Crafting Corn




Crafting Corn

Himmeli

Himmeli

Himmeli are a specific type of mobile, traditional to Northern Europe

They go by different names in different countries egPajaki, Puzuris, Sodas, Oro, Pajak, Pavuks, Halmkrona, Pulmakroon, Himmel or spiders. Each has it's own customs and designs Essentially, they are octahedrons constructed with 12 straws and displaying 8 faces. 

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Book a workshop with me and you can discover a little more about Himmeli.
You will learn how to construct the basic shape, then be given the opportunity to decorate your shape or develope new ideas by combining a number of the shapes.


Decoration and designs (Just a few suggestions)

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Simple but effective decoration


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Combining a number of octahedrons


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A beautiful star


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Traditional - representing a garden


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A beautiful group project

In Poland they are called Pajakai. The large and elaborate structures are idea for group creation