Ancient Egypt

The “Bast” Origami Models from Ancient Egypt

I've always been a big fan of ancient Egypt and Egyptian mythology so I was quite excited to find a bunch of really great Egyptian themed origami models. This post was originally posted on January 9, 2017 but because I like Egypt so much (and…

Walking Stick Leaf

I (c)Ant Believe How Complex and Realistic these Origami Insects Look!

Origami insects continue to blow my mind every time I see them. There are tons of different animals and creatures that can be folded with paper but for whatever reason insects always look the most realistic and impressive. This post features another…

Phoenix

Positively Phenomenal Paper Phoenixes

The phoenix is a mythological creature that you see appear in Egyptian, Greek and Chinese mythology. Rather than including some origami phoenixes in posts about those topics I decided to create a new post completely dedicated to the origami phoenix…

African Hippo

Origami Safari: 26 Beautiful African Animals Made Out of Paper

Animals are probably the most common thing that people fold out of paper. Rather than just making posts featuring random origami animals I'm going to try to group them together into themes. This post will focus on African animals such as elephants,…

Cerberus

Greek Mythology Brought to Life Through some Incredible Origami

I've always been a fan of Greek mythology and I was pleasantly surprised to discover that there is a lot of amazing origami that's right out of Greek myths and stories. The basilisk is called the King of Serpents and is said to be able to kill you…