Origami Heart with Wings Instructions and Diagram

As you can see, the origami heart with wings is a wonderful piece of work. It's really neat how the wings are shaped like that and are able to protrude out to the sides the way they do. The origami heart with wings is sure to amaze kids and adults alike. It also makes a wonderful "post-it" note that is certain to brighten up someone's day, but you'll have to add your own adhesive.

There are a couple of folds that require some maneuvering to accomplish, but they're by no means intricate or difficult. The pictures I took do an outstanding job in explaining the steps so there should be minimal complications.

Origami Heart with WingsFollow the instructions below to make this Origami Heart with Wings
Difficulty: Medium
Step 1 Step 1: Start with a square piece of origami paper. If you only have regular 8.5x11 paper, follow these instructions to make it into a square sheet.
Step 2Step 2-2 Step 2: Fold the paper in half, top to bottom, then unfold.
Step 3Step 3-2 Step 3: Fold in half again, left to right, then unfold.
Step 4 Step 4: Fold the bottom half in half by folding to the center crease.
Step 5 Step 5: Turn the paper over.
Step 6Step 6-2 Step 6: Fold the bottom corners to the center as shown.
Step 7Step 7-2 Step 7: Fold the left and right sides to the center as shown, then unfold.


Submitted by Ephraim Pillar
Origami Heart with Wings by Ephraim Pillar
Submitted by Cat Neal
Origami Heart with Wings by Cat Neal

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