These instructions will show you how to fold an easy origami gorilla face. If you’re new to paper folding we recommend that you take a moment to check out our Beginner’s Guide which will show you all the basic folds and techniques.

Gorilla Face Step 1

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

Gorilla Face Step 2

Step 2) Fold the bottom of the paper up along the dotted line. This is about 3/4 of the way from the bottom to the centre line.

Gorilla Face Step 3

Step 3) Fold the top of the paper behind the model along the dotted line.

Gorilla Face Step 4

Step 4) Fold the top layer of paper behind itself along the dotted line.

Gorilla Face Step 5

Step 5) Turn the paper over.

Gorilla Face Step 6

Step 6) Fold both sides in along the dotted lines.

Gorilla Face Step 7

Step 7) Fold both sides again along the dotted lines.

Gorilla Face Step 8

Step 8) Fold the top corners in along the dotted lines.

Gorilla Face Step 9

Step 9) Fold these flaps of paper out along the dotted lines.

Gorilla Face Step 10

Step 10) Turn the paper over.

Gorilla Face Step 11

The complete gorilla face

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