Origami Penguin Bookmark by Jo Nakashima
Learn how to fold a cute Origami Penguin bookmark! In this tutorial I’m using a 15cm x 15cm sheet of paper, but I recommend using a smaller sheet (like 7.5cm x 7.5cm or 10cm x 10cm) otherwise it’s gonna be too big to use as a bookmark. It’s very simple, […]

Origami Penguin Bookmark


I created this origami Sunflower based on the Daisy flower (2016). It is similar, but the base comes from a hexagon (works with pentagon, heptagon and octagon too, but hexagon is the best in my opinion). If you don’t have a paper with the proper colors on each side, you […]

Origami Sunflower


YouTube Play Button by Jo Nakashima
Learn how to make an easy origami YouTube Play Button. In the diagram there is also a standing version of this model (the first seven steps are the same on both versions). Origami YouTube Play Button Designed by Jo Nakashima (08/Feb/2017) Difficulty level: simple Diagrams: PDF or down bellow! Diagrams

Origami YouTube Play Button



Origami Wolf
The origami wolf is the first model I created in 2017, based on my origami Fox. It requires some shaping to make it look really nice, so I strongly recommend wet-folding for best results. Origami Wolf Designed by Jo Nakashima & Camila Zeymer (01/2017) Difficulty level: intermediate (easy to fold, […]

Origami Wolf





Origami Reindeer by Jo Nakashima
Now the set is complete! Learn how to fold an origami Reindeer for this Christmas! Fold the complete set with the Sleigh, Santa Claus and his bag! I’m really satisfied with the result, specially with the lock at the end that keeps it closed in shape. Use a paper colored […]

Origami Reindeer (or deer)


Info Now our little origami Santa Claus has a Sleigh! You can put both Santa and his bag inside of it. I really liked the locks, the color changes and the curves. Santa’s Sleigh Designed by Jo Nakashima (26/Nov/2016) Difficulty level: simple Paper size: 15cm x 15cm for a 12.5cm […]

Origami Santa’s Sleigh


Info Origami Canoe Designed by Jo Nakashima (24/Nov/2016) Difficulty level: simple My paper: 15cm x 15cm Kraft Diagrams: not available This simple origami boat can float and the paper usage is very efficient: a 15cm X 15cm sheet of paper results in a 20cm long canoe. Video tutorial

Origami Canoe



Info This model is a variation of my original origami Tree using an octagonal unit (you can also fold it from other polygons). Click here to see the first version. Origami Christmas Tree Designed by Jo Nakashima Difficulty level: simple My Paper: Kraft This model requires multiple square sheets of […]

Origami Christmas Tree v2


Elephant Bookmark
Info I’ve created this Elephant Bookmark with the same style of my Neko Bookmark. Origami Elephant Bookmark Designed by Jo Nakashima (10/2016) Difficulty level: low intermediate My paper: 15cm x 15cm Kraft Diagrams: not available Video tutorial and Time-lapse

Origami Elephant Bookmark


Origami Elephant by Jo Nakashima
Info I’ve created the head of the origami elephant in june/2016, but only recently I decided to complete it with a body. There are now two versions, this one and the bookmark . I made this one seated to follow the same style of my origami money cat, money dog […]

Origami Elephant