I made only the bottom of the box (as pictured) from recycled kitchen cardboard that I doodled on the brown side of. Use whatever colors you have scrap of or choose colors to suit your mood! I hung a little craft punch lizard by the tail off the side of mine for fun!
By melody_yesterday from Otterville, MO
Using the art of Japanese paper folding, you can make an attractive refuse container from recycled paper. This is a page about making an origami garbage bin.
This is a page about making an origami paper flower. A beautiful flower arrangement can be made folding new or recycled paper with this Japanese paper art.
This is a page about making an origami envelope. Using any kind of paper you can fold an attractive envelope for small gifts, notes and gift cards.
This is a page about making an origami chopstick wrapper. Put your origami skills to use or try this project if you are a beginner, and make these pretty chopstick wrappers for a special occasion.
This is a page about dollar bill origami ideas. Making folded paper origami designs using paper money is a fun gift idea.
This is a page about origami LED light embellishments. If you know how to make origami folded paper items then you can create some cute, colorful covers for a string of LED lights.
This is a page about making a toilet paper origami fan. Add a decorative touch to your bathroom decor with this easy origami toilet paper fan.
This page is about making origami turtles. You can create many interesting objects with this Japanese paper folding art.
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Where in the UK can I get a project book for 3D origami or Golden Venture Folding?
By Cliff L
I found one like it here.
Long ago and far away (when I was in college), a guy that I was dating gave me an origami flower (it was 3D and had a 3D pyramid in the center - I think there were 4 or 6 3D petals). Does anyone know how to make this flower or other 3D origami flowers?
I think it might have been a traditional lily. Have a look at this website to see if you recognise it.
Origami has endless possibilities for designs you can fold. Making dollar origami hearts is a great way to give some extra money to someone along with a gift or just as a gift themselves.
Making an origami basket is an essay to make place to store things or even as a gift basket. This is a page about making an origami basket.
With just a few simple folds you can make this easy and impressive paper butterfly.