Gliding Ghost -Video Tutorial

This two-piece Gliding Ghost (Leyla’s design) is fun and easy to make. The head is folded from the traditional water-bomb base and the body can be made with rectangular or square paper.

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Materials Needed

  • 2 pieces of printer (letter-size paper) or two squares of kami paper (black on one side and white on the other).
  • A black marker (if using printer paper).

If you are at the Apprentice Bee Stage (Stage 1) or Emergent Frog Stage (Stage 2) make sure you have taken the Origami Basics Minicourse and you have folded the Waterbomb Base

Gliding Ghost • PAPERS

Gliding Ghost • BODY

Gliding Ghost • HEAD

Related Origami Models

  • There are many models that are made using the waterbomb base or a close variation.
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Videos created for Origamigos (The Origami Spirit Membership) by Leyla Torres.

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