About us …

       Do you have a passion for making beautiful designs out of paper or  do you want to try something

new and exciting? The Origami Society will give you the opportunity to spend a few relaxing, fun and productive hours a week learning how to make all kinds of different things from the simple sheet of paper. We teach the art of origami to everyone,whether beginners or experts. Whether you have a lot of experience  or want to try something new, you are welcome to join.

       You can let your creativeness flourish by learning to fold a simple square of paper into a world of possibilities.Choose to join the Origami Society and you will become part of a small community of paper folders. Here you can practice your extracurricular paper folding skills in a friendly and supportive atmosphere.

Origami Soc aims to:
  • Raise awareness of Origami at Uni of Essex. 
  • Teach Origami to everyone from Beginners to Experts. We welcome everyone. 
  • Allow like-minded individuals to meet and share their knowledge and love of Origami.
  • Actively promote and encourage the learning of Origami.
  • Work with the British Origami Society “BOS” to promote Origami through volunteering, collaborations, and conventions. 

Society objectives

  • For now, we will have online meetings and workshops to teach Origami, share ideas and have fun.
  • We will invite special guests through the BOS to give talks, teach and display their work.
  • We will offer trips to BOS spring and autumn conventions.
  • We will run Origami competitions and Exhibitions at the University.
  • We will organize lectures on topics such as paper making and Origami history.



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