Learn how to make origami Yoda with this easy-to-follow step by step guide. Yoda will require two pieces of paper. One for the head and one for the body, which also serves as a stand. You can place him on your desk to protect it from the dark side. Yes, desks can be vulnerable and need protection too.
|Step 1: Start with a square piece of origami paper color side down. If you only have regular 8.5x11 paper, follow these instructions to make a square sheet. You can also use these colorful Printable Origami Paper.|
|Step 2: Fold the left corner to the right corner. Crease well, and then unfold.|
|Step 3: Fold the bottom corner to the top corner.|
|Step 4: Fold both layers of the top corner down to the center of the bottom edge. The center is where the vertical crease is.|
|Step 5: Fold only the top layer up so that about half of the triangle will extend pass the top edge. See the image.|
|Step 6: Fold the tip down like this.|
|Step 7: Fold the left half straight up to the center, then do the same for the right half.|
|Step 8: Fold the top left edge to the center, and do the same for the top right edge.|
|Step 9: Fold Yoda's gigantic ears down like this.|
|Step 10: Then fold his ears back up and out to the side.|
|Step 11: Fold the bottom corner (chin) up.|
|Step 12: Turn the paper over and draw on his handsome face.
Go to Next page to continue learning how to make origami Yoda. On the next page, we will make the body and stand.