TEACHING will be primarily through demonstration. Â Students will also learn to follow written directions with origami folding symbols for each shape. Students are asked to bring 36 sheets of 6â€ by 6â€ origami paper. Recycled maps will be available for the 12 piece â€œringâ€. This class is appropriate for beginner and intermediate folders, ages 10 to adult.
Barbara Baum Freethy, M.Ed. is a private practice therapist in Portland, ME., working with children who are challenged by attention deficit and autism spectrum disorders. Â She frequently uses origami as an expressive therapy tool to enhance childrenâ€™s self-esteem and creativity. Barbara is also a paper artist who has been teaching paper folding to adults and children for the past 15 years.
Sunday, May 22, 1:00 â€“ 3:30 pm Hoffman Center, 594 Landeda Ave., Manzanita.
Cost: $30. To register, please visitÂ http://hoffmanblog.org/.