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Paper Elephant head

Origami Elephant Head – Instructions

Fold an elephant head using the origami technique.

Glimpse of the Result:

Origami Elephant

How To:

Step 1:

Take a square piece of paper and fold it horizontally along the center.

Step 2:

Lift the lower left corner and fold it diagonally such that it almost meets the center crease.

Step 3:

Repeat this for the right side as well.

Step 4:


Step 5:

Fold in half such that the lower right corner meets the top left corner to get the below structure.

Step 6:

Turn as needed and make creases at the points shown.

Step 7:

Lift the right corner along the crease and tuck it under the triangular crease at the center.

Step 8:

Repeat the above step for the left corner. We have the ears of our elephant now.

Step 9:

Now fold a part of the ear inwards as shown to get the tusks.

Step 10:

Mildly twirl the corners of both the ears.

Step 11:

Using a pencil mildly twirl the center triangle to make the trunk of the elephant.

Final model:

Make a small dent like fold at the top center if needed.

Paper Elephant head


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