This Instructable will show you how to make a ninja throwing star out of paper.
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Step 1: Folds 1 and 2
Fold the paper in half "hot-dog style" (longways). Then, fold it in half again.
Step 2: Folds 3 and 4
Fold over both ends of the paper as shown, then flip over the paper.
Step 3: Folds 5 and 6
Fold in the ends.
Step 4: Folds 7 and 8
Fold the opposite corners down, as shown.
Step 5: Folds 9 and 10
Fold in both ends to get a diamond shape.
Step 6: Repeat
Repeat steps 1-5 (folds 1-10) again to get a second diamond.
Step 7: Stack and Fold
Open the two diamonds and stack them as shown. Make sure the triangles are.facing the same direction. Next, fold one of the diamonds closed over the other, then close the second diamond. Add tape to secure.
Step 8: Done!!!
Congratulations! You now have a paper ninja star! To throw, hold one of the points like a dart, and flick down your wrist as you let go. Thanks for viewing! Enjoy!!!
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