Paper Jewelry-Making with Origami Techniques

A course by Mayumi Fukuda , Origami Jewelry Artist

Origami Jewelry Artist. Leipzig, Germany.
Joined October 2021

Learn to create delicate, water-resistant jewelry with traditional Japanese paper folding techniques and your own painted pattern design

  • 97% positive reviews (155)
  • 6598 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn to create delicate, water-resistant jewelry with traditional Japanese paper folding techniques and your own painted pattern design

A course by Mayumi Fukuda

Mayumi Fukuda has taken the delicate art of origami and the creative craft of jewelry design to create a bespoke collection of products. Her work has been featured in museum shops in Museu Oriente and the British Museum, as well as in publications like Ma Vie. Now she is here to teach you her tricks and techniques to create your own origami jewelry.

In this online course, Mayumi teaches you how to create solid, water-resistant jewelry using the Modular Origami technique. Learn paper folding techniques, pattern design, and how to make your creations water-resistant. Are you ready to make all kinds of origami jewelry?

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What will you learn in this online course?

15 lessons & 17 downloads

Materials
6 minutes, 40 seconds
Introduction to Paper
4 minutes, 47 seconds
Creating the Pattern 1
14 minutes, 15 seconds
Creating the Pattern 2
17 minutes, 13 seconds
Cutting the Paper
11 minutes, 0 seconds
  • 97% positive reviews (155)
  • 6598 students
  • 15 lessons (2h 21m)
  • 17 additional resources (8 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Create a unique pair of earrings, a matching necklace, and its own Origami box. (Note: The Mosaic model is not taught in this course.)

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

This course is for DIY lovers, origami enthusiasts, or anyone who wants to make their own handmade jewelry.

Requirements and materials

No previous experience necessary.

To take this course, you need paper, gouache, brushes, metal transfer leaf, foil, jewelry components (like a necklace clasp and earring hooks), and other easy-to-find tools.


Reviews

6598 Students
155 Reviews
97% Positive ratings

Mayumi Fukuda

A course by Mayumi Fukuda

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Origami Jewelry Artist

Mayumi Fukuda is a Japanese Brazilian paper jeweler based in Leipzig, Germany. She studied jewelry design at the Centro de Joalharia de Lisboa, and has attended a variety of jewelry and paper making courses in Japan, UK and Germany.

In 2013, she started Mayumi Origami, a jewelry brand that designs their pieces with high-quality Japanese Chiyogami silkscreen paper. Her collections can be found in museums shops across Europe such as the British Museum in the UK, Orient Museum in Portugal, and CODA Museum in the Netherlands. In 2018 and 2019, she was invited to lead workshops exploring the Origami jewelry field at the West Dean College in the UK and at the Papierwerk Glockenbach in Germany.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Origami: Tools and Materials

    • Materials
    • Introduction to Origami
    • Introduction to Paper
    • Making a Mood Board
  • U3

    Creating an Origami Jewelry Set

    • Creating the Pattern 1
    • Creating the Pattern 2
    • Cutting the Paper
    • Folding Modular Origami 1
    • Folding Modular Origami 2
    • Paper Treatment
    • Assembling and Finishing the Design
  • U4

    Packaging and Social Media

    • Origami Box
    • Presenting Origami Jewelry
  • FP

    Final project

    • Paper Jewelry-Making with Origami Techniques

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Paper Jewelry-Making with Origami Techniques. Craft course by Mayumi Fukuda

Paper Jewelry-Making with Origami Techniques

A course by Mayumi Fukuda
Origami Jewelry Artist. Leipzig, Germany.
Joined October 2021
  • 97% positive reviews (155)
  • 6598 students