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Create an origami container that resembles a takeout container.Materials needed-I recommend a 6-9 inch square this will work just fine with copy paper...
Take your square and fold in half on the diagonal. Open it up and fold the other diagonal.
Fold in half lengthwise, but only crease on the outer edges. Open it up rotate the paper 90 degrees and do the same thing.
Take the bottom edge and fold to the crease mark in the middle. Make a crease mark on the outer edges. Do this for the other three edges.
Fold the bottom edge up to the first crease mark (its a quarter mark) and crease on the outer edges. Do this on all four sides.
What you are creasing now is going the be the bottom of the container. Take the bottom edge and fold it up to the highest crease mark. You are only...
This is what it should look like.
Pinch the diagonal crease to the center square.
take the diagonal and fold it over to the center crease line and make a new crease in the paper behind. Do the same thing to the other diagonal on th...
This is what step 8 looks like from the inside.
Fold the flaps over the edge and then undo.
Fold the little tips over each other and tuck into the pocket.
Tips tucked in.
Fold tip down to the center crease line.
Open pocket and fold in on original creases from step 10
Step 13 finished. Now complete steps 6-13 on the other side.
This is what the container currently looks like.
You can leave this as is, but if you want Underneath the side lies a fold crease. Gently pinch down the crease. The line goes from the vertex at the...
This is the finished container. The first was done out of a foil square this purple one is out of vellum.
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