Follow the steps below to learn how to make an origami squash fold.
This origami squash fold tutorial will take you through three different examples.
|Step 1: This is the first of three sqash fold examples. Fold a square sheet of paper in half.|
|Step 2: Fold the left half to the right, then unfold.|
|Step 3: Fold the top left corner down to the center.|
|Step 4: Open the left flap and squash down as shown.|
|Step 5: Here's the second example. With a square sheet of paper folded in half like before, fold the left edge to the center, then unfold.|
|Step 6: Now fold the top left corner down to the crease you just made.|
|Step 7: Open that flap and squash down as shown.|
|Step 8: This is the third example of the squash fold. With a square sheet of paper rotated to resemble a diamond, fold the top corner down to the bottom corner. Now you should have an upside down triangle.|
|Step 9: Fold the right edge of the triangle to the center, then unfold.|
|Step 10: Open that flap and squash down as shown.|