Welcome to another edition of the weekly feature “This Week in Origami” where we feature the most awesome new origami that I saw uploaded to the Internet over the past week.

There actually wasn’t too much new stuff this week but there were still some great models so let’s get started.

sakuryu(╯3╰) had two excellent models this week.


Sheep, Designed by Satoshi Kamiya and Folded by sakuryu(╯3╰)

Instructions not available


Kabuto Mushi

Kabuto Mushi, Designed by Shuki Kato and Folded by sakuryu(╯3╰)

Instructions not available


João Charrua designed this strange sort of bug creature using his very distinct style.

Senior Bug

SEÑOR BUG, Designed and Folded by João Charrua

Instructions not available


Ekaterina Lukasheva folded this beautifully coloured kusudama.


Convolvulus, Designed and Folded by Ekaterina Lukasheva

Instructions not available


sea crab, who’s new to this site, folded a beautiful Pegasus.


Pegasus, Designed by Fumiaki Kawahata and Folded by sea crab

Diagrams available in Origami Fantasy


Ivan Svatko folded this great little dog.

Black Dog

Dog, Designed by Hideo Komatsu and Folded by Ivan Svatko

Instructions not available


Hiroaki Kobayashi folded an adorable little owl.


Owl, Designed by Jun Maekawa and Folded by Hiroaki Kobayashi

Instructions not available


This old ape model by Yoshimasa Tsuruta is very detailed and quite fantastic.

Old Ape

Rou-en (old ape), Designed and Folded by Yoshimasa Tsuruta

Instructions not available


Xu Daniel also folded Satoshi Kamiya’s sheep as well as his lobster.

Lobster and Sheep

Lobster and Sheep, Designed by Satoshi Kamiya and Folded by Xu Daniel

Sheep Instructions not available, Lobster instructions not available


Mariano Zavala B. combined two excellent models into this awesome photo.

Yakushiji Tenzen And Eagle

Yakushiji Tenzen and Eagle, Both Designed by Hoàng Trung Thành and Folded by Mariano Zavala B.

Eagle video instructions available here, Yakushiji Tenzen diagrams available in #5 VOG: 50 hours of Origami +


This elephant is pretty simple but since it’s so cute I decided to include it here.


Elephant, Designed by Jorge Concha and Folded by Rui Roda

Crease pattern available here


This is a fantastic photo by Adriano Davanzo of this insect in flight.

Eupatorus Gracilicornus

Eupatorus Gracilicornus, Designed by Robert J. Lang and Folded by Adriano Davanzo

Crease pattern available here


Sebastien Limet designed this really cool midwife toad model and everything there is one sheet of paper.

Midwife Toad

Midwife Toad, Designed and Folded by Sebastien Limet

Instructions not available


Finally we have my favourite photo of the week.  This amazing looking wyvern folded by CaptainMoon and Lynn.  There are a few more photos from different angles on CaptainMoon’s Flickr as well.


Wyvern, Designed by Nham Van San and Folded by CaptainMoon and Lynn

Crease Pattern available in VOG 2


That’s it for another week.  As usual, be sure to visit and follow all of these awesome origami artists.

Also, just a heads up, I’ve got to do some major work to this site and I’m hoping to do it some time next week.  So if the site is down that’s why.  It shouldn’t take too long, hopefully not longer than a couple of days.

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