Pretty Origami Paper Ball

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About: I build Knex stuff. Prefferably the ones that explode. :D

this is a paper origami ball i made one day, and i hope you like it. dont forget to rate!

Step 1: Make the Parts

here you will learn how to make the sides. the pics are numbered below.
1.you will need 6 sheets of paper. 3 colors, 2 of each color.
2.start with the white side up.
3.fold in half and unfold.
4.fold the other way and unfold.
5.the fold diagonal and unfold.
6.fold the other way and unfold.
7.flip over.
8.fold in all the corners to the center
9.flip.
10.fold one side to the half way line.
11.fold the other side in.
12.fold one side up to the half way point.
13.fold the other down.
14.follow pics 14-16.
15.-----------------
16.-----------------
17.repeat for the other 3 corners.
18.follow pics 18-19.
19.-----------------
20.repeat for the other 3 corners.
21.fold in sides like so.
22.repeat for the others.
23.follow pics 23-24.
24.-----------------
25.repeat all around.
26.fold in corners.
27.make sure corners are at a right angle.

Step 2: Make 5 More

make 5 more of step 1

Step 3: Put All the Parts Together

put all the parts together. the pics are numbered below.
1.tape two corners together like so.
2.top view.
3.add another of the same color to the one opposite it.
4.add another of the same color to the one 2 over from it.
5.add the last two to the sides of what used to be the center.
6.bottom view.
7.attach two corners together like so.
8.attach another like so.
9.attach another pannel.
10.for the bottem roll the tape over itself and crease it.
11.put between two corners.
12.wiggle a small piece of tape over the tip inside.
13.finnish 'er up!
DONE!

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    17 Discussions

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    Ecchinimrobot

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Are you serious? No, really, If you are serious I'm in shock. Great instructable! Thank you, I'm making a cute one as a gift :3

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    imrobotEcchin

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    no no no... i LOVE origami i just feel it's not to make origami with tape ( if you kept reading the comments you would have seen i corrected my self

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    Ecchinimrobot

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Ah, heh, ok. I understand it.If it calls for scissors glue or tape, it shouldn't be called origami. But hey, it's up to you to find the duct-tape-less way! :D

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    EcchinLtcheesecracker

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    I wasn't referring to this one in specific, but in general. Anyway, I didn't get to finish it and gift it, because I then found a paper toy for valentine's :3 But I think I will do this sooner or later, cause I have plenty of draft paper (that will eventually go to recycling) and some ones need to take care of all that paper :D

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    Mirror Mage

    9 years ago on Step 3

    dude or dudette your camera is way out of focus don't zoom in so close

    yayayayay I did one of the sides and its going ok so far i'll tell you how it goes in a day or when I do it, bye...

    imrobot I agree with you with that you can only use paper, and the picts should be be quality. but other than that not bad!