These instructions will show you how to make an easy origami popsicle. If you’re new to paper folding we recommend you check out our Beginner’s Guide which will show you all the basic folding techniques.

Popsicle Step 1

Step 1) Fold the paper in half and then unfold it.

Popsicle Step 2

Step 2) Fold the side of the paper in along the dotted line.

Popsicle Step 3

Step 3) Fold the top layer of paper out along the dotted line.

Popsicle Step 4

Step 4) Fold the side in along the dotted line.

Popsicle Step 5

Step 5) Fold the paper out along the dotted line.

Popsicle Step 6

Step 6) Fold the top part of the paper down along the dotted line.

Popsicle Step 7

Step 7) Turn the paper over.

Popsicle Step 8

Step 8) Fold the bottom part of the paper up along the dotted line.

Popsicle Step 9

Step 9) Make a Pleat fold along the dotted lines.

Popsicle Step 10

Step 10) Turn the paper over.

Popsicle Step 11

Step 11) Fold the paper on each side towards the centre along the dotted lines. Make a Swivel Fold as you do on each side and push everything flat. Take a look at the next diagram to see the final position of the folds.

Popsicle Step 12

Step 12) Turn the paper over.

The complete popsicle

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