These diagrams will show you how to fold a very easy origami crab. If this is your first time folding something we recommend you check out our Beginner’s Guide first to learn all the basic folds and techniques.
Step 1) Fold the paper in half.
Step 2) Fold the paper in half again.
Step 3) Open up the top flap of paper over to the right.
Step 4) Squash fold this flap flat.
Step 5) Turn the paper over.
Step 6) Open up the top flap of paper over to the left and Squash Fold it flat.
Step 7) Fold the top two flaps of paper behind along the dotted lines.
Step 8) Turn the paper over.
Step 9) Fold the bottom part of the paper up along the dotted line.
Step 10) Fold the side flaps of paper down along the dotted lines.
Step 11) Turn the paper over.
The completed crab
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