Creator: Yuri Shumakov
The kusudama – the flower ball is made up of six Lotus flowers. Use 6 squares of paper, identical in size. You will also need paper glue.
|Valley fold the top corner down along the existing fold-line.||Valley fold the lower sloping edges as shown and cover them with the top edge.||Open out the little pockets at the bottom and squash them into triangles.|
Diagrammed by Yuri and Katrin Shumakov
NOTE: These diagrams are for personal, non-commercial use only, and may not be redistributed or republished in any way without the express written consent of the creator. Please, feel free to fold the origami designs presented here for your own personal amusement and to teach your friends. Please contact us for any desired commercial use.