Today, we are going to find out how to make a beautiful origami flower rose from Jo Nakashima. Let’s get started now!
Preparation for origami flower
You can choose paper with any colors or sizes. In this instruction, you can use
Origami paper in 20cm x 20cm size for the flower
The paper in 4cm x 4cm size for the leaf
The paper in 4cm x 16cm size for the stem
Instruction to make origami flower
For the rose
Step 1: Fold the paper in half and unfold
Step 2: Divide each part in half
Step 3: Divide into 8 parts also vertically
Step 4: Fold the top down to the last crease on the bottom, turn over, and then valley-fold along the existing crease
Step 5: Fold the left side to the last crease on the right, turn over and valley-fold along the existing crease
Step 6: Turn over, fold the top left corner to the indicated intersection, and then crease only where indicated
Step 7: Rotate and repeat for 3 times
Step 8: Turn over, and make a mountain fold (diagonal) and the valley folds next to it. Repeat on the next diagonal crease, keeping the previous one folded, and repeat again.
Step 9: Unfold to fold the last one, then hold at the sides and push to the center folding all at same time
Step 10: Fold the edge down, and repeat on the other edges
Step 11: Valley-fold the corner (no reference points), repeat on the other three sides, and then shape it
For the leaf
Step 12: Fold along the diagonal, fold the corner down (no reference points), and then repeat behind.
Step 13: Make an accordion fold as shown, and then unfold
Step 14: Fold the corners, and then we have the leaf completed
For the stem
Step 15: Roll the paper tightly, and then put the leaf
Step 16: Hold firmly for some time, and insert at the bottom of the rose and fold it
That’s all for the beautiful origami flower today! Hope you will enjoy it!