These instructions will show you how to make an easy origami grave stone, a perfect model to fold around Halloween. This model looks best if you use two coloured paper. If you’ve never folded anything before you should take a quick look at our Beginner’s Guide which will teach you all the basic folds and techniques.

Grave Step 1

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

Grave Step 2

Step 2) Fold the corners towards the centre along the dotted lines but don’t fold them all the way to the centre.

Grave Step 3

Step 3) Fold both sides in along the dotted lines.

Grave Step 4

Step 4) Fold the bottom up along the dotted lines.

Grave Step 5

Step 5) Fold and unfold the paper along the dotted line.

Grave Step 6

Step 6) Fold The top part of the paper down along the dotted line to the crease from the previous step.

Grave Step 7

Step 7) Fold the top down along the dotted line again.

Grave Step 8

Step 8) Fold both sides behind the model along the dotted lines.

Grave Step 9

Step 9) Fold the top two corners in behind the model along the dotted lines.

Grave Step 20

The complete grave stone

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