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The Genius of Jan Willem Derksen

by David Petty

Published:
1992 by British Origami Society
Pages:
69
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English

Skill Level 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)? Varies

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There are 31 Origami Designs in The Genius of Jan Willem Derksen:

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Bear

Mammals - Ursidae - Bears

Jan Willem Derksen1Square

Also in BOS Magazine 294
Also in Pajarita Magazine 130
Origami Bear by Jan Willem Derksen on giladorigami.com
Folded by Rui Roda
Beetle

Insects

Jan Willem Derksen3Square
Long horned beetle

Insects

Jan Willem Derksen4Square
Bird

Birds

Jan Willem Derksen8Rectangle - A size
Butterfly

Insects - Butterflies

Jan Willem Derksen9Square
Penetrating cube

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen11Square
12 units
3D decoration

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen14Square
Star pattened dodecahedron

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen16Square
30 units
Eagle

Birds - Falconiformes - Birds of prey

Jan Willem Derksen18Square
Eagle 2

Birds - Falconiformes - Birds of prey

Jan Willem Derksen20Square
Farm horse

Mammals - Equidae - Horses and Donkeys

Jan Willem Derksen22Square
Flower

Flora - Flowers

Jan Willem Derksen25Pentagon
Fly

Insects - Flies

Jan Willem Derksen26Square

Also in BOS Convention 1986 Spring
Also in Encyclopedia of Origami for Children and Adults by Sergei Afonkin and Elena Afonkina
Also in Origami Masters: Alfredo Giunta by Alfredo Giunta
Also in BOS Convention 1987 Autumn
Also in BOS Magazine 132
Also in Origami USA Convention 1990
Also in The Best of Annual Collections 1981-1995
and in other sources...
Origami Fly by Jan Willem Derksen folded by Gilad Aharoni on giladorigami.com
Football - dimpled truncated icosahedron

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen29Rectangle
Geometric form

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen31Rectangle - 1X2
Gemini

Symbols

Jan Willem Derksen33Square
Horse head

Mammals - Equidae - Horses and Donkeys

Jan Willem Derksen36Square
Lion

Mammals - Felidae - Lions

Jan Willem Derksen39Square
Mushroom

Fungi

Jan Willem Derksen41Square
Pyramid

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen42Square
Rabbit

Mammals - Lagomorpha - Rabbits and Bunnies

Jan Willem Derksen43Square
Sailboat

Vehicles - Boats

Jan Willem Derksen45Square
Dimpled geometric solids units

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen47Rectangle - A size
30 units
Sparrow

Birds - Passeriformes

Jan Willem Derksen50Square
Spider

Arachnids - Spiders and Arachnids

Jan Willem Derksen52Square
Stand

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen55Hexagon
2 units
Christmas star

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen57Hexagon
8 point star

Geometric and other shapes

Jan Willem Derksen58Square
Three compartment tray

Boxes and Containers

Jan Willem Derksen59Square
Stag head trophy

Mammals - Cervidae - Deer and Moose

Jan Willem Derksen61Square
Two swans

Birds - Anseriformes - Swans

Jan Willem Derksen65Square