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Origami Parakeet

The FreeKidsCrafts team designed this Origami Parakeet for you to add to your paper folding collection.

Supplies

Origami Square in a color that pleases you

Wiggle eye  (optional)

Black Marker (optional)

Instructions

Click on Printables for complete folding diagrams. 

Fold paper in half. Crease. Open up.

Fold top points down diagonally to center fold. Crease

Fold on both sides to center fold. Crease well

Fold bottom half up diagonally as shown in diagram. Crease

Fold bottom piece diagonally to form tail.

Flip over.

Crease top point down. Open up. Crease down in the other direction.

Use your index finger to push the crease section inside the fold to form the beak.

Draw on eye or use adhesive wiggle eye.

I like to embellish my origiami by coloring in the beak and adding an indication of feathers on the wings. It's your creation. Do anything you like to it.

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Bird Crafts For Kids, Early Elementary Craft, Origami and Kerigami

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The FreeKidsCrafts Team

These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.

Patterns, Templates and Printables

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pattern-parakeet

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