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BOS Convention 1982 Autumn

1982 by British Origami Society
Paperback or spiral-bound

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

Overall Impression

The British Origami Society holds 2 conventions every year, taking place over a weekend in various places in the UK, and in each one publishes a model collection.

This is a big compilation of various models from multiple designers. Difficulty and diagramming quality vary.

There are 21 Origami Designs in BOS Convention 1982 Autumn:

Design Designer Page Details Photo

Show only designs with photos
Horseshoe crab


Michael G. LaFosse2Rectangle - 1X2
120 degree module

Geometric and other shapes

David Shall6Rectangle - 1X2
30 units

Also in Origami USA Convention 1982
Also in Papercopia by David Shall
Origami 120 degree module by David Shall on
Folded by David Shall
Ball unit

Geometric and other shapes

Robert Neale10Square
Multiple units

Mammals - Xenarthra - Armadillos

Sidney French11Rectangle - Long strip
Angel - kneeling

Imaginary beings - Angels

Unknown20Rectangle - 1X2


Tony O'Hare21Square

Also in Tony O'Hare Selected Works 1973-1982 by Daniel G. Mason
Origami Nude by Tony O
Folded by BOS 2007 convention exhibitor
Viking longship

Vehicles - Boats

Laurie Bisman25Rectangle - 1X4

Birds - Columbiformes - Pigeons

Michael G. LaFosse26Square

Mammals - Bovidae - Cows and Buffalo

Paul Jackson27Rectangle - 1X2
Bat - flying

Toys - Planes

Stephen Weiss28Square
Nun in the wind

Religion and Holidays - Christian Religion - Nuns

Gabriel Alvarez Casanovas29Square

Also in Der Falter 12
Also in El Libro de Las Pajaritas de Papel by Grupo Riglos
Also in Pajarita Especial 1985 - Pliar 85
Also in Pajarita Extra 2011 - Gabriel Alvarez
Origami Nun in the wind by Gabriel Alvarez Casanovas folded by Gilad Aharoni on
Pecking bird

Toys - Action Models

Paul Jackson30Rectangle - 1X2

Flora - Fruit and Vegetables

Fujimoto Shuzo31Square

Also in BOS Magazine 102
Also in Invitation to Creative Playing with Origami by Fujimoto Shuzo
Also in NOA Magazine 115
Also in NOA Magazine 300
Also in Origami de Christmas 3
Also in Origami per Pinocchio
and in other sources...
Origami Apple by Fujimoto Shuzo folded by Gilad Aharoni on
Cap folding procedure

Geometric and other shapes

Fujimoto Shuzo32Square
Guinea pig

Mammals - Rodentia - Rats, Mice and Rodents

David Brill33Square

Also in Brilliant Origami by David Brill
Origami Guinea pig by David Brill Folded from a square of Astroparch embossed scrapbooking paper by Gilad Aharoni on

Geometric and other shapes

Fujimoto Shuzo34Rectangle - A size

Geometric and other shapes

Fujimoto Shuzo36Square

Boxes and Containers

Fred Rohm38Rectangle - 1X3

Also in BOS Convention 1992 Spring
Also in BOS Magazine 63
Also in BOS Magazine 201
Also in Origami Superstars
Also in Origami USA Convention 1991
Also in Pajarita Extra 1985 - Museo Imaginario
and in other sources...
Origami Matchbox by Fred Rohm folded by Gilad Aharoni on
Panda head

Mammals - Ursidae - Pandas

Edward Megrath41Square

Also in BOS Convention 2012 Spring
Origami Panda head by Edward Megrath folded by Gilad Aharoni on


Edward Megrath42Square

Also in BOS Magazine 53
Also in BOS Magazine 98
Also in BOS Magazine 210
Also in NOA Magazine 142
Also in Origami - 30 fold-by-fold projects by Paulo Mulatinho
Also in Origami Paperfolding for Fun by Eric Kenneway
and in other sources...
Origami Pipe by Edward Megrath Folded from a square of scrap-booking paper by Gilad Aharoni on
Guinea pig

Mammals - Rodentia - Rats, Mice and Rodents

Paul Jackson43Square