Introduction: Flying Lotus

This one is gimmick for Thai ordian (man to be monk) tradition. We insert a coin into the ribbons and flip it to the flower just like lotus (the flower of enligthenment). Let's see how to make it.

Step 1:

1 coin
4 ribbons

Step 2:

Flip down about 2/3 length and make 4 direction cross

Step 3:

Put a coin on a cross
flip and insert all 4 direction

Step 4:

Flip for 4 petals

Step 5:

Again in reverse

Step 6:

Roll for corolla

Step 7:

Collect the flower

Step 8:

Insert to tide the tail

Step 9:

Cut out surplus area

Step 10:

Fly fly my lotus :)

Comments

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Penolopy Bulnick (author)2013-07-12

This is really cool! How long do the ribbons need to be?

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manan3 (author)2013-07-12

Can you please make a video and post the link 'cuz I tried to do it and I was a little confused so it did not turn out at all. :/