How to Make a Transforming Ninja Star (8-Pointed)




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How To Make a Transforming Ninja Star (8-Pointed)

This 8 point ninja star is one of the coolest origami you'll ever learn to fold. What makes this shuriken so special is that it can also transform into some sort of round blade.

This transforming origami ninja star is actually quite easy. Just follow the instructions carefully and you'll be able to make one. You're going to need eight pieces of square paper.

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Step 1: Folding in Half Diagonally

With one of the eight squares, fold it in half by folding the upper left corner to the bottom right corner, then unfold.

Step 2: ​Folding in Half Diagonally the Other Way

Fold in half diagonally the other way, then unfold.

Step 3: Folding in Half

Fold the top half backwards, then unfold. Poke the center with your finger so that it pops in.

Step 4: ​Fold the Upper Left Corner to the Center

Fold the upper corner to the center, but don't fold pass the center divider.

Step 5: Folding the Other Upper Corner

Fold the other upper corner to the center.

Step 6: Inverting the Right Crease

Fold the upper half to the lower half while inverting the right crease to the center.

Step 7: Making the Seven Remaining Pieces

Make the seven remaining pieces in the same way.

Step 8: ​Connecting All Eight Pieces

Connect all eight pieces in the way shown in the video.

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2 years ago

I am not seeing a link to a video. is it just not available on the instructable phone app?