How to Fold an Origami Paper Crane (Orizuru)


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Anyone can fold a simple origami crane out of paper. Fold one thousand and you can make a wish! Add a thread and you have a lovely Christmas tree ornament.

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    T8tersalid

    9 years ago on Introduction

    SLOW DOWN, and it would be nice if you had the camera at a different angle so we could actually see what you're doing!

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    Frodo_13

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Thanks for the time you took making and posting, but the camera angle, speed and you hand position made it less instructional that it could have been.  Sorry, not up to the standards of the site.

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    Popsalorum

    9 years ago on Introduction

     Thank you! What I like about your video is that you show almost everything very clearly. I think that it's probably impossible to show everything 100% clearly............ unless you've got transparent hands! Still, where I wasn't sure, or couldn't keep up, I paused the video, moved the cursor back, watched again (and maybe again......) then paused again til I'd finished the fold. Then I hit play again. It worked! I've got a crane!! And it's only slightly bent!!!

    I don't think I'm ready for the paper ball yet, but it's beautiful, so once I've tried the easier models, I'm going for it. Thanks, Jennifer.

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    wasddsaw

    10 years ago on Introduction

    is too fast i don`t undere stand what i need to do this origami

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    aemg01

    10 years ago on Introduction

    keep up the awsome work!!!!!! u rock girl! i love this idea! my rating is 100!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    aemg01

    10 years ago on Introduction

    i think this is a wonderful idea! i love this idea!

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    kaleismith

    10 years ago on Introduction

    Your right hand blocks much of the demonstration. I did like the overall presentation otherwise.

    Oh my gosh i must be origami illiterate I can not see anything your doing from the angle the camera is at. UGH!

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    tay_tot

    10 years ago on Introduction

    you move wayyyyy to fast in this video. and your hands are in the way. please slow down.

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    lax1212

    11 years ago on Introduction

    your hand is kinda in the way so you can't see what you are doing in the video...

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    EL37

    11 years ago on Introduction

    I could not see a few of the steps, your hands were kind of blocking them =\