These instructions will show you how to make an easy origami gorilla from a single square sheet of paper. If you’ve never folded anything before we recommend you check out our Beginner’s Guide which will show you all the basic skills and techniques.
Step 1) Fold and unfold the paper in half both ways.
Step 2) Fold the top corner of the paper to the centre.
Step 3) Fold the tip back up along the dotted line.
Step 4) Turn the paper over.
Step 5) Fold both sides along the dotted lines and then unfold them.
Step 6) Fold both sides and the bottom along the dotted lines.
Step 7) Fold along the dotted lines. These are creases that you made earlier.
Step 8) Fold the top of the paper down along the dotted line.
Step 9) Fold the paper in half.
Step 10) Fold and unfold the paper along the dotted line.
Step 11) Open the paper along the crease from the previous step and Squash Fold it flat.
Step 12) Rotate the paper about 90 degrees.
Step 13) Fold the paper along the dotted lines on each side.
Step 14) Fold the paper out and along the dotted line to make the front leg.
The complete gorilla
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