In this article, we will describe in some simple steps how to fold a perfect origami crane. For our crane only a single square sheet of paper is needed !
By the way, the folds for our Origami Crane are a bit more complicated. In case you still need more practice, it would be good if you first check our article “How to fold a beautiful traditional origami swan ?”. In this way you may have a great sense of achievement in no time……..
Enough talk, let’s start with folding our Origami Crane !
What is required?
You can thus easily cut an letter size sheet in it’s length,
to a square sheet ( aprrox. 8″ x 8″ ).
Please repeat “Step 2”, but now from the other side.
above at the horizontal dotted line upwards.
The right and left flank now almost automatically are
moving to the center of the folding.
In doubt please check the diagram shown.
This requires some practice…..
Step 11…..and…..finish !
FINISHED IS OUR BEAUTIFUL ORIGAMI CRANE !!
Sure, to fold an origami crane is not easy, but the result is more than beautiful !
Please bear in mind the importance with folding this Origami Crane is “Practice makes perfect” ………..
- Make sure that the folds are sharp and precise. It gives the finished Origami Crane a clean optics.
- In order to get some practice just fold an Origami Swan which is a bit more easier to fold and described in “How to fold a Origami Swan”.