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How to Make an Origami Airplane 2

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Here’s another paper airplane.  Try some fine adjustments.  And, have fun with letting it fly far!

Preparation for origami airplane

Rectangular sheet 1

Origami airplane instructions

1. Valley fold in half to make a crease and unfold.

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2. Valley fold along the dotted line to have the short side meet the next short side.

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3. Valley fold along the dotted line.

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4. Valley fold to meet the center line.

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5. Valley fold in half.

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6. Valley fold the both wing down.

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7. Valley fold the both wings up ...


How to Make an Origami Airplane 1

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This is one of the traditional pieces. There is no need of any advanced technique; thus, probably this Origami airplane is one of the pieces which little children learn first. It takes only a few minutes to make.  Let’s try and have fun!

Preparation for origami airplane

How to Make an Origami Airplane 1Rectangular sheet 1

Origami airplane instructions

1. Valley fold one short side in half to make a crease.

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2. Valley fold along the dotted line to meet the center line.

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3. Valley fold along the dotted line.

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4. Valley fold ...


How to Make an Origami Cherry Blossom

How to Make an Origami Cherry Blossom branch-9Cherry blossoms are really popular among Japanese people, which tell us the arrival of spring. The cherry blossom blooms from the end of March to the beginning of April. Due to its botany that it opens out quickly, stays in bloom only for about one week, and falls at once before withering; the cherry blossom symbolizes transience and graciousness of calmly accepting its destiny however it is.

This origami piece does not really require special technique. It takes only about 5 min to make. Just...


How to Make an Origami Hydrangea Leaf

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Here is how to make an origami hydrangea flower, then next you can lean how to make origami hydrangea leaf.

Preparation for origami hydrangea leaf

Leaf: green x 2

Origami hydrangea leaf instructions

1. Valley fold in half to make creases and unfold.

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2. Valley fold to meet the center line.

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3. Valley fold along the dotted line to meet the center line.

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4. Valley fold along the dotted line.

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5. Valley fold along the dotted line to meet the ♥ marks.

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6. Turn over…and finished!

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How to Make an Origami Hydrangea Flower

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How to Make an Origami Hydrangea10Hydrangea is one of the popular flowers in Japan.  The flower always remind us of rain or rainy season that is in June.  Hydrangea is also one of the traditional Origami and takes only a few minutes to make one.

Preparation for origami hydrangea flower

Origami (any color) cut in 1/4 x 8~12

Origami hydrangea flower instructions

1. Valley fold in half.

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2. Valley fold to make creases and unfold.

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3. Valley fold the left half to meet the center line; mountain fold the right half.

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4. Pull the ...


How to Make an Origami Pinwheel

how to make an origami pinwheel2This is one of the traditional pieces, which is a derived piece of a twin boat. If you know how to make it, it is very easy to make this pinwheel. Let’s enjoy a pinwheel, now!

Origami pinwheel instructions

1. Valley fold in half to make creases and fold back.

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2. Valley fold along the dotted line.

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3. Valley fold to have the top and bottom edges meet the center line.

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4. Pull and open the center to meet the center line (♥). Fold along the valley & mountain fold lines.

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5. Pull, open, and ...


How to Make an Origami Trick Boat

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This is also a traditional Origami and derived piece from the twin boat. No special technique is required. This sail boat is called “Damashi Bune” (trick boat) because you can play a trick with it. Let’s learn how to make it, now.

Origami trick boat instructions

1. Valley fold in half to make creases and fold back.

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2. Valley fold along the dotted line.

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3. Valley fold to have the top and bottom edges meet the center line.

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4. Pull and open the center to meet the center line (♥). Fold along...


How to Make an Origami Twin Boat

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This is one of the traditional pieces without any difficult step.  There are a few derived origami pieces based on the twin boat.  First, then, let’s learn this easy Origami!

Origami twin boat instructions

1. Valley fold in half to make creases and fold back.

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2. Valley fold along the dotted line.

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3. Valley fold to have the top and bottom edges meet the center line.

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4. Pull and open the center to meet the center line (♥). Fold along the valley & mountain fold lines.

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5. Pull, open, and ...


How to Make an Origami Grass/Cup

This is a traditional piece without any difficult step. This one, thus, is one of the Origami pieces which little children learn first. It takes only a few minutes to make. Let’s try.

Origami grass/cup instructions

1. Valley fold up in half.

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2. Valley fold along the dotted line.

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3. Valley fold the other edge (♥).

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4. Valley fold down the top part.

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5. Turn over and valley fold the top part in a same way as the step 4.

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6. Now, completed!

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How to Make an Origami Lotus Flower

How to Make an Origami Lotus Flower
In Asia, lotus has long been a familiar flower. It has been a divine symbol representing pure mind, sacredness, fortune, rebirth, etc. by its botany which it grows in a muddy pond/lake while it rising upright above the surface of the muddy water and blooms without stain.

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This Origami recreates such beautiful and elegant flower, which might requires some technique when have it bloom. Yet, when it completed, you will get a beautiful flower. So, let’s challenge!

Preparation for origami Lotus F...