How to apply a balloon-fold in origami

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inside reverse-fold in origami




This page is for those who want the instructions to apply a balloon-fold in origami.

Balloon-fold consists of two diagonal valley-folds and one horizontal mountain-fold.


This technique is usually used to make a base called a balloon base.

balloon-fold in origami: front side of paper


The "balloon-fold" symbol is represented by two valley-folded and one mountain-folded lines.