How To Make Origami Jumping Frog – Origami Tutorials for Beginners – Easy Origami

1. Take a square piece of paper. White side-up if you are using a one-sided origami paper. Fold in half sideways.

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2. Take the upper left corner and fold to the right where the edges meet. Unfold.

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3. Take the upper right corner and fold to the left where the edges meet. Unfold. The “X” creases will be visible to you now.

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4. Take the top edge and fold making a center crease along the “X” creases. Unfold.

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5. Following the creases you’ve just created, place your index fingers behind the top part of the model, push inward and fold.

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6. Create the forelegs. Fold the upper flaps upward.

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7. Fold the bottom part in half upward.

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8. Lift the right foreleg, take the right part of the model and fold in half where the edge meets the center line.

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9. Lift the left foreleg, take the left part of the model and fold in half where the edge meets the center line.

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10. Fold the bottom part upward. Unfold.

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11. Open the bottom part of the model, fold the edges outward.

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12. Following the previous creases, bring the bottom part to a fold upward folding the model this way:

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13. Bring the left and right corners to a fold inward where the edges meet together.

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14. Take the lower inner edges and fold outward making the hind legs.

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15. Fold the lower body of the frog upward, then fold downward making a pleat.

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16. Flip your model over. And your jumping frog is now COMPLETE!

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Carmi S.

Carmi is a stay-at-home mom, retired agriculturist and mother to two beautiful girls. An origami lover and craft enthusiast. When she's not folding, she tends her beautiful garden. She also loves to cook!