New Origami Crane (skinnier than the Traditional Crane)

New Origami Crane (skinnier than the Traditional Crane)


Here we are using a 6″ x 6″ (15cm x 15cm) red/gold duo foil but you can use any size paper.
Prepare to apply a diagonal valley-fold and then unfold. Apply a diagonal valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to apply another diagonal valley-fold and then unfold. Apply another diagonal valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to turn the paper over. Turn the paper over. Prepare to apply a horizontal valley-fold and then unfold. Apply a horizontal valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to apply a vertical valley-fold and then unfold. Apply a vertical valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to rotate the paper by 90 degrees. Rotate the paper by 90 degrees. Prepare to apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to rotate the paper by 90 degrees. Rotate the paper by 90 degrees. Prepare to apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to rotate the paper by 90 degrees. Rotate the paper by 90 degrees. Prepare to apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply a slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Apply another slanted valley-fold and then unfold. Prepare to turn the paper over. Turn the paper over. Prepare to apply an inside reverse-fold. Apply an inside reverse-fold. Prepare to apply an outside reverse-fold. Apply an outside reverse-fold. Prepare to rotate the model by 180 degrees. Rotate the model by 180 degrees. Prepare to apply an inside reverse-fold. Apply an inside reverse-fold. Prepare to apply an outside reverse-fold. Apply an outside reverse-fold. Prepare to rotate the model by 90 degrees. Rotate the model by 90 degrees. Prepare to apply an inside reverse-fold. Apply an inside reverse-fold. Prepare to apply an outside reverse-fold. Apply an outside reverse-fold. Prepare to rotate the model by 180 degrees. Rotate the model by 180 degrees. Prepare to apply an inside reverse-fold. Apply an inside reverse-fold. Prepare to apply an outside reverse-fold. Apply an outside reverse-fold. Gather all four flaps to make it flat. Prepare to lift the front layer. Lift the front layer. Prepare to apply two valley-folds. Apply two valley-folds. Prepare to fold the flap back. Fold the flap back. Prepare to turn the model over. Turn the model over. Prepare to lift the front layer. Lift the front layer. Prepare to apply two valley-folds. Apply two valley-folds. Prepare to fold the flap back. Fold the flap back. Prepare to apply a horizontal valley-fold. Apply a horizontal valley-fold. Prepare to turn the model over. Turn the model over. Prepare to apply a horizontal valley-fold. Apply a horizontal valley-fold. Prepare to apply two valley-folds. Apply two valley-folds. Prepare to turn the model over. Turn the model over. Prepare to apply two valley-folds. Apply two valley-folds. Prepare to apply a vertical valley-fold. Apply a vertical valley-fold. Prepare to turn the model over. Turn the model over. Prepare to apply a vertical valley-fold. Apply a vertical valley-fold. Prepare to apply a horizontal valley-fold. Apply a horizontal valley-fold. Prepare to turn the model over. Turn the model over. Prepare to apply a horizontal valley-fold. Apply a horizontal valley-fold. Prepare to apply a vertical valley-fold. Apply a vertical valley-fold. Prepare to turn the model over. Turn the model over. Prepare to apply a vertical valley-fold. Apply a vertical valley-fold. Prepare to apply a horizontal valley-fold. Apply a horizontal valley-fold. Prepare to turn the model over. Turn the model over. Prepare to apply a horizontal valley-fold. Apply a horizontal valley-fold. Prepare to pull both head and tail down. Pull both head and tail down. Prepare to apply a pleat-fold consisting of both mountain and valley-folds. Apply a pleat-fold consisting of both mountain and valley-folds. Work on details to make everything right. If you want, you can make the body to have a more volume. Congratulation!
You have completed making a new origami crane.

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