Entomologists Unite

In a meeting with other Brisbane Origami enthusiasts, we floated the idea of a Brisbane Origami Group (BORG).

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Although in it’s infancy, eventually one of us will get organised enough to get a little more formal.

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In the interim, Vivian Sandoval (a practicing Entomologist and origamist) suggested we might be able to provide some models for a forthcoming conference.

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The Perkins Memorial Dinner was held by The Entomological Society of Queensland on the 8th of October 2019 – decorated by displays from us 🙂

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Apparently some of the models were so accurate they were classifiable right down to species.

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Ethan Harrison, Vivian and myself dug around in our archived folds and found an astonishing array of arthropods suitable for display.

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They were boxed, mounted, put in glass domes, became table Decorations.

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Ethan and Vivian share a love of paper folding, and it was genuinely delightful to be among like minds. We really must get together again.

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I looks like most of us will also be attending “Folding Australia” – The Australian Origami convention in Sydney next year, so excited for it.

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