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How to make a Origami Rose for Spring time!

Gabriel Moss

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Select the Paper

 

origami rose supplies

The project uses colored notepaper squares that are the same color on both sides. The squares measure approximately 3 1/4 inches and create flowers that are about 1 1/2 inches wide. You can adjust the size of the paper as you wish to change the size of the flowers.

Fold a Blintz Base

 

origami rose blintz base

Fold your paper in half horizontally.

Unfold, then fold the paper in half vertically. Unfold once more.

folding paper for origami rose

Fold each corner into the middle crease to make what is known in origami as ablintz base.

fold corner of origami paper

Form a Double Blintz

double blintz

Fold each corner into the middle crease again. In origami craft, this shape is known as a double blintz.

Form a Triple Blintz

 

triple blintz

 

 

Fold each corner into the middle crease for a third and final time. This shape is known as a triple blintz.

Make the Petals

create petals on origami rose

Carefully curl back the layers of the paper to form petals for your rose. Here, a soft crease creates the most natural-looking flower.

making petals on an origami rose

 

making petals on an origami rose

 

making petals on an origami rose

 

making petals on an origami rose

 

making petals on an origami rose
And you are finished! be sure to try making one for you and your loved ones; who knows, maybe grandma might appreciate one this spring!
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How to make a Origami Rose for Spring time!