MARIA NOBLE is the author of How to Make 100 Paper Flowers. Her lifelong passion for making flowers began as a child, when she watched her mother and aunt run a floral business. Using innovative methods, they made beautiful flowers from fabric, paper, and other materials for weddings and special events. Maria started her own business ten years ago, incorporating her inherited skills and exploring ideas of her own to create new, distinctive flowers. Her exquisite flowers are now sought out by consumers and businesses nationwide, including leading event planners in New York and Los Angeles. Maria lives in Avon, Connecticut, with her husband and two children. Find her online at www.stjudescreations.com and stjudescreations.blogspot.com.
"Maria Noble has amassed a perfect pack including step-by-step instructions for 10 origami boxes of all shapes (some with lids and some self-closing) and 200 sheets of origami paper in more than 30 different colors and patterns, ready for those busy little hands of all sizes. Let your imagination spring to life as you mix and match colors, textures, and shapes to create one-of-a kind boxes." - Examiner.com