Introduction: Origami Cube

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I recently learned how to make an origami cube, and i thought it was so cool I had to share with all!

Step 1: Supplies

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for this project you will need 6 peices of square paper. I used 8" by 8" peices and the finished cube was around 3 inches.

Step 2: Step 1

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take the paper and fold it diagonaly, then unfold it and fold it diagonaly the other way.

Step 3: Step 2

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fold one corner into the center where the two lines meet, then fold the opposite corner.

Step 4: Step 3

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Take the edge that you just folded and fold it into the center, then fold the other.

Step 5: Step 4

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Fold each end corner into where the two creases meet. Fold both sides.

Step 6: Step 5

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Take both edges that you just folded and fold it into a triangle. Make sure both creases are going the same way (it will look like a parallelogram).

Step 7: Step 6

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Tuck both triangles under the flaps.

Step 8: Step 7

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Flip over.

Step 9: Step 8

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fold both triangles in.

Step 10: Step 9

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Connect the peices. This is pretty self explanitory, just look at the picures.

Step 11: All Done!

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Now you have a completed origami cube! :D


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Moseley_Jm (author)2016-09-27

Really Cool! I would recommend it for art lovers *manly_blushing* like me lol

Seriously awesome cube

ytandeo-jones (author)2016-04-07

It is awesome. Loved making this cube

KianaF (author)2015-12-03

So AWESOME!!! Amazed it stayed together... taping it to preserve it.

LightningW (author)2015-07-25

Not very clear

John Wick (author)2015-05-03

Thanks a lot!! It is really awesome!

aFanOfpeace (author)2014-01-06

Where can i use these cubes for decoration? Can you give me an example please? Thank you!

CYB0RG CHIMP (author)2013-12-23

This was cool and easy!

shelgeson1 (author)2013-11-26

Very nice

fabspaces (author)2012-11-23

I hope you don't mind that we are using your Origami Cube technique as a starting point for our "Wired Cubes" instructable coming up.

aidanjarosgrilli (author)2011-08-02

can you glue them together to make a crane?

crios42 (author)2011-06-20

Very nice instructions. Easy to follow.

kaylaangelkisses (author)crios422011-07-20

yea.I made 3 sizes.SUPER Small ,small med., andsmall large

luc.dof1 (author)2011-06-18

It's beautiful and easy to do. Good.

thelastonekills (author)2011-02-28

is it me or is this like how they stick the cube together in the cube rose

sammyrs2000 (author)2011-02-27

whats with the finger

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