Origami is the Japanese craft of making things out of folded paper. Fascinating to do, this is a hobby craft which can give hours of enjoyment. Try our free printable tutorials below, or try the clever videos for more ideas. Happy Folding!
Here is our tutorial for a simple mini-book
And here are the instructions for making a simple box with lid
Find templates for making a mini book or box with some of our book covers on them, on our main crafts page.
Here's a link to a great tutorial for making little gift bags from plain coloured copy paper: http://www.quirkyfeeds.com/with-just-few-simple-folds/
More paper-folding ideas http://gomakesomething.com/category/ht/folding/
How origami can be useful and relevant: