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Origami Whale

Origami crafts have been a favorite craft activity for generations. The FreeKidsCrafts team has designed an Origami Whate for you to add to your collection. This also makes a great craft to make as you discuss the bible story of Jonah and the Whale.


Grey Origami Paper

 (or be colorful if you choose)


Fold paper in half diagonally. Crease. Open up.

Fold edges to center. Crease. Fold side points to center. Crease and open up.

With your index finger, press point “A” to center, easing point “B” downward as shown in diagram above. Crease.

Repeat for other side.

Turn over. Fold bottom point up and both sides in. See diagram.

Rotate 90°. Snip with scissors on bold line.

Fold in half. Crease.

Fold fin back and downward. Repeat for other side fold tail upward, separate and fold top piece downward. Glue on wiggle eyes.

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Ocean Crafts For Kids, Origami and Kerigami, VBS High Seas Crafts

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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.

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