These instructions will show you how to make an easy origami pigeon. If you’ve never folded anything before we recommend that you take a quick look at our Beginner’s Guide which will show you all the basic folds and techniques.
Step 1) Fold the paper in half.
Step 2) Fold the top layer of paper over along the dotted line.
Step 3) Fold the top half of the paper in behind the model.
Step 4) Open up the top flap of paper and Squash Fold it flat. Take a look at the next diagram to see the final position of the paper.
Step 5) Fold the paper up along the dotted line and repeat on the other side.
Step 6) Fold the paper down along the dotted line and repeat on the other side.
Step 7) Make an Inside Reverse Fold to form the head and make an Outside Reverse Fold to make the tail.
Step 8) Fold the paper inside along the dotted line and repeat on the other side.
The complete pigeon
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