Step 1: Materials
- black square paper
- coloured paper
*For my tree I used square black envelopes (5" x 5") that I had laying around and old art calendars (7" x 7") for the hearts.
Paper Alternatves (cut into squares):
- origami paper
- card stock
- old magazines
Step 2: Origami Heart - Paper Size
-Cut along the fold so you have a rectangle.
Step 3: Origami Heart - Folding 1
- On the "wrong side" mark the center of the paper using your ruler and pen.
Step 4: Origami Heart - Folding 2
- Fold the left half so the bottom horizontal edge meets the vertical center crease.
- Do the same for the right side. This is the "right side."
- Turn over.
Step 5: Origami Heart - Folding 3
- Repeat on the left side.
Step 6: Origami Heart - Folding 4
- Fold the the two points down to meet the horizontal paper edge.
-Turn over. This is the "right side" of the heart.