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"Origami Tanteidan Magazine"

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44-page issues filled with origami diagrams and information. Although written in Japanese, some are translated into English and the diagrams are clear enough to follow.
Issue #176 has been published in July 2019.

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News / Information

25th Origami Tanteidan Convention
  • Hosted by JOAS
  • Dates: August 9-11, 2019
  • Place: The University of Toyo
  • Special Guests: Robby Kraft and XiaoXian Huang
ICOA: International Collegiate Origami Association
Call for models for the ICOA Exhibition 2019
Details :ICOA Exhibition
Call for diagrams for JOAS convention
We will have JOAS convention from August 9 through 11, 2019. Now we are accepting diagrams for the convention book. You will receive a complimentary copy if your diagrams are included. Templates are available in the Convention Page. The deadline for submission is June 30th.
World Origami Days 2018!
Fold any models, take photos of the models on the sheets, and upload them on Facebook, Twitter, your blog, and so forth. Anyone and any group can participate. Let's form a circle of origami on the Web.
Limited Inventory offer: Tanteidan Magazine back number discount
purchase Tanteidan Magazine back-numbers
Starting Sunday, October 21, 2018, in order to disseminate the Origami Tanteidan Magazine, volumes 11 to 21 will be offered at half price(+shipping fee) of JPY 3,230. We hope this will allow access to non-subscribers or those who could not afford the back-numbers. Don't miss this offer, which will be limited to while inventories last.
The 24th Origami Tanteidan Convention Book is now on sale

Local Meetings

Tokyo Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://www.origami.gr.jp/ttt/
Kansai Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://tatekoo.net/KT/fold_it_or_go/
Tokai Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://joas-tokai.fan-site.net/
Kyushu Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://q-syu.squares.net/blog.cgi
Shizuoka Origami Tanteidan Readers Group
See http://origami.eshizuoka.jp/