Creator: Katrin Shumakov
Complexity: simple / medium
The kusudama consists of three shells. Use 3 squares of paper, identical in size. You will also need paper glue.
|This time, divide each vertical section in half by mountain folding. Then, pleat the rectangle along the existing fold-lines into the 16 equal sections.||This should be the result. Open out the side flaps as shown.||Compress the model in the middle and valley fold the edges as shown.|
Diagrammed by Yuri and Katrin Shumakov
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