How to make an Origami Yoda from Star Wars in 5 minutes – Tutorial (Stéphane Gigandet)

How to make an Origami Yoda from Star Wars in 5 minutes – Tutorial (Stéphane Gigandet)


How to make an origami Yoda Instructions in English. Video instructions to make a Yoda in origami Start with a square sheet of paper.
If the paper has a white side, put the white side on the bottom. Fold and unfold the square horizontally and vertically. Turn the square to the other side. Fold the top left square horizontally. Mark the fold only at the left of vertical axis. Unfold. Fold the top left square vertically. Mark the fold only at the top of the horizontal axis. Unfold the fold you just made. Fold the corners to the center, except the bottom right corner. Unfold the 2 left corners. Fold the top left tip towards the center of the small square at the top left. Fold again the top left corner. This will be Yoda’s face. Fold the bottom right corner so that the tip touches Yoda’s face. Fold the right of the bottom right triangle to make Yoda’s stick.
Make the stick slightly thicker near Yoda’s face. Fold again the bottom left corner. Turn the model over and turn it to put Yoda’s face on top. Fold the two top corners to the center. Fold back the two top corners to make the ears. Make the fold parallel to the previous fold, at a small distance. Fold the top tip down. Turn the model to the other side. Unfold the left arm so that you won’t fold it.
Mark a vertical mountain fold that starts at the bottom left of Yoda’s face. Make a valley fold from the bottom left of Yoda’s face to the top left angle. Turn the model to the other side so that you can mark the fold easily and completely. Make a vertical fold that starts from the bottom right of Yoda’s face.
Do not mark the right arm and try not too mark the fold on the stick. Turn the model to the other side to mark a fold from the bottom right of Yoda’s face to the top right angle. Fold again the two diagonal folds at the bottom of Yoda’s coat. Turn the model to the other side.
You have done all the folds already. Mark the folds again, especially near Yoda’s head to finish the model. Congratulations, your Jedi Master Yoda is ready to fight against the evil powers of the dark side of the Force! I hope you like this model and this video! Please share and like the video. 🙂 And comment if you liked it! Thank you!

26 thoughts on “How to make an Origami Yoda from Star Wars in 5 minutes – Tutorial (Stéphane Gigandet)

  1. What do you think of this Yoda? It's easy to fold and it takes only 5 minutes. Make sure to make one before May the 4th Be With You! 🙂 Please send me pics of your Yoda on my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/origami.plus Thank you!

  2. Once you have folded your Yoda, there is now a 5 minute origami Darth Vader! 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bg4qhkJphAU

  3. Now available: a very easy origami ligthsaber that your 5-minute Yoda can hold in his hand. No tape or glue required. Ligthsaber demo and video tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ITG-1GPRLsI

  4. i'm going to give this a try i was in you stormtrooper blaster vid i comment and that one made me sub. i've watch many of your vids. your so good dude.

  5. Hey dude i bet this was awesome. But at 3:56 it blasted me off in to space. It is hard i did not complete it. 🙁 I din't care i will find something else by you to fold 🙂 :3

  6. Hi Everyone! Thanks a lot for all your comments!I just published a new origami Yoda model, complete with eyes, very pointy ears, a white coat and a stick: https://youtu.be/vZAFZPGnZEo Please let me know what you think!

  7. Thanks for the lesson. I made him and a gold light saber from your other tutorial. Came out great. I'm going to try your new 20 minute more complex Yoda tutorial when I get some larger paper.

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