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…

Origami Insects

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…

Origami Dragons

23 “Clawsome” Origami Dragons and Wyverns

We're back after a bit of a break over the holidays! I hope everyone had a great Christmas and New Year. Our first post of 2017 features some more awesome origami dragons. Dragons are still probably my favourite thing to see folded with paper. First…

Origami Dragons

Get Fired Up for these Incredible Origami Dragons

Origami dragons are still probably my favourite thing and there's no shortage of incredible origami dragons out there. Here's another post featuring another round of some of my favourite origami dragons. First up is one of the most famous and…

Origami Zodiac

If You’re Impressed with this Zodiac Origami then that’s a Good Sign

During my origami related research I've come across some pretty cool designs for some Zodiac themed models. There are a lot of cool Capricorn designs as well as great designs for some of the other more uniquely designed signs like Aquarius, Virgo,…

Phoenixes

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…

More Origami Insects

24 More Amazingly Realistic Looking Origami Insects

A while ago we made a post about origami insects that ended up being much more popular than I thought it would be. Because everyone seems to like them so much and because they still continue to blow my mind with how realistic they look here's…

Origami Non-Traditional Dragons

26 Non-Traditional but Still Awesome Origami Dragons

We've already covered a bunch of Eastern-style and Western-style origami dragons but there are a ton of other really awesome dragons out there. This post covers origami dragons that are a bit less traditional in their design. What do we mean by…

Chinese Mythology Papercraft

Incredible Origami Models from Chinese Culture and Mythology

In addition to origami models inspired by Greek mythology and Japanese mythology there's also some incredible origami inspired by Chinese mythology and culture. The first model this time is this beautiful origami Luosheng, the Goddess of Luo River.…

Origami Insects

24 Incredibly Realistic Looking Origami Insects

Last Updated: August 9, 2016 Origami insects are some of the most fascinating origami models there are. I don't know what it is about origami insects that make them so realistic looking but no other kind of origami creature looks anywhere near as…

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…

25 Amazing Origami Models from Japanese Culture and Mythology

Amazing Origami Models from Japanese Culture and Mythology

Origami might technically not have originally been invented in Japan but Japan definitely made a huge contribution to the art so much that most people think of Japan when it comes to origami. It stands to reason that there would be some amazing…