These instructions will show you how to fold an easy origami flying duck. If you’re new to paper folding take a moment to review our Beginner’s Guide which will show you all the basic folds and techniques.

Flying Duck Step 1

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

Flying Duck Step 2

Step 2) Fold the top of the paper down along the dotted line.

Flying Duck Step 3

Step 3) Fold the paper in half along the dotted line.

Flying Duck Step 4

Step 4) Fold the two sides down along the dotted lines.

Flying Duck Step 5

Step 5) Fold the sides out along the dotted lines.

Flying Duck Step 6

Step 6) Turn the paper over.

Flying Duck Step 7

Step 7) Fold the sides in along the dotted line. Flatten the wings so they look like they do in the next step.

Flying Duck Step 8

Step 8) Fold the paper in half over behind the model.

Flying Duck Step 9

Step 9) Rotate the model about 90 degrees

Flying Duck Step 10

Step 10) Make an Outside Reverse Fold along the dotted line.

Flying Duck Step 11

Step 11) Make an Inside Reverse Fold along the dotted line to form the tail.

The completed flying duck

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