Basic Folds and Nomenclature
This video reviews a few basics related to Origami. It is a very relaxing Japanese art forms and in modern times, has applications in many areas of technology including car safety, proteins folds, bio-medical engineering, bio-technology, medicine, and space telescopes. This lesson we will look at a few basic folds and a little bit of namenclature. In future videos we'll dive a little more deeply into the topic.
This video discusses the following concepts:
- Diagonal folds
- Book Folds
- Valley folds - Normally indicated with all dots or all dashes
- Mountain folds - Normally indicated by alternating dots and dashes
- Crease Patterns