Viking Longboat

Fantastic Viking and Norse Themed Origami for Leif Erikson Day

October 9th is known as Leif Erikson Day, an observance that honours the Norse explorer Leif Erikson who is believed to be the first European to ever set foot in North America. The date itself doesn't really have anything to do with Leif Erikson.…

Eastern Dragon

I’m just Winging this Post Full of Incredible Eastern Style Origami Dragons

This is an update to an older post that was kind of popular but didn't really have that many images in it. I've decided to go back and add in a few more because there are a lot of really great Eastern-style origami dragons out there. The original…

Origami Dragons

It’s not the Heat of the Moment, These Origami Dragons really are Awesome

We're finally back with another post and I'm going to do my best to get somewhat regular posts happening again! If you've been following this site for a while then you know that origami dragons are some of my favourite things. Dragons are super…

Ancient Egypt

The “Bast” Origami Models from Ancient Egypt

I've always been a big fan of ancient Egypt and Egyptian mythology so I was quite excited to find a bunch of really great Egyptian themed origami models. This post was originally posted on January 9, 2017 but because I like Egypt so much (and…

Origami Dragons

Incredible Origami Dragons that Will Set Your Heart on Fire

Dragons are still my favourite type of creature to fold out of paper. There are some absolutely amazing origami dragon designs out there ranging from quite simple to unbelievably complex. First up might be the most famous and one of the most folded…

Amazing Mythological Origami Creations You Have to See to Believe

Amazing Mythological Origami Creations You Have to See to Believe

In this post we're going to take a look at a ton of different mythological creatures and figures from cultures all over the world. First up is an origami version of Sleipnir, the 8-legged horse from Norse mythology. Sleipnir is the "best of all…

Clawsome Dragons

23 “Clawsome” Origami Dragons and Wyverns

We're back after a bit of a break over the holidays! I hope everyone had a great Christmas and New Year. Our first post of 2017 features some more awesome origami dragons. Dragons are still probably my favourite thing to see folded with paper. First…

Gargoyle

Great, Grandiose and Glorious Origami Gargoyles

Gargoyles are statues that are designed to convey water from a building's roof. The water would usually run through a channel on the back of the gargoyle and out through a spout in its mouth. These gargoyles are made out of paper to using them to…

Dragon

Get Fired Up for these Incredible Origami Dragons

Origami dragons are still probably my favourite thing and there's no shortage of incredible origami dragons out there. Here's another post featuring another round of some of my favourite origami dragons. First up is one of the most famous and…

Angel

Amazing Origami Angels to Harp on About

Angels probably aren't the first thing you think of when it comes to origami unless it's maybe Christmas related. Surprisingly enough though, there are a ton of really amazing origami angels out there. Many of them are incredibly complex as you'll…

Winged Elephant

Fascinating and Slightly Bizarre Origami Hybrid Creatures

An interesting thing that I've noticed some origami artists doing is designing models that are half one animal and half another ending up with a strange sort of hybrid creature. I've reached a point where I've seen enough of these that I decided to…

Unicorn

Unbelievably Unforgettable and Unique Origami Unicorns

I was collecting origami unicorns for a sort of general mythological creature themed post but ended up with enough of them with enough different designs that  I figured they deserved their own entire post. First up is an elegant unicorn design by…