Instructions for Origami: Japanese Paper Folding?

Answer Origami is the Japanese art of paper folding. Though it has been in existence for centuries, it has only been popular in the Western world within the past 60 years. Thousands of origami projects st... Read More »

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Instructions for a Japanese Origami Dragonfly?

Origami refers to the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. The oldest Japanese book on origami was published in 1797 and titled Hiden Senbazuru Orikata ("How to Fold a Thousand Cranes"). Modern p... Read More »

How to Make an Origami Paper Japanese Doll?

Origami as we know it today was created in Japan near the seventh century, but its origins can be traced as far back as the second century in China. Originally only available to rich noblemen (as p... Read More »

Paper Boat Folding Instructions?

What if I told you that I could teach you how to construct a boat out of one single sheet of paper? Impressive, I know, but there's more. What if I told you, that you could then wear that boat on y... Read More »

Instructions for Folding Flat Paper Stars?

Origami is the traditional Japanese folk art of paper folding. The word "origami" comes from the Japanese "ori" meaning "to fold" and "kami" meaning "paper." Traditional origami artists use a singl... Read More »