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.
|Start with colored side down. Valley fold the square in half from left to right. Press it flat and unfold it.||Valley fold the square in half from bottom to top. Press it flat and unfold it.||
Valley fold the left- and right-hand sides over to meet the vertical middle fold-line.
Diagrammed by Yuri and Katrin Shumakov
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