Learning how to make origami balls is a project that even children can master after a few tries. Paper folding is a fun way to create unique objects out of just a sheet of paper and a few magical twists and turns.
The best way to learn how to make origami balls to perfection, of course, is to practice and practice some more. Once you have mastered this beginner's origami ball you may decide paper folding is quite amazing and want to make a more detailed ball. After you have created a few origami balls and have gotten the hang of paper folding, you may also choose to use the origami balls as party decorations or favors, or decorate them and hang them on your Christmas tree.
Making Origami Balls
For this paper folding project, you'll want to use a square sheet of paper. It doesn't matter what size the sheet is, but it is easier to make an origami ball out of a larger sheet of paper because as the folds decrease the paper becomes harder to control.
Because the folds are crisp and the creases are firm, often you will need to loosen some of the folds in order for the ball to inflate properly.
Learning how to make an origami rose is a good way to get started with origami.
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