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Is it a bird or a helicopter? Did you ever wonder what would happen to a helicopter if the engine stopped while it was flying? No, it wouldn’t fall out of the sky. The Paper Helicopter is a unique design for a vehicle with a spinning vertical descent. Stand on a chair or other high place and just drop it. One way to decorate it is as a jet-pack flier.
You’ll find his tail and his head separately under More Wings & Tails. All you have to do is match up the two halves at the appropriate points and he’s ready to fly. To easily customize this flier, change his uniform and add markings to his helmet. Another appropriate design for this is a helicopter design. Jettipped ‘copter blades can be found in the Hardware file. The air flowing through the blades would … Continue reading →
Origami Crane Prison Break was one of my favorite TV series not only because Michael Scofield (Wentworth Miller) is so handsome, but also for the originality of the story. In one episode, we saw how is used an origami swam … Continue reading →
It’s time to roll up your sleeves, flex your fingers, and prepare to delve into making origami models. This section start easy and become more difficult, so I suggest you fold all models (although your enthusiasm is commendable).
This section are teeming with animals, birds, fish, aoirplanes, flowers, insects and other models. You can make bowls, vases, and hats. You’ll also find stars, flowers, tessellations, and geometric models. I hope you thoroughly enjoy making the models in this part.
Interested in learning origami, but worried that it’s all to complex to understand? This collection of easy origami Instructables are the perfect introduction to the world of origami. Easy to follow steps, pictures and videos will have you on your way to a thousand paper cranes in no time.
The easy origami tutorials listed here can be completed in a a few steps steps. If you are ready for more challenging models, go to the model that you like.
If you haven’t done origami much, it can get a bit confusing sometimes! It’s best to start with these simpler models below. If you are finding the diagrams difficult, the other thing you could try is watching the origami videos – that will help you get a feel for origami before trying to the read the diagrams. Have fun!
Now keep in mind that part of the magic of origami, and what makes it so good for the mind, is the challenge of having to transform just a sheet of paper and a diagram into a three dimensional model. And if you have not seen many of these diagrams before, they may take some time to get used to.
I’ve tried to make the instructions on these page as straight forward as possible… but if you don’t understand right away, don’t head for the rubbish bin! Give it time… keep looking at the instructions, and give it another go. And don’t forget to read the instructions as well as looking at the diagram picture: both contain important information.
It’s best to have plenty of paper; so you can start afresh if your paper gets too many creases on it that aren’t right!
And make sure you crease each fold really well, using the side of your thumbnail, or the handle of a pair of scissors. This makes a much neater model in the end, and makes later folds easier to do.
Origami Modular 5-Petal Flower by Tomoko Fuse This is a modular 5-petal origami flower, in this model you need to fold a unit of the same design 5 times and then assemble the units (without glue) to form the … Continue reading →
Paper Flower have been popular origami models for years, but many of the traditional Flower models are very fiddly and far too complicated. Learn how to make many differents flower of Origami models. Instructions for the beginner and advanced user. … Continue reading →
How to make a Paper Helicopter that Flies Is it a bird or a helicopter? Did you ever wonder what would happen to a helicopter if the engine stopped while it was flying? No, it wouldn’t fall out of … Continue reading →
The longest distance flight by a paper airplane The Guinness Record Worlds for the longest flight by a paper airplane is 69.14 meters (226 feet 10 inches), achieved by Joe Ayoob and aircraft designer John M. Collins (both USA), … Continue reading →
How to Make an Origami Boat Are you fascinated of Origami Ships? Origami Paper Boat Tutorial I am a child of a shipman and l was attracted by water and boats throughout my childhood. My parents were captains. As a … Continue reading →