How to Easily Fold an Origami Bat

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How to Easily Fold an Origami Bat

Introduction:

This easy origami bat is a fun activity to do, especially during Halloween.  You can do so much with making this 3D origami bat. Hang or paste it anywhere to serve as a  decoration for Halloween or make it cute or spooky by customizing its looks. It is perfect for kids (and adults) since it is simple to do and only requires a piece of paper to make. Have fun!

Difficulty Level: Easy

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 01You need square origami paper to make this bat. Any color would do, but it is better to use paper with a black color on one side. Face the black (or colored) side down. Fold it crosswise in half along the dashed line.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 02It will now look like a small triangle. Now fold it in half lengthwise. Crease the origami paper well and unfold it.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 03 Follow the dashed line and fold the paper upwards. Do not fold in half. You must leave some space on the top corner as this will be the head of the bat.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 04

It should now look like this. Fold the small triangle-down.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 05Fold the paper backward in half. This fold is called a mountain fold.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 06

To give the wings of the origami some dimension, fold the outer layer to the right along the dashed line.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 07It is now starting to look like a bat. Turn the origami piece over.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 08Fold the right-wing to the left along the dashed line.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 09Fold the top wing to the right. Follow the dashed line.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 010You now have two rectangular wings.  Fold the left wing to the back.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 011To give the bat’s wing more dimension, fold the top wing along the dashed line.

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 012Please do the same on the back wing, but now this time, fold it backward (mountain fold).

How to fold an Origami Bat - Step 013Spread the wings of the origami bat by gently unfolding the flaps of each wing.

How to fold an Origami Bat - FinishYour three-dimensional origami bat is done! Hang it as mobile or paste anywhere it as décor. Use it to spook your family and friends this Halloween.

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5 COMMENTS

  1. Spooky treat 🦇🦇🦇

  2. Really Really Nice 🙂

  3. splendid 3d origami

  4. Help full and easy for kids who does not like to make origami because this happened with me when my school has told to make origami bat

  5. great job they are so cutie

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