1)Start with a square base. 2)Fold in half. 3)There are four flaps in the square base, so lift the left flap. Squash fold it. 4)Fold the right side of...
This is the first in a hopefully long series about origami. This is written as a reference for beginners, so if you are advanced or intermediate, please come here if you don't understand something in one of my models. In Bases and Basics, I will teach about various folds and ways to start models, some of which even start other bases. I am open to any questions, comments, or suggestions that you may have.
Step 1: The Squash Fold
To do this, you simply press where needed and shape the paper into the shape you want. To illustrate this, I showed the example of the fox puppet.
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