This origami bird is unique in that it can stand up on a flat surface, it has to be a raised ledge, such as a shelf, stack of books or the edge of a table.
Use black origami paper for the crow, or if you’re making a magpie or other kind of bird you can use different coloured paper.
Origami Crow Instructions
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Step 1: This is the back of our origami paper, which is usually white.
Step 2: This is the front of our origami paper, our crow will be this colour, start this side up.
Step 3: We will start by making a square base. Fold the bottom right corner diagonally up to the top left corner.
(skip to page 2, step 14 if you already know the square base)
Step 4: Unfold the previous step.
Step 5: Fold the bottom left corner diagonally up to the top right corner.
Step 6: Unfold the previous step.
Step 7: Flip the paper over to the other side.
Step 8: Fold the right edge over to the left edge.