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Origami Tanteidan Magazine 81 book cover

Origami Tanteidan Magazine 81

2003 by JOAS

Skill Level Simple to complex
Clear diagrams? Yes
Tinted diagrams (to show 2 sides of paper)? Yes
Photos of completed models? Starting in issue 55
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)? Most are

Overall Impression

The Origami Tanteidan magazine is the high-quality bi-monthly publication of the Japanese Origami Academic Society (JOAS). It usually contains many articles, and diagrams for geometric shapes, an intermediate design, a complex design and a crease-pattern challenge.

Also see listing of all other Origami Tanteidan magazines in my collection.

There are 4 Origami Designs in Origami Tanteidan Magazine 81:

Design Designer Page Details Photo

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Gossip maker unit

Geometric and other shapes

Miyuki Kawamura4Square
12 units
With cuts

A "Chatting mouth" module
Panda box and Panda bag

Mammals - Ursidae - Pandas

Makoto Yamaguchi8Square
3 units

2 cute pandas - each from 3 squares. One has a box on the front, and one a bag on the back.
Bull moose

Mammals - Bovidae - Cows and Buffalo

Robert J. Lang22Square

Also in Origami Design Secrets - 2nd edition by Robert J. Lang
Origami Bull moose by Robert J. Lang on
Folded by Eyal Reuveni
Sea turtle - loggerhead

Reptiles - Turtles

Satoshi Kamiya35Square

Also in Tanteidan 16th convention
Also in World of Super-Complex Origami by Satoshi Kamiya

Crease pattern
Origami Sea turtle - loggerhead by Satoshi Kamiya on
Folded by Artur Biernacki