Contributor: Andrea Mullarkey
Description: Make origami out of discarded comics, picture books, etc.
- Origami Patterns
- Old Comics or Picture Books (Free!)
- Paper Cutter
- (Optional) 12×12 Scrapbook Paper Stack – Not Card Stock ($10/pack)
Number of People: 10-20
Target Audience: All Ages
Prep Time: 5 Minutes
Program Time: 15-45 minutes
- Using paper cutter, trim comic book or picture book pages into squares.
- Follow simple origami instructions to make shape.
Notes: Popular choices among teens I worked with included: balloon, fox, easy heart, and easy fish. A great site for visual templates is: Paper Origami Blog