Introduction: How to Make an Origami Swan

I will show you how to make an origami swan.

Step 1:

You start out with a square piece of paper and fold it along one diagonal, Then unfold it.

Step 2:

Now fold the lower edges of the square into the centerline. So it looks like a kite.

Step 3:

Flip the kite base over, so the flaps or on the bottom. Then fold the flaps half way to the center line

Step 4:

Then fold the flaps to the centerline.

Step 5:

Then fold the point of the piece upwards. Then fold the head of the swan downwards

Step 6:

Then fold the swan in half vertically. Then pull the neck  of the swan away from the body.

Comments

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arshiam6 made it! (author)2017-07-03

Wahoo!

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PaulyG1 made it! (author)2017-06-19

I did it yay

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Bobgoodddd made it! (author)2017-04-25

Noice

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OrigamiPerson made it! (author)2017-04-10

I made!It's pretty cool.

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Ke'maniC made it! (author)2017-04-05

Lol

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24avaowens made it! (author)2017-02-22

This is so hard! Next time put more effort into it and a little more examples.

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8544384463 made it! (author)2017-02-04

but it looks like a pecock or a boat

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8544384463 made it! (author)2017-02-04

i did it

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awesomeguy113 made it! (author)2015-01-10

this is pretty cool

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StellaJenkins made it! (author)StellaJenkins2016-10-11

it is cool! You did a great job!

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mincraft20 made it! (author)mincraft202015-12-03

i like it much much i made it '

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magenta07 made it! (author)2016-08-25

this was so much fun!!!!!

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StellaJenkins made it! (author)StellaJenkins2016-10-11

that looks great!

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StellaJenkins made it! (author)2016-10-11

I didn't make anything! ????

All I made was a crumbled piece of paper.

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mshukert made it! (author)2016-08-24

i was struggling on #6

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LexiW5 made it! (author)LexiW52016-10-06

same

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Terminator1185 made it! (author)2016-09-21

made it!! So cool but simple.

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Naeema_25 made it! (author)2016-04-30

This sucks

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magenta07 made it! (author)magenta072016-08-25

LIAR

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PranavJ15 made it! (author)2016-06-18

huh?

weird make a better one

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JackS108 made it! (author)2016-02-18

I'm stuck on step 3

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JackS108 made it! (author)2016-02-18

I'm stuck on step 3

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Keilanibaird made it! (author)2016-02-08

what's so confusing about it all you have to do is turn the thing around and fold it to the middle line

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KellyD1 made it! (author)2014-11-15

I am confused on step #3

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GretchenAR made it! (author)GretchenAR2016-02-08

It is all about making creases.

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Kangwon624 made it! (author)Kangwon6242015-04-19

okok

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LifeSimmer made it! (author)2016-01-20

I was struggling on #6

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KylaW2 made it! (author)2016-01-02

Well this was kinda hard...

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SadieC2 made it! (author)2015-12-18

thx so much but i do not get #4

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ViN1 made it! (author)2014-11-28

you make no sense!

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Kangwon624 made it! (author)Kangwon6242015-04-19

huh

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Kangwon624 made it! (author)2015-04-19

It was helpful a lot. Thanks!

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jshaley made it! (author)2015-03-30

I think hat the steps were pretty clear, but I'm just oragamicly challenged

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KellyD1 made it! (author)2014-11-15

I am confused on step #3

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KellyD1 made it! (author)2014-11-15

I am confused on step #3

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Xander 7990 made it! (author)2011-11-08

No offense bet the finished swan is sort of lame maybe you should and more detail
to the swan like maybe small little feet so it can REALLY stand up insted of it falling
over to one side.

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epuevas made it! (author)2011-07-25

this is easy its fun to make :3

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HALOPLAYER101 made it! (author)2010-12-16

I`m confused with step 3

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Ollaolen made it! (author)Ollaolen2011-01-07

easy , just flip the "kite" over and fold the outer flaps inwards about half the way to the centerline

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Roos made it! (author)2010-06-03

thank you so much i can't believe i actually did one i have an origami book but its quite complex this is like the stepping stone to much more complicated ways of making origami thanks a lot mate

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m_444 made it! (author)2010-05-19

tHANks man !!!

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lemonie made it! (author)2009-12-14

Nice - looks good done with bank-notes.

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