Introduction: Dragonfly Origami
This is how to make a simple dragonfly origami.
1 Triangle piece of paper
1 Pair of scissors
Step 1: Fold in Half
After folding in half, unfold.
Step 2: Fold Down Center Line
Repeat with the left side and unfold.
Step 3: Fold Up the Center Line
Repeat with the left side and then unfold.
Step 4: Fold Across the Center
Turn the paper so that it points down and fold up so that the lines are even. Unfold and repeat with the left side.
Step 5: Pinch With Two Fingers and Fold
After pinching, fold towards the longer side. Repeat with the left side.
Step 6: Fold the Wings Up.
Do this with both sides and then turn over the paper.
Step 7: Fold Down Center Line
Repeat with the left side.
Step 8: Cut the Wings
Using the scissors, cut the wing until the point where the paper overlaps.
Step 9: Fold Wings Down
Fold the wings down so that the other color can be seen. This will be how the wings look at the very end.
Step 10: Fold the Head Towards the Tail
Fold the head in a straight line back towards the tail.
Step 11: Fold in Half
Fold the entire dragonfly in half so that the top of wings are towards each other.
Step 12: Fold the Wings Down
On both sides fold the wings down.
Step 13: Fold the Head Back
Fold the head back towards the tail on both sides.
Step 14: Enjoy Your Finished Dragonfly
Make sure all folds are well-creased and voila.