Origami Rooster

2017 Chinese New Year Origami Rooster Extravaganza!


2016 was the year of the monkey and last year I kind of struggled to find origami monkeys for a Chinese New Year themed post. This year however is a completely different story. I'd been amassing quite a collection of origami roosters for a while now. I save photos I see and sort them into...

Origami Animals

I Give these Awesome Origami Animals My Seal of Approval


Animals are still probably the most popular thing to fold with paper. In this post we're going to take a look at another group of fantastic origami animals. Starting off we have this great little rabbit. Rabbit, Designed by Yoo Tae Yong and Folded by Jack Dreyil Diagrams available in the Origami...

Egyptian Origami

The Bast 18 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. Everything from specific Egyptian gods to symbols, pyramids, mummies and more can be folded out of paper. First, take a look at this paper version...

Origami Animals

23 Beary Awesome Origami Animals that You Otter See


Animals are still probably the most popular thing to fold with paper. This post we'll be looking at a wide variety of different origami animals. There isn't really a theme here just that they're all animals and they look great. First up is this absolutely adorable red panda from one of the best...

Origami People

An Incredibly Diverse Group of 22 Origami People


There's pretty much no limit to the kind of people you can fold out of paper. There are origami knights, dancers, famous people and lots more. This post is a collection of a bunch of completely un-related different origami people. We'll start out with this brutal knight. The whole model is folded...

Origami Cats

25 Purr-fect Origami Cats, Fur Real, I’m not Kitten…


We're setting the record for the most puns in a post title with this one! Origami cats are a curious thing. I've come across a lot of really fantastic origami lion and tiger models. Even some panthers, leopards and other large cats. House cats on the other hand are much harder to find. I don't...

Origami Hybrid Creatures

20 Fascinating and Slightly Bizarre Origami Hybrid Creatures


An interesting thing that I've noticed some origami artists doing is designing models that are half one animal and half another ending up with a strange sort of hybrid creature. I've reached a point where I've seen enough of these that I decided to make a post about them. Eric Vigier is a master of...

Origami Koi

You Should Definitely Give a Carp about these Beautiful Origami Koi


I've always been a fan of origami koi. There are only a few major koi designs but they're always great and the koi people fold are always really beautiful. Often people use really great paper or make collections of rainbow coloured koi and do lots of other neat things with them. Our first image is...

Origami Western Dragons

27 Spectacular Western-Style Origami Dragons


Origami dragons are some of my favourite things that people make with origami and we recently did a post dedicated to Eastern-style origami dragons so it's time to do a round-up of some incredible looking Western-style dragons. When we talk about Western-style dragons we're talking about the sorts...

This Week in Origami, Autumn Leaves Edition

This Week in Origami, Autumn Leaves Edition


Last Updated: September 1, 2016 Welcome to another week of This Week in Origami where we feature the most awesome new origami uploaded to the Internet during the past week.  There's lots of interesting stuff this week so lets get started. First up is this excellent tessellation by Peter Keller. ...

This Week in Origami, Halloween 2015 Edition

This Week in Origami, Halloween 2015 Edition


Welcome to a Halloween edition of our weekly origami post featuring the most excellent looking origami I saw uploaded to the Internet during the past week. Kicking things off we have a Jack-o-lantern designed by Gen Hagiwara. Pumpkins, Designed and Folded by Gen Hagiwara Instructions not...

This Week in Origami August 8, 2015

This Week in Origami, August 8, 2015 Edition


Welcome to this week in origami where we are featuring the most awesome new origami that I saw on the Internet over the past week.  We're a day late this week because I actually got married yesterday.  I was debating skipping the post for this week but I have some time this afternoon so here it...