These instructions will show you how to make an easy origami caterpillar. If you’ve never folded anything before take a quick look at our Beginner’s Guide which will teach you all the basics.
Step 1) Fold the paper in half and then unfold it.
Step 2) Fold the top of the paper down and the bottom up along the dotted lines. This will divide the paper into thirds.
Step 3) Turn the paper over.
Step 4) Make a series of Pleat Folds all along the the body of the caterpillar.
Step 5) Fold the model in half.
Step 6) Make an Inside Reverse Fold on one side.
Step 8) Pull the model apart a little bit to give it sort of a curved shape.
The completed caterpillar
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