The Metamorphosis Collection
Folded using the “Renzuru” technique.
The term Renzuru (連鶴, “conjoined cranes”) refers to a paper-folding technique whereby multiple cranes are folded from a single sheet of paper, employing a number of strategic cuts to form a mosaic of semi-detached smaller squares from the original large square paper.
Size: 18″ x 6″ x 1½” – 46 x 15 x 4 cm
Frame: Wood / Ink-painted Wood
Base: Tanzaku board (Japanese paper laminated to a hard board backing. Edged with a strip of gold paper.)
Cranes: Japanese Washi paper (printed / ink-painted)