Ben Coleman's Profile
Benjamin Coleman Bio
In 2006 my life came to a turning point. I had found success in the business world, turned to teaching as a creative outlet, but something was missing. My sister had no idea at the time that the two books she sent me on advanced origami techniques would change the direction my life was going.
Origami has been a family tradition since I was a child. A colleague of my father’s had published a book on origami. My father brought home his friend’s book to share with his family at Christmas in 1974. I began experimenting with designs with my father and we incorporated the art of origami into our family Christmas traditions.
Life pulled me away from family and the holiday traditions, but somewhere just underneath the surface of my analytical mind there lingered a desire…
- Born on March 4
- Joined August 24, 2008