Origami Fish

origami fish

In the first of our series of Origami activities here’s an easy one to start with- fish. Follow the steps and show us your creations…

Step 1- If you have coloured paper, start white side up.

Step 2
Step 2: Fold the upper left corner to the lower right corner, then unfold.
Step 3
Step 3: Fold the upper right corner to the lower left corner, then unfold.
Step 4
Step 4: Fold the top half back, then unfold.

Step 4-2

Step 5
Step 5: Poke the centre with your finger so that the centre pops in.
Step 6
Step 6: Bring the left and right sides together so that the paper collapses into a triangle.

Step 6-2

Step 7
Step 7: Rotate the triangle left 90° (counter-clockwise).
Step 8
Step 8: Fold the bottom corner up a little above the centre as shown.
Step 9
Step 9: Fold the top flap over the bottom one as shown.
Step 10
Step 10: Turn the fish over and you’re done. Draw the eye and some stripes to make it look nice!

Have fun making your easy origami fish and send us your photos to help@saronti.com.

We hope you’re coping in this difficult time and your children are loving all the activities they get to do.

featured image by easy peasy and fun

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