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Students Origami Art Flies High

The Ridings Shopping Centre really loving their aerial display of a flock of individually crafted origami birds created by the talented students of Wakefield College!

The aerial sculpture really adds a splash of colour and makes everyone smile every time they walk past it.

Art, Media & Design
14 July, 2021
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