Origami Flower

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Introduction: Origami Flower

In this instructable, we will learn how to make an origami flower

Step 1: Products

You will need two colors of paper one for the flower and one for the leaves. you will also need a ruler and scissors. You will also need some tape.

Step 2: Step 1: Cutting the Paper

You will need to cut your paper into 3 1/4 inch square

Step 3: Step 2:

Fold the paper in half horizontally then unfold,

then fold the paper in half vertically and unfold again

Step 4: Step 3:

Fold each corner into the middle

Step 5: Step 4:

Fold each corner into the middle crease again

Step 6: Step 5:

Fold each corner into the middle crease again. You are working with a really small paper, these folds they might be difficult to make. If you need to press down over the folds with your fingernail to create the creases.

Step 7: Step 6:

Carefully start to fold back the first layer of the paper to form the petals on the rose. A soft crease will make it look more realistic

Step 8: Step 7:

Fold out the second layer to make more petals.

Step 9: Step 8:

Fold back the last layer to create the last of the petals.

Step 10: Step 9: Start the Leaves

Cut the green paper for the leaves into 3 1/4 inch squares.

Step 11: Step 10:

Fold one half of the square to make it look like like the picture.

Step 12: Step 11:

Fold the other side of the square in to make it look like a kite.

Step 13: Step 12:

Fold the widest point on one side to the middle

Step 14: Step 13:

Fold the other side of the widest point into the middle to make a diamond shape.

Step 15: Step 14:

Fold the diamond shape in half

Step 16: Step 15:

Take half of the triangle and make a squash fold on the right side by lifting up the paper and when it is the right shape shown above press down to create the squash fold.

Step 17: Step 16:

Repeat step 15 to the other side.

Step 18: Step 17:

Flip over the final product of the leaves

Step 19: Step 18: Finished!

glue the flower onto the leaves.

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    I really like the layers in this origami flower design :)