (PDF) for the details. Your pieces should arrive by July 31. See details
  • The 6th Korea Origami Convention
    Dates: August 22-23, 2015
    It is next week of 21st Origami Tanteidan Convention. It is convenient transport and schedule. it'll be fun if you attend to both convention. Click for details (PDF)
Accepting subscription/membership 2015
We are now accepting subscription/membership for Origami Tanteidan volume 26 (April 2015 - March 2016). You can use the "Pay Now" buttons on our details page.
UPDATE (May 20): Contents of No. 151.

Local Meetings

Tokyo Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://www.origami.gr.jp/ttt/
Kansai Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://tatekoo.net/KT/fold_it_or_go/
Tokai Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://joas-tokai.fan-site.net/
Kyushu Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://q-syu.squares.net/blog.cgi
Shizuoka Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://origami.eshizuoka.jp/