Flip the Paper _ Flip your paper over. Fold up so the visible white edges line up with the patterned edge of the paper. Fold each corner in to make a small triangle. When you're finished with this part of the project, you should have an origami unit that looks like the photo to the left.
Prepare Your Paper _ If you would like to use the free printable origami paper featured in this tutorial, click here to download the graphic. Print on lightweight printer paper, then trim as needed. If you want to use your own paper, look for paper that is about 4 inches x 4 inches square. Cut your paper in half so you have a strip that is 2 inches x 4 inches. If you're using the free printable origami paper featured in this tutorial, cut the paper so the green squares are in the middle.
by Stacy J. Massaro on Jul 21, 2018 Birthday Cards