Origami Animal Ornaments


In this lesson we will make origami ornaments with art paper, string and magnets. We will also draw and colour our origami with pens and markers.


origami paper, string, magnets, thumbtack, markers, pens


  1. Select an origami animal and paper that you believe would best suit your ornament. 
  2. Fold your paper following the step-by-step instructions.
  3. After you have finished folding, draw in extra details such as eyes, nose and mouth.
  4. And last, use a thumbtack to puncture a hole in your origami ornament. Thread and string through the puncture hole and tie a magnet on the opposing end of the string.