The kusudama consists of six modules. During the construction of the Kusadama module, you’ll be passing through several simple origami bases such as the book fold, the cupboard fold and windmill base. Use 6 squares of paper, identical in size. You will also need paper glue.
|Press the model at the point marked, open out lateral flaps in the directions shown by the arrows.||Open out bottom flaps in the directions shown by the arrows.||Open out and squash the four triangular points neatly, so they meet in the middle and make four small squares. Press the paper flat.|
Diagrammed by Yuri and Katrin Shumakov
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