These instructions will show you how to fold an easy origami Brachiosaurus. You will have to make a couple of cuts with scissors though in this model.

If you’re just starting to get into paper folding we recommend you check out our Beginner’s Guide here to learn all the basics.

Brachiosaurus Step 1

Step 1) Fold the paper in half diagonally and then unfold it.

Brachiosaurus Step 2

Step 2) Fold both sides of the paper to the centre along the dotted lines. This is a Kite Base.

Brachiosaurus Step 3

Step 3) Fold the paper in half along the existing crease.

Brachiosaurus Step 4

Step 4) Make an Outside Reverse Fold along the dotted line.

Brachiosaurus Step 5

Step 5) Make another Outside Reverse Fold along the dotted line.

Brachiosaurus Step 6

Step 6) Make an Inside Reverse Fold along the dotted line to form the head.

Brachiosaurus Step 7

Step 7) Make a Crimp Fold at the back to form the tail.

Brachiosaurus Step 8

Step 8) Cut along the solid and dotted line to shape the back.

Brachiosaurus Step 9

Step 9) Cut out a little rectangle of paper on the bottom to form the legs. Cut both layers of paper at the bottom.

Brachiosaurus Step 10

The completed Brachiosaurus

What did you think about this origami Brachiosaurus? Let us know how you managed in the comments!