This is one of the most simple bases in origami and you’ll find it a lot in very simple models.

Kite Base Step 1

1) Start by making a Valley Fold diagonally across a square of paper.  This will be a guide for the other folds.

 

Kite Base Step 2

2) Make another Valley fold folding this side to the center line.

 

Kite Base Step 3

3) Fold the other side to the center as well and you have the completed Kite Base.

 

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