This book captures the imagination with an inspirational story built around instructions for the step-by-step creation of a flapping bird from a square of paper. The flapping bird is derived from the sacred crane -- Japanese symbol of peace, long life, and prosperity. The book promotes personal growth through an engaging blend of words, images, and activity.Here, the ancient Japanese art of origami provides a framework for messages of self-esteem enhancement and spiritual attunement that will stay with readers as they grow. ...

Spread Your Wings and Fly: An Origami Fold-And-Tell 1999, Possibilities W/McSs (Mary Chloe Schoolcraft Saunders)

ISBN-13: 9780966289213

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