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Dollar Bill Origami

by John Montroll

Published:
2003 by Dover Publications
Pages:
120
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
ISBN-13:
9780486429823
ISBN-10:
0486429822

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Skill Level From simple to complex
Clear diagrams? Yes
Tinted diagrams (to show 2 sides of paper)? Yes
Photos of completed models? No
Is there indication to the model size resulting from size of starting paper? No
Are the models "Pure" origami (From a single square - no cuts)? All are from $ bills

Overall Impression

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This is Montroll's second book about the origami possibilities of the $ bill. This time, there are creations from Montroll himself, as well as from other creators. If you don't have US $ bills, or prefer to use other kinds of paper, explanation is given on how to get the right proportions from any size of paper.

There are 37 Origami Designs in Dollar Bill Origami:

Design Designer Page Details Photo

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Boat

Vehicles - Boats

Sy Chen11$ US Dollar Bill

Also in Origami USA Convention 2001
Origami Boat by Sy Chen on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Three diamonds

Geometric and other shapes

Mike Thomas13$ US Dollar BillOrigami Three diamonds by Mike Thomas folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Bed - George Washington slept here

Objects - Furniture

Gay Merrill Gross15$ US Dollar BillOrigami Bed - George Washington slept here by Gay Merrill Gross on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
George Washington framed

People

Gay Merrill Gross17$ US Dollar Bill

Also in Making More with Money
Also in Origami USA Convention 1985
Also in Origami USA Convention 1991
Origami George Washington framed by Gay Merrill Gross on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Star of David

Religion and Holidays - Jewish Religion

Sy Chen19$ US Dollar Bill

Also in Origami USA Convention 2000
Origami Star of David by Sy Chen on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Windmill

Buildings

Sy Chen21$ US Dollar BillOrigami Windmill by Sy Chen on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
House with a chimney

Buildings

Sy Chen24$ US Dollar BillOrigami House with a chimney by Sy Chen Folded from a $ bill proportioned rectangle of scrap-booking paper by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Sword

Objects - Weapons

Peter Farina27$ US Dollar BillOrigami Sword by Peter Farina Folded from a dollar bill-sized rectangle of Vietnamese wrapping-paper by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Arrow - "One way"

Geometric and other shapes

Stephen Hecht30$ US Dollar BillOrigami Arrow - "One way" by Stephen Hecht on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Tetrahedron

Geometric and other shapes

John Montroll34$ US Dollar BillOrigami Tetrahedron by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Cube

Geometric and other shapes

John Montroll36$ US Dollar BillOrigami Cube by John Montroll Folded from a $ proportioned retangle of vellum by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Diamond

Geometric and other shapes

John Montroll39$ US Dollar BillOrigami Diamond by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Tulip

Flora - Flowers

Mark W. Kennedy42$ US Dollar BillOrigami Tulip by Mark W. Kennedy on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Evergreen

Flora - Trees and Plants

John Montroll44$ US Dollar BillOrigami Evergreen by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Tree

Flora - Trees and Plants

John Montroll46$ US Dollar BillOrigami Tree by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Rebecca
Flower

Flora - Flowers

Stephen Hecht48$ US Dollar BillOrigami Flower by Stephen Hecht on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
African mask

People - Ethnicities

Matt Slayton53$ US Dollar BillOrigami African mask by Matt Slayton on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Shirt with tie

Clothes

Stefan Delecat56$ US Dollar Bill

Also in BOS Convention 2014 Autumn
Also in The Paper Magazine 81
Origami Shirt with tie by Stefan Delecat on giladorigami.com
Folded by Ira Fine
Swan

Birds - Anseriformes - Swans

John Montroll60$ US Dollar BillOrigami Swan by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Crane

Birds - Gruiformes - Cranes

John Montroll62$ US Dollar BillOrigami Crane by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Vulture

Birds - Falconiformes - Birds of prey

John Montroll64$ US Dollar BillOrigami Vulture by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Goose

Birds - Anseriformes - Ducks and Geese

John Montroll67$ US Dollar BillOrigami Goose by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Flamingo

Birds - Phoenicopteriformes - Flamingos

John Montroll70$ US Dollar BillOrigami Flamingo by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Peacock

Birds - Galliformes - Peacocks

Robert J. Lang73$ US Dollar Bill

Also in WCOG Proceedings - Money Folds
Also in WCOG Proceedings 21
Origami Peacock by Robert J. Lang on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Pelican

Birds - Pelecaniformes - Pelicans

John Montroll76$ US Dollar BillOrigami Pelican by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Eagle

Birds - Falconiformes - Birds of prey

Won Park79$ US Dollar BillOrigami Eagle by Won Park on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Dragon - Eastern

Imaginary beings - Dragons

Gay Merrill Gross83$ US Dollar BillOrigami Dragon - Eastern by Gay Merrill Gross Folded from a $ bill proportioned rectangle of Vietnamese wrapping-paper by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Alligator

Reptiles - Alligators and Crocodiles

John Montroll85$ US Dollar BillOrigami Alligator by John Montroll Folded from a $-proportioned rectangle of Unryu by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Tyrannosaurus

Dinosaurs - Tyrannosaurus Rex

John Montroll88$ US Dollar BillOrigami Tyrannosaurus by John Montroll Folded from a US$ proportioned rectangle of Vietnamese wrapping-paper by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Rabbit

Mammals - Lagomorpha - Rabbits and Bunnies

Peter Farina91$ US Dollar BillOrigami Rabbit by Peter Farina on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Armadillo

Mammals - Xenarthra - Armadillos

Jim Cowling93$ US Dollar BillOrigami Armadillo by Jim Cowling on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Squirrel

Mammals - Rodentia - Squirrels

John Montroll95$ US Dollar BillOrigami Squirrel by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Aardvark

Mammals - Orycteropodidae - Aardvark

John Montroll98$ US Dollar BillOrigami Aardvark by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Llama

Mammals - Camelidae - Llamas

John Montroll102$ US Dollar BillOrigami Llama by John Montroll Folded from a $ proportioned rectangle of rice paper by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Bison

Mammals - Bovidae - Cows and Buffalo

John Montroll106$ US Dollar BillOrigami Bison by John Montroll on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Butterfly

Insects - Butterflies

Won Park110$ US Dollar BillOrigami Butterfly by Won Park on giladorigami.com
Folded by Peter Farina
Dragonfly

Insects

Won Park114$ US Dollar Bill

Also in Origami Masters: Bugs
Origami Dragonfly by Won Park on giladorigami.com
Folded by Shuki Kato