16 Stoddart Street

Newcastle upon Tyne


Mon-Sun, 10am - 5pm

Discover the art of Origami in this creative workshop with Cabinet of Curiosity Studio at The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Introduction to Origami and Paper Folding // Tuesday 16 June


Time: 10.30am - 1.30pm

Location: The Biscuit Factory

Hosted by: Cabinet of Curiosity Studio


Explore the Japanese craft of origami within our introductory workshop session. There’ll be 2 professional tutors to demonstrate the folding techniques with crease pattern templates provided and the equipment to enable you to make your own series of origami and paper fold samples. 

You will be working with paper suitable for folding and will come away from the session with a series of origami models. The workshop will include information about the history of origami, suitable papers for folding, traditional and contemporary paper folding techniques, as well as demonstrations and time for practice.

Cabinet of Curiosity Studio

Design duo Cabinet of Curiosity Studio are specialist in the paper arts using paper materials and techniques to make installations, exhibitions, costumes and illustrations for a diversity of commissions at a variety of scales.  Caroline studied costume design and scenography for dance and Edmond is a qualified architect and an associate lecturer of Interior Design at Northumbria University. Their work has been shown across the UK and internationally in a variety of settings that include museums, theatres, libraries, heritage sites, outdoor festivals, arts venues and public spaces.

Further information

A discount voucher for use in The Factory Kitchen café will be provided for all workshop participants.

All participants will receive an emailed booking confirmation and a reminder email close to the event.

Payment is required upon booking.

Over 16s only

Cancellation of workshop

In the instance that a workshop is cancelled, we will return any payments received in advance. We will not refund any other costs you may incur as a result of this cancellation.