How to Fold a Traditional Origami Swan


The origami swan is a very traditional structure. This swan is very simple to make. Requiring only several mountain and valley folds, this origami swan is very well suited for beginners. The results of this swan may look a bit shabby at first, but soon, your swan will look very elegant and beautiful after only a few minutes of practice.

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It should make a kite shape.

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The kite should be thinner with triangular designs on one side.

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4 or 0.8 in) tall. The triangle formed by the previous step that was a triangle, should now look like a very tall trapezoid.

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Fold the crease in half again. Except with the design side on the top.

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It could be straight up, or at a sharp angle.

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