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How to fold a Flapping Hummingbird!

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This is a fold I created, based off of the flapping crane. Just by doing a few more basic steps, you can turn a basic flapping crane to a flapping hummingbird!

Thanks for checking out my 4th instructable! If you have any problems with the folding process, let me know and I'll try to help you the best I can!

 
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Step 1: Preliminary square base folding

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1. Have a square sheet of paper.

2. Fold and crease on the green lines. (lines are to help show where to fold.)

Step 2: Making the square base.

Take two opposite corners and bring them to one of the other corners.

(Generally, the best way to understand this step is to rotate the square until it becomes a diamond, and taking the side corners and bringing them to the corner near you.)

Make sure you follow the creases you make.

Step 3: Preliminary bird base folding.

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1. fold on the dashed lines. Fold the side flaps first, having the edges meet the middle line. After that, fold the top triangle area over the two flaps.

2. like so. (make sure you only fold one flap on each side, not two.)

3. unfold the top triangle.

4. flip over and repeat.

Step 4: Making the bird base.

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1. take the top layer flap.

2. lift it...

3. follow the creases you make, including the top triangle crease!

4. should look like this.

5. like this, laying down.

6. flip over.

7. repeat lifting top layer flap.

8. finish!

Step 6: Folding the body. Pt. 2

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1. So you should have equal flaps on either side (2 on each)

2. Triangle

3. Bring out the limb, you can do this just by gently pulling it out.

4. Flatten it.

5. Repeat on the left.
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