This origami whale is super easy to make! All you need is 1 square sheet of paper. The origami whale could also be used as a fish, dolphin or other kinds of whales.
This traditional origami whale can be made to have a split tail, which can be attained by making a single cut at the end, this step is completely optional.
Origami Whale Instructions
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Step 1: This is the front of the origami paper.
Step 2: This is the back of origami paper, this color won't be seen, start this side up.
Step 3: Starting with the paper rotated to a diamond, fold the right point over to the left point.
Step 4: Unfold the previous step. You now have a central vertical crease.
Step 5: Fold the lower left and right diagonal edges to the central vertical crease.
Step 6: Flip the paper over to the other side and rotate it counter clockwise.
Step 7: Fold the right point over to the left to meet the left point.