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The Wizard of Oz in origami

$11.00 $22.00

Cheerful illustrations with an original style guide young readers through the unforgettable adventures of little Dorothy, who from Kansas suddenly finds herself catapulted by a whirlwind into a mysterious land with splendid and colorful landscapes, where she will meet new friends and get to know each other of the fantastic Wizard of Oz.

Thanks to the art of origami, the characters and main objects of the story come to life and come back to life in the beautiful models designed by Pasquale D'Auria, one of the most successful origami artists: easy and fun to make, these origami are suitable for children and adults beginners. By folding a simple sheet of paper, it will be possible to recreate all the protagonists of the story: to make the reproductions more faithful, illustrated cards are provided for all the models, which can also be downloaded from the publishing house's website and printed if necessary.

In the same series, other successful titles inspired by La Fontaine's fairy tales, Alice in Wonderland and Beauty and the Beast.

Reasons of interest:

  • Little Dorothy with her red shoes, the scarecrow and the tin man, the inseparable dog Toto... all the magic of the protagonists of this famous story comes to life in the origami of a great master.
  • Easy, kid-friendly templates with diagrams, step-by-step instructions and videos.
  • 45 large format origami papers illustrated with the features of the characters. Furthermore, the sheets can also be reprinted!
  • Size: 22.5 × 30 cm
  • 120 pages
  • 4 color printing
  • Hardcover
  • 45 sheets of origami paper
  • Size: 21 × 21 cm

Alberto Bertolazzi has collaborated with various newspapers and created numerous illustrated volumes and informative texts dedicated to approaching sport. His debut as a novelist was in 2011, with the title Rugby will save the world. For NuiNui, he created Sports explained to children, Football explained to children and Basketball explained to children.