Jo Nakashima


About Jo Nakashima

Paper folder. Dog lover.


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


Origami Flower Pot and stem The origami flower pot with stem is made from a single sheet of paper, making a good use of the colors of both sides. It can be connected with many different types of origami flowers, including my own designs, other artist’s designs and traditional models. […]

Origami Flowers




Info Daruma is a traditional japanese doll, symbol of perseverance and good luck. Fill one eye and make a wish (or set a goal); fill the other one when it is achieved. In this model you can fill the eyes by making a simple valley-fold as shown in the gif […]

Origami Daruma







There is a new reward on my Patreon page: exclusive high-resolution wallpapers for desktop and smartphones! The first one is free for all and features my origami Giraffe! Left click the image and select “save link as” to get the full resolution file 🙂 My girlfriend Camila Zeymer is highly […]

Origami Wallpapers!





Origami Devil Dragon by Jo Nakashima
Origami Devil Dragon Designed by Jo Nakashima (2015/09) (based on the other dragon) Difficulty Level: complex (but not so much!) My paper: 40cm x 40cm Black Tissue-foil Instructions not available yet! This is a picture I posted on Instagram, but the tail is a little different. The latest version is […]

Origami Devil Dragon – Preview