There are various ways to make origami of a star. For this 4 pointed origami star, you will be needing a piece of paper and this 10 step procedure. It is highly recommended to use paper that has color on the side. That way it is easier to follow the instruction as illustrated below.
Difficulty Level : Intermediate
Get a square piece of paper and face the colored side down. Create crease lines along the dashed lines by valley folding each of the horizontal and vertical lines and then unfolding it.
The second step is to fold along the diagonal lines as shown. Crease the origami paper well and unfold.
Make another diagonal fold as illustrated above.
Again, make another diagonal fold as illustrated above.
The crease marks made from step 1 to 4 should now look like this. Fold 1/3 of the origami paper to the right side.
Pull the corner from the yellow dot shown down to the other yellow dot then flatten it. Use the creases made as a guide.
Repeat step 6 by connecting the yellow dots as illustrated above. Use the arrow and crease lines made as a guide.
Again, repeat step 6 along the yellow dots as shown. Follow the direction of the arrow for guidelines.
There’s a flap inside the right part of the origami piece. Pull the inner flap outward. Follow the direction of the arrow on where to place the flaps.
Fold the upper left corner down along the dashed lines as shown.
Your 4 pointed origami star is done!