Video Tutorial – “Buffalo” designed by Yara Yagi

This charming origami buffalo, designed by Yara Yagi (Brasil) is an action model, a perfect little bovine to celebrate the Year of the Ox.

This origami Buffalo was created a few years back as part of a friendly competition to design a simple model using triangular shape paper. Yara’s use of a single square cut into two identical triangles is ingenious. As I wanted to share it here in Origamigos, I modified some angles and added minor folds to the body piece so that it is more stable to hold the head, and there is a suggestion of legs and rump. …READ MORE HERE…

Bonus Video Tutorial – “Mailing Stars”

These Mailing Stars are two variations of an origami figure called “Flor Leyla” designed by Guadalupe (Lupita) Martínez.
These stars are named “Mailing Stars” because they are flat and can be easily mailed in an envelope. To make all these Mailing Stars you need to… …READ MORE HERE…