Origami Turtles

A Shellebration of 21 Turtley Amazing Origami Turtles and Tortoises


Just as there's a huge variety of different species of turtles and tortoises in real life there's also a very diverse variety of origami ones too. First up is Satoshi Kamiya's awesome loggerhead turtle. The pattern on the back of the shell is fantastic. Loggerhead Sea Turtle, Designed by Satoshi...

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 Tessellations

25 Awesome Origami Tessellations that Would Impress Even M.C. Escher


Origami tessellations are essentially patterns, folded with origami, that repeat themselves as long as you want to continue folding. There are 2 major types of tessellations, the classic type and corrugations.   Classic tessellations are usually based on either a square or hexagonal grid. The...

Snowflake

What to Fold this Weekend, Winter Snowflake Edition


It's getting cold out there so if you're planning to stay in this weekend why not fold some origami? Here are a bunch of new video tutorials to give you something to fold this weekend.   Mariano Zavala B. uploaded two tutorials this week. One for Fumiaki Kawahata's Jedi Master Yoda which is one...

This Week in Origami, December 4, 2015 Edition


Welcome to another edition of this week in origami where we feature the most awesome new origami uploaded to the Internet during the past week.  I couldn't really think of a clever title this week but what can you do? Let's get started with this great star by Rui Roda with some very nice custom...

This Week in Origami September 11, 2015

This Week in Origami, Non-Paper Material Edition


We're back again with another edition of This Week in Origami and this week we're featuring some new artists we haven't seen before plus some of these are folded with very different, non-paper materials.  Let's get started. First up is this really cool puffer fish folded by Matthieu Georger. ...

Climb Peaks

This Week in Origami – July 24, 2015 Edition


Welcome to another edition of this week in origami (TWO or maybe TWiO) where we feature the most awesome origami I saw posted on the Internet during the past week.  There was a lot of cool stuff this week so let's get started. First up is this majestic wyvern by Philipp-Marius Kost. Wyvern,...