Shape of Origami Paper

 

 

 

When you are working on an origami project, the most of time you would work with a square paper. There are times that you need to rely on a different shape of paper such a pentagon, hexagon, or circle. Here I am showing how to make such odd shape paper out of a square one.

 

 

 

 

Equilateral Triangle

regular triangle origami paper

Level

Beginner

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If you want to make a flower with three-petals or a calyx with three sepals, you need a paper with equilateral triangle shape instead of square.

 

Regular Pentagon

regular pentagon origami paper

Level

Beginner

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Regular pentagon paper would be very useful for producing a model such as five-pointed star and five-petals flower.

 

Regular Hexagon

regular hexagon origami paper

Level

Beginner

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Regular hexagon paper would be very useful for producing a model such as six-pointed star and six-petals flower.

 

 

Regular Octagon

regular octagon origami paper

Level

Beginner

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If you want to make a eight-pointed star or a flower with eight-petals, you need a paper with regular octagon shape instead of square. This page shows how to make an origami regular octagon from a square paper.

 

Regular Hexadecagon

regular hexadecagon origami paper

Level

Beginner

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If you want to make a flower with sixteen-petals, you need a paper with regular hexadecagon shape instead of square. This page shows how to make an origami regular hexadecagon from a square paper.

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

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