Happy Chinese New Year to all!

Today we’ll learn to craft this cute piece of origami to usher in the year of the rabbit 2011 (extremely exciting for me as I was born in the year of the rabbit! XD).

You might take some time to master the craft. But once you get the hang of it, the bunnies will multiply really fast! Practice makes perfect!

Origami Rabbit Template

(adapted from Origami Rabbit by Stephen O’Hanlon)

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Step 1: Materials

1. Coloured Papers
(preferably 80gsm)
2. Pen Knife
3. Ruler
<p>Thank you. Very nice!</p>
<p>awesome great job of teaching ma frieeeend;-)</p>
<p>hey great instructable! I'm trying to make it now but I'm a little confused with step 13 - making the legs?</p>
Hey! I made this rabbit but from a different paper.
These look great!
<p>Great :DD</p>
Oh how did I miss this ? I really love these, they are so cute, and your instructions are well written.
Thanks! :)
how tall are the little ones exactly<br>
If you print the template on A4 paper, the biggest rabbit is ~7cm H and the smallest ~ 2cm H. Cheers.
I was a little confused on this step until I realized that (of course) you have to end up with the bottom edge of the legs parallel to the bottom edge of the body! And now I got it! So cute!
Great instructions! My first bunny has turned out great.
Great to hear! XD
Beautiful design, photo quality, and English. I love Origami, very peaceful, very symmetric.
I like how you organized the pictures into one to demonstrate the folds. This kind of idea will really help in making my own origami Instructables.
Wish you happy, healthy and prosperous in the coming year
Great instructables, though I had qutie a fair bit of difficulties with the leg bit. <br>By the way, it's not Chinese New Year yet...
comeon.. its just 2 weeks away! :D
Aww...ok...:3 I'll let it slide then :P
AWESOMENESS! <br>i'm making a pair for my mom and dad! <br>they're both born in the year of the rabbit :D <br>
Year of the Rabbit Year of the Rabbit to wish you all good luck, good luck, Year of the Rabbit down!
Cute bunny, what do the characters say?
The characters 金兔迎春 literally mean &quot;golden rabbit welcoming spring&quot;. In mandarin, it is read &quot;Jin Tu Ying Chun&quot;.<br><br>For the Chinese, this upcoming Chinese New Year is the year of the rabbit. Enjoy! :)
<a>http://video.online.hk/watch/23738</a><br><br>This show u how to read in cantonese. :)
The symbol &quot;toi&quot; (Cantonese) means &quot;Rabbit&quot;.
it's a RaD.so nice !
Oh wow! Thanks!!<br><br><a href="http://koytube.com">.</a><br>
perfect for the coming year of Rabbit (Chinese Lunar Year)<br>很好很好。。。棒棒棒
great job, i enjoy origami very much too!

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