Origami - Getting Started

Getting started with origami is simple. You only need a piece of paper and a folding surface. While any paper can be used for origami, paper which is thin and easy to hold . Ordinary printer paper is a good choice.

Gift wrapper, florist paper and even paper from magazines can be used. Special origami paper which is pre-cut into various sizes are also available. You then need a flat surface to work on. A table or a book can be used as a flat surface.

The folding instructions for most origami patterns can be found online. Congrats on Starting! You will find Origami a truly rewarding and fulfilling hobby.