[These pages were authored by the late Thoki Yenn,
and were restored here from the
by Erik Demaine
with contributions of missing files from various readers
(notably Tommy Stevens, Roberto Morassi, and Boaz Shuval).
If you spot any other bugs like missing images or pages,
please report them
Curriculum Vitae Of
My Puppet Thok
Thok 19 to Thok 99 (wake him up)
Click on his name in Japanese if you want to wake him up ?
This is how I taught Thok 85 to write his name after a Japanese
friend Imamura Miki Sama had chosen for me these two beautiful
Characters. There is some peculiar coincidences along with this
name. In Japanese the sign for the Thoki is "toki bird"
the rare bird the crested ibis, which is a kind of crane, that
is now extinct in Japan, and the "en" sign means garden
or farm, and this rare Danish Thoki bird now lives in a place
called "Tranehavegaard" which translated into English
means "crane garden farm" - so you see his name is his
Photo Luiza Atzeri
Thok 91 when he announced his wish to start a
society of paper folders in Denmark, and that was the start of
"Dansk Origami Center of 13 Jan. 91 - it only survived 3
years because the poor guy is no good at organizing anything,
just look at his face and what do you see? - I see a confused
old man who does not know how to sell himself and arrange for
a proper income for a guy with his talents. Sad Sad Sad.
Click his glasses to wake him
There is a lot more to come,
but first I have to dig it out of the poor guy's subconscious,
and edit it heavily