These diagrams will show you how to make an easy origami deinonychus, a great little dinosaur model that’s very easy to fold. If you’ve never folded anything before we recommend you take a moment to check out our Beginner’s Guide which will teach you all the basic folds.

Deinonychus Step 1

Step 1) Fold an unfold the paper in half diagonally both ways.

Deinonychus Step 2

Step 2) Fold the bottom of the paper up along the dotted line to the centre.

Deinonychus Step 3

Step 3) Fold and unfold the top part of the paper along the dotted line.

Deinonychus Step 4

Step 4) Fold the paper sort of in half along the dotted line.

Deinonychus Step 5

Step 5) Fold the paper over to the right along the dotted line.

Deinonychus Step 6

Step 6) Fold the paper down along the dotted line.

Deinonychus Step 7

Step 7) Fold the paper down along the crease from step 3.

Deinonychus Step 8

The complete Deinonychus.

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