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Easy Origami Whale for Beginners

Easy Origami Whale for Beginners
Easy Origami Whale for Beginners
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Paper folding crafts, particularly origami, may seem like a daunting task for some kids and parents alike. With this Easy Origami Whale for Beginners video tutorial, it's that much easier to follow than those sometimes confusing step by step instructions with pictures. You'll learn how to craft an adorable smiley whale that will make animal origami fun for you and your kids. As a last step, embellish your origami whale with some eyes and a smile to really bring this paper crafting project to life. This tiny whale is a great way to show your kids how to have fun with simple paper crafts!

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteUnder an hour


Primary TechniqueOrigami


Age GroupElementary School, Pre-Teens

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Very cute idea. This is a great project to introduce kids to origami because the video definitely makes it easier for following instructions. I'd love to make rainbow or patterned whales since there's tons of different kinds of Origami paper out there!

These whales are super cute. The blue paper is bright, but I'm guessing some could be made in gray or white for some variety. It would be fun to make more than one and vary the colors. The video makes it easy to follow the instructions.


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