The Philanippon 2011 world stamp exhibition starts today in Yokohama, Japan. In celebration, Royal Mail have produced this delightful sheet featuring origami objects representing Japanese culture.
The designer of the sheet is David Kimpton, an independent designer formerly of Hat-trick. Hat-trick have worked on a number of recent Royal Mail stamp issues including The Royal Society 350 Years.
The sheet is printed in lithography by Cartor Security Print and features 20 Hello stamps.