Origami tutorial: Golden Leg Dragon  (Design: Gregor Müller)

Origami tutorial: Golden Leg Dragon (Design: Gregor Müller)


This dragon has been folded with thick foil paper Turn the main color downside. Valleyfold these two diagonals fold this edge to the middle line, but just pinch as shown fold this edge to the reference point we just made now repat with this edge! Now fold both edges to the middle, making a small square base at the lower corner turn over fold in half and unfold turn over fold this edge to the middle but just pinch the point shown! repeat on the other side fold the top of the corner to the reference point we just made. just crease the shown part! repeat on the other side fold this edge to the middle line, just pinch as shown. repeat on the other side fold the tip to the reference point we just made petal fold the square base inside reverse fold both sides fold the flap up Now collapse the model as shown open the front inside reverse fold the middle flap, making valley folds as shown. I prepared the following folds to show you the process better open the front inside reverse fold this flap at two angle bisectors as shown valley fold here at an angle bisector now fold these two angles bisector Pull out this flap as far as shown. repeat on the other wing pull up the tail as far as shown this part will roll up as you are pulling adjust the wings inside reverse fold this flap fold an angle bisector here adjust the wings repeat on the other side adjust the wings to the same size if necessary fold up this flap as far as it will go with an outside reverse fold. outside reverse fold again, the shown edges should align. Fold the middle flap down Fold the wing down as shown repeat behind make valley folds along these lines valleyfold along this line valleyfold an angle bisector now make alternating valley- and mountainfolds using the exsisting edges as a reference. make a tip here curve this part repeat on the other wing fold the edges to the middle flatten the tail and bow it fold this small flap behind push the flaps down fold these small corners inside push the outstanding corner inside fold the tip inside and then half of it outside again shape the horn shape the neck make curves to shape the legs Did you make it? Congratiolations!

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