Base for Modular Origami




About: Industrial Design student at Eindhoven University of Technology

Intro: Base for Modular Origami

In this instructable, i'm  gonna show you how to make the base for lots of modular origami.

Step 1:

start with a piece of origami paper.
Fold in half horizontal.
Fold in half again.

Step 2:

Fold the upper left corner and the lower right corner to meet the upper and bottom creases.
Fold along the creases to meet in the centre.
Fold the left corner up and the right corner down.
Tuck the corners into the pockets.

Step 3:

fold the flaps back
Assembly: look at the pictures.

Step 4: A Few Examples.

A few models you can make using this piece.



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    5 years ago on Introduction


    I want to try this.

    They sell in my town origami paper 10x10 cm.
    So I guess I could try to do 4 pieces of size 5x5cm each :)