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Origami Maple Leaf

This Origami Maple Leaf is very neat and beautiful. It has elegance same as the another Origami Japanese Maple Leaf which is created by Mr. Satoshi Kamiya.
It is fun to see the process of how to create this origami art because you fold the leaf part from back side. I think it is made very close to the real maple leaf, and the long stem adds more taste to it. This will be also be a nice decoration for f...


Origami Japanese Maple Leaf

Japanese maples are one of the colorful and beautiful leaves to see around fall/autumn season. I think this is a great example of Japanese nature origami art. This origami Japanese maple leaf will be very nice item to decorate when the leaves changes its color in fall. I bet this would also looks good if you put around the table to add color.

Origami Japanese maple leaf’s details

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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...


Origami Candy Flower

A thicker origami paper is used for the left flower compared to the right one. The left one seems more inflated than the other one. These Origami Candy Flower would be perfect to display on a table and many other places. It would be fun to create it with various color origami, or origami which has different color than the other side.

 

Origami Candy Flower’s details

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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 ...


Origami Cherry Blossom Ball

This ball shape (regular dodecahedron) consists of 30 flower petal pieces which 2 of the petals are connected to each other.
Therefore, there are 12 flowers total.The center of the cherry blossom is the shape of a pentagon.

This piece of art would be very nice to display around the cherry blossom season (which is spring).
The dodecahedron shape is just fascinating, and it makes the flowers look...


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...


How to Make an Origami Stemmed Carnations

How to Make an Origami Stemmed Carnations

  • Carnation: Red 1, Pink 1, Light Pink 1
  • Stem: Green 1/4 x 2

How to make origami carnations

Origami stemmed carnations instructions

1. Turn over and make creases by folding in half twice and fold back.

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2. Valley fold one edge to meet the center line.

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3. Cut one piece off.

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4. Take the cut piece, valley fold in half to make creases, and open.

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5. Valley fold both edges to meet the center line.

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6. Valley fold one edge to meet the center line, make creases, and fold back.

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7. Open the edge ...


How to Make an Origami Carnation

Preparation for Origami Carnation

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Carnations: Red 1, Pink 1, Light Pink 1

Tool
Scissors
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Origami Carnation Instructions

1. Turn over and make creases by folding in half twice and open
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2. Fold the both edges to meet the center line

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3. Once again, fold the both edges to meet the center line

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4. Open

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5. Make pleats by folding alternately between the valley and mountain fold

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6. Fold in half

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7. Fold in half up

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8. Cut the edge along the dotted line

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9. Open

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