How to Make an Origami Swan With a Post-it


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Step 1: Materials

All you will need is a Post-It or any sqaure pice of paper, but Post-its work really well.

Step 2: The Body

Fold a square piece of paper into a triangle, so that one corner meets the other.

Step 3: The Body

Crease the paper so it stays in that triangle shape.

Step 4: The Body

Unfold, but make sure you can clearly see the crease down the center.

Step 5: The Body

Fold one edge in to the edge of the crease.

Step 6: The Body

Fold the other edge in so it looks like a kite.

Step 7: The Body

Do the same steps again, folding in the edge to meet the center.

Step 8: More of the Body

Fold the other edge in so it looks like a kite again.

Step 9: The Neck

Fold the tip over so it is just beyond the other folds.

Step 10: The Neck

This is what your paper should look like

Step 11: The Neck

Fold it in half, so that it looks like this.

Step 12: The Neck

Pull up the folded over tip so it looks like this.

Step 13: The Head!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Fold the tip so it resembles the head of a swan. TA DA! An origami swan!

Step 14: Extras

Always remember you can use any size paper, it just has to be a square, try and experiment with different types of paper to see what works best for you! Have fun!

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    Swansong

    1 year ago

    Those are fun to make but I always have trouble getting the neck to look right :)

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