Traditional origami base
This is one of the best-know classic origami bases. It is named as a "bird" base, because it is a starting point for the traditional crane, flapping bird and many others birds. This base is known also as the crane base. This base is used to make a vast range of origami models.
|Pinch and lift up the front flap of paper, so that its edges meet in the middle. Press the paper flat.||Here is the completed bird base.|
Diagrammed by Yuri and Katrin Shumakov
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